Today is the first day of Autumn – my favorite season! I think that Autumn is beautiful. Weather wise you cannot ask for a better combination: the temperature most of the time is lovely, the mornings are crisp and cool, it sometimes heats up in the afternoon, and things cool right down in the evenings…… Continue reading Autumn

Breakfast · Cooking · Dinner · Workout

Blizzard of 2013

Hi there, everyone! So far I am sort of enjoying the couple of days I have been basically trapped in the house and snowed in. Thankfully I was really prepared with a lot of healthy food – so that really helped a lot. The other thing that has made things manageable is that I did…… Continue reading Blizzard of 2013


Good Advice

The other night I was so sad to learn that Nora Ephron passed away on Tuesday. I loved her writing, and I will always remember this one article she wrote that was in The New Yorker about her apartment in New York. I just loved it. I loved Heartburn and my mom loved I Feel…… Continue reading Good Advice



HI everyone: How is your week going so far? I don’t know about you – but I cannot believe that it is Wednesday already! The week is flying by and I still feel like there are not enough hours in the day to get everything done. Oh well! I’m just sort of going with it…… Continue reading Food

Cooking · Dinner

Saturday Night Cooking

Last Saturday was a great day. I went to Wegman’s for the first time ever and now I know first hand what a great grocery store this place is. I can’t wait to go back! Before I went to Wegman’s I had a recipe in mind for dinner, thanks to AllRecipes.Com. The recipe for the…… Continue reading Saturday Night Cooking

Breakfast · Lunch · Running

The day after…

Wow. Valentine’s Day was a baked goods fest at the office! I had my special muffin for breakfast yesterday, I brought in ginger biscuits for my co-workers and friends, there was birthday cake, there were beautiful Valentine’s day cookies and so on. Today was a much better eating day! But I will admit, I started…… Continue reading The day after…

Cooking · Running

How is it Monday already?

Hey Bloggies: So, the funniest thing happened this weekend. I never turned on my computer! It was sort of crazy – and kinda cool, too. 🙂 But I did miss you (of course). On Friday after work I had to get a small coffee on my drive home because I was so tired. I got…… Continue reading How is it Monday already?