Happy Monday! How was everyone’s weekend? Ours was excellent, but as usual, it went by way too quickly. On Saturday, Larry and I decided to do something that we’ve never done before in our 8 years of being together: We took the Amtrak from Milwaukee to Chicago for a day trip. Just the two of us.… Continue reading Can’t get Enough
I am happy to announce that I survived a 1/2 marathon with very minimal train (6 miles was my longest training run-on a treadmill) and while breaking the rule-“nothing new on race day” and I have very little soreness today. My mom and I completed the Get Lucky Chicago 1/2 marathon yesterday. It was my… Continue reading Get Lucky Chicago Recap
Happy Friday!!!! I’ve got my bags packed and in just a few hours, I will be Chicago bound to run my first race of 2014 and my first one since the Chicago marathon. The Get Lucky half will be my 5th half marathon! It should be interesting, since training for this was pretty nonexistent and… Continue reading So it Begins
Happy Tuesday! How was everyone’s weekend? Ours started out really good and then ended kind of a low note…my strep throat returned and a busted tail light Womp womp! Hubs accidentally backed my car into his…the worst kind of accident. But luckily, everyone is okay. Easy (but pricey) fix. I started feeling kind of crappy on Sunday… Continue reading Spaghetti Squash Bake
Happy Fat Tuesday!! How are you celebrating? I started my morning off some juice and eggs 🙂 Wild & crazy over here, I know. Since March is National Nutrition Month, I’m going to share with you some of my favorite foods & the benefits you reap from eating them, starting with beets. It wasn’t until… Continue reading Beet it!