The first day of December is on Tuesday (is that crazy or what?) which means time is flying and before I know it, it will be time to run my next half marathon, the Fred Lebow Half Marathon on January 24, 2016. While the half marathon distance isn't something I need to train for, I do want to [...]

Dark Chocolate Pound Plus Chocolate Bar From Trader Joe's

    When I woke up this morning absolutely STARVING, I thought back immediately to my previous Black Friday posts when I felt the same way and said the exact same thing. It's a good thing I am not one to think twice about the amount of food I eat on Thanksgiving because trying to make [...]

Thanksgiving side dishes

    1) I found a stash of chocolate chip cookies that I baked a few months ago in my freezer the other night. I wish I knew which recipe it was that I conjured up because gosh they were good cookies and now I have no idea how to remake them. I must confess that I picked out all [...]

What I Ate Wednesday 11/25/15

What I Ate Wednesday

  I don't know what I am more excited for – all of the food on Thanksgiving or the fact that we have a few days off after today which means no early wake ups for school or homework to yell about. Speaking of food, let's take a look at what I ate yesterday and [...]

Turkey Trot Running Round Up - Collection of running workouts to do on Thanksgiving Day

  Since we normally we spend Thanksgiving in the city, we had considered going to the Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade this year but then our plans changed completely and will be spending the holiday out here on Long Island instead. I now get to make a bunch of side dishes plus dessert which I have yet [...]

Blueberry Pie Protein Oatmeal made with Skoop's Plant Based Protein All In One Nutritional Shake gives you everything you need to recover from your run and power you through the morning

  This blueberry pie protein oatmeal recipe is super easy to make! Both gluten and dairy free, this oatmeal is packed with plant-based protein and complex carbohydrates which combine to power you through the morning. The natural sweetness of the blueberries plus a hint of vanilla from Skoop's All-In-One Nutritional Shake makes this blueberry pie [...]