Health and Wellness
Brewing Kombucha (At Home!)

Brewing Kombucha (At Home!)

  Kombucha—a fermented tea whose brightly colored bottles have become somewhat of a status symbol in the world of the health-obsessed. And with good reason! It’s a great dairy-free source of probiotics, which are extremely important for digestive health and are more recently being linked with mental health as well. At upwards of $4 a...
Friday Links

Friday Links

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Chicago Workouts to Try Now!

Chicago Workouts to Try Now!

With some extra free time on our hands and the motivation to explore the city. MODA is all about working out. That said, running outside in the impending 90+ degree weather (plus humidity) is not our idea of fun. In an effort to spice up our exercise routines, we’ve curated a list of workouts throughout...
Friday Links: Summer Edition

Friday Links: Summer Edition

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Friday Links

Friday Links

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Radiant Skin for Summer

Radiant Skin for Summer

When Summer comes and the weather is hot and sticky, the last thing I want to do is put on makeup. However, I want to achieve the “effortless, glowing” skin of Summer, starting with clean, moisturized skin, then a hint of bronzer and potentially some blush. Voila, that’s all it takes! For me, clean, moisturized...
Friday Links

Friday Links

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Fit and Fashionable

Fit and Fashionable

Going to the gym isn’t meant to be a fashion show, but it surely doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice style for sloppy sweats and sneakers! Sportswear companies have transitioned from boring black spandex tights to super fashionable yet very sweat proof gear, complete with embellishments, bright colors, and funky patterns! Some styles are even...
Decadent (and HEALTHY!) Chocolate Frosting

Decadent (and HEALTHY!) Chocolate Frosting

I love chocolate frosting! Who doesn’t? Sometimes, I even get cupcakes just to eat the frosting. Sprinkles Cupcakes even has this thing called a “frosting shot,” AKA just a shot glass full of frosting. Best idea ever. Of course, eating lots of frosting makes me feel a little guilty… so here’s a recipe for all...
Friday Links: Health and Fitness Edition

Friday Links: Health and Fitness Edition

Now that spring is finally here and it’s no longer acceptable to spend all day in bed because it’s too cold to venture outside, it’s time to start thinking about things like working out and eating fresh healthy food. We’ve rounded up a bunch of our favorite sites, articles, and the like to get you...
Friday Links

Friday Links

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Power Smoothie

Power Smoothie

Let’s get real: unless you’re swinging by C-shop for a bagel or remember to grab a Greek yogurt on your way out of the apartment, most of us don’t really eat breakfast. Not only do you have to make the meal itself, but most healthy breakfast foods don’t really lend themselves to the perpetually-late-for-class lifestyle....