Cooking · Dinner · Food · Running · Workout

The New Year

Happy New Year, blog readers! I hope you all had a wonderful first day of the year. For me the day started off with a real treat – a breakfast of Kodiak Cakes (we have the mix with extra protein and the SC made the flapjacks with milk and an egg which adds more protein!),…… Continue reading The New Year


What Does Cold Weather Mean To You?

I woke up this morning thinking about cold weather. What does cold weather meant to you? To me, cold weather means getting out some of my favorite pieces of clothing. It means North Face & Patagonia down jackets, Ugg boots, wool hats, wool sweaters, warm down comforters, and so much more. I just love fall…… Continue reading What Does Cold Weather Mean To You?

Breakfast · Dinner · Lunch · Walk

A Five Day Work Week?

This week I have to go to work five whole days in a row. What!? It has been a long while since I had to work a five day work week. My body sort of does not remember what that means. Ugh. Last night, post Downton Abbey, I set my alarm for 5:55 AM. Yuck!…… Continue reading A Five Day Work Week?

Breakfast · Dinner · Lunch

October Weekends

I just love weekends in October. This October seems to be a bit more rainy than others I remember, but I am still doing a lot of fun autumn activities. This weekend we have focused on great food. Yesterday for lunch I was treated to a homemade open faced tuna melt – I loved it:…… Continue reading October Weekends

Dinner · Running · Workout

2012 – Day 24: The Nitty Gritty

Ok, so no one said running was easy, or pretty. Sometimes the things you have to deal with are down right disgusting. Blisters anyone? Bleeding nipples? <– Ok, I’ve only had a couple of my guy friends experience this horrible issue, but it is one of the more disheartening aspects of this sport) Being hit…… Continue reading 2012 – Day 24: The Nitty Gritty


2012 – Day 23: Happy New Year!!!

Hi there blog readers – Happy New Year! It is officially the year of the Dragon, and I hope this means good things for me because I am a double, fire dragon. 🙂 Do you know your Chinese Zodiac sign? I hope that you all had a great weekend. Did yours go by as quickly…… Continue reading 2012 – Day 23: Happy New Year!!!


Friday already??

It has just been one of those weeks. Everything seemed to be on fast forward, and somehow it is already Friday. I do not understand! But I am not complaining. Tuesday night I had an amazing salad for dinner that my mom made! I had some red wine and bread, too. It was an amazing…… Continue reading Friday already??