Versatile Blogger Award Survey

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  When one of your best friends sends you a Red Mango gift card two days in advance of your birthday, you proceed to the nearest location to enjoy a midday parfait immediately. Love in a cup I tell you, love in a cup. Sara recently nominated me for the Versatile Blogger award! I was so honored to be […]

Things That Make Me Happy

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      Happy Monday! Or, shall I say for myself, Happy Back To School After A Week Of Winter Break! We had a terrific week, don’t get me wrong. We did A TON of fun stuff (including a little road trip to the Palisades Mall where they have a giant ferris wheel) without having […]

Thinking Out Loud – Red Mango Made Me Angry

  You don’t even want to know what happened to me the other day. I was all excited to treat myself to Red Mango on a random Tuesday afternoon since this month is Cinco De Mango, meaning, all fill-ups Monday through Thursday are five dollars, regardless of weight. Well, the above cup is barely filled (yes, I […]

Thinking Out Loud – Random Things

    1. As freezing as it was last night on the Little League field, and trust me, it was beyond freezing, yesterday morning I woke up to gorgeous sunshine and warmish temperatures….but didn’t run. Any other day and I would have skipped the plan for crosstraining in the gym in favor of running outdoors […]

Three Tip Tuesday- Eat Your Sushi


  The whole concept of a complete rest day really does work wonders for the legs. Even if you really feel like running and don’t think you need to rest, if you are truly due for a day off, take it. I ran seven miles in the frigid weather yesterday morning and felt great. Well, great […]

Adidas Update and New Beauty Finds

  I request a lot from my shoes. I know what I am looking for, I know what I need and I won’t settle for less. Here’s the thing – plenty of sneakers are comfortable. That’s what makes this so complicated. You can try on a ton of running shoes that seem to feel amazing. You […]