Wellness

Yasmin Shima is a freelance content creator for boutique brands and a creative consultant for the restaurant, The Plant Gallery. More importantly, Yasmin caught our attention with her many yoga snaps and inspirational quotes that go along with many of them. For this installment of Otter Workout, we are going to...
Mary Helen Bowers is the founder of Ballet Beautiful. She trained at the School of American Ballet in Manhattan and later danced with the New York City Ballet for a decade where she performed at NYC's Lincoln Center, among other places around the world. Mary Helen was also the personal trainer...
Body by Simone crossed our paths after we had seen the brand mentioned by some of our fav models, such as Rosie Huntington-Whiteley and Chrissy Teigen. Simone De La Rue is the founder of Body by Simone (BBS) and began her athletic career with training in classical ballet. The mission of...
Michelle Thomas and Debby Siegel are the duo behind YoGoGirls. The fitness branding agents are self-described, "spirited yogini cyclist edge-dwellers, inspiring with images and words." Yoga + Cycling + Inspiration!? Yep, it's looking good. We have more though... "Playing on land and sea, you'll find us on a mat, bike, paddleboard or rock," the...
Models often get stereotyped as being feeble. As we are fans of health here at MalenDyer, we were excited to see more and more models taking up a sport that may not seem to go hand-in-hand with models. That sport is boxing! We love debunking model stereotypes and this is one that...
Anyone who follows Chrissy Teigen on social media or read any number of her interviews knows she loves food. The preparing and cooking of the food is what Chrissy seems to really enjoy. RELATED: Models and Food | Otter Living - Jet Set: Model Edition As we await for the release of...
When we get sun-filled days in New York City, you may think we are dreaming about the beach. Well, we are actually thinking of a picnic in Central Park. Let's be honest. The beach is a given because it's always on our mind. Back to our Central Park daydream... Maybe we grab...
Camila Alves is back in the kitchen and preparing an entrée and a dessert that are meant to be an "easy budget weeknight meal." Camila starts the segment with a six ingredient Ramen Stir-Fry that is said to cost five dollars (actually less than five she points out) and...
On this Sunday morning, we thought we'd help you get a kickstart on your day with some yoga with Gisele Bündchen. Anyone who follows Gisele and most likely even if you don't, knows about her passion for yoga. Whether she's in Costa Rica, Brazil or in Boston, she is often snapping...
Should you buy organic or not? This topic has been one debated many times over. As MD was born in Southern California, we were exposed to a lot of this discussion. We can see both sides of the argument and do respect some of the comprises that have come through, such as...