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Raced On the Base

March 1st, 2013 No Comments
OakMonster ran a race!

This is my final original article as the Face of the Race for the Los Alamitos Race on the Base. It’s been fun writing for them!  Please give the Race’s blog some traffic and click here to see the original post.  Also, I was interviewed pre-race with both the Race on the Base blog AND the Orange County Register. Check them out! After all this time of having shared with you about my journey and struggle with running, I almost

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This is the Face of the Race

November 28th, 2012 No Comments
OakMonster.com - By running I meant...

Back in September, I told you guys I signed up to run my very first race, the 5K at the Los Alamitos Race on the Base, in February.  Being a social media girl, I keep my eyes on the Race’s Facebook and blog activities. And then one day, I saw their call for entries to be the Face of the Race, a person whom they’d follow the training and experience of running the Race.  I thought I might as well

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Five for Friday: Bacon, Booze, Porn…and Running

November 9th, 2012 No Comments
OakMonster.com - The Sticky Pig

This is NOT an SEO bait, I promise you. I never bait!  Well, maybe when I get y’all over here to see my Slave Leia photo. But that’s more of a nerd bait, really. *ahem* And now we talk about bacon. The Sticky Pig Ice Cream Cart Kickstarter I just learned that my friend Tara–the great Paleo dessert queen, Bacon Vixen, and the owner of The Sticky Pig Bacon Confections–is looking to branch out into ice cream treats with a

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Five For Friday: My First Paleo Meal, Manhattan, and Burpees

October 26th, 2012 No Comments
OakMonster.com - Anais + Tara Paleo Feast

Five for Friday is a weekly (well, almost) series about the five new things I learned each week. It could be anything from a new recipe, new skills, or a new life lesson. This is a week of MANY firsts! My First Paleo Meal Breaking news: Paleo diet is not gross. Well, at least at Anais + Tara’s Paleo Feast it is not. (For those who don’t know about Paleo diet, read here.) Of course, being the one on the

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Reality Check: Living Room Pop Diva

February 14th, 2012 No Comments
oakley singing

What the song sounds like: What I think I sound like: What I actually sound like: Thank you, Whitney Houston, for the memories of glorious living room stardom and horrifying karaoke train wrecks. Oh, and Happy Valentine’s Day, y’all.

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Oddball Questions? Nah.

January 1st, 2012 2 Comments
Got this from Despair.com

Olaina posted this article about craziest interview questions people were asked in 2011. I have never been asked anything crazy before, lucky me I guess. I was asked once about what social media campaign I think was successful. And my answer was nothing I can think of. Why not? Because so far nothing grab my attention as brilliant just yet. So there, I might’ve just shot myself in the foot but seriously. If it’s good enough, it would have had

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