Happy Friday evening, everyone!! Tonight I was just about to take a long nap when my mom started cooking chili. Mark Bittman came to the rescue (again) and this chili recipe gave me some energy to stay up a little bit longer. The recipe came from Bittman’s book Kitchen Express which I really like a…… Continue reading Chili



Happy Friday, blog readers! Did you make it through the week relatively unscathed? I hope so. My body (mentally and physically) is definitely a little confused with this unseasonal weather we have been having – but I guess we can enjoy it now because on Monday night we are going to see a low of…… Continue reading Friday

Dinner · Running

Two runs down, one to go

Hi Blog Readers: Remember what I said on Saturday? My goal this week is to get three runs in during the week. Well, today is Tuesday and I’ve already accomplished two of my runs! Now I am just one run away for my Monday – Friday goal 🙂 That’s a pretty good feeling to have…… Continue reading Two runs down, one to go

Dinner · Lunch · Workout


I have been struggling to find cute and comfortable shoes for AGES. I just do not know why this is so difficult for me. The other day I discovered Tieks on line, and I was so thrilled because I thought I had found the answer to my problems. I ordered a pair and I was…… Continue reading Shoes…

Breakfast · Dinner · Lunch

Checking in…

Why hello there, bloggies! I know, it has been a while so I just wanted to check in with you and say hey 🙂 It has been a busy couple of weeks, and I’ve missed checking in with you on a daily basis. But here is a brief recap. This week I brought in a…… Continue reading Checking in…