Archive for October, 2009

Free and Raw Food

I am astounded at how generous the families of my students are. Without fail, I have gotten a “treat” (or 3) each day for…I don’t even remember. A month?! Sometimes […]

Smells Like Fall…

Good Morning! The first thing to go when work gets busy is my intake of protein. It is so much easier and (for me) more satisfying to eat fruit, bread […]

Day Off

Hello there! Good to be back. Yesterday was a long one – at school from 7am – 8:30pm. I had parent teacher conferences yesterday and today – and then next […]


This weekend was full of food highlights. Let me share. Last night we went to Blockbuster for the first time in forever (we had a gift card) and got the […]

Mostly Lazy Day

I had plans for my LAST “long” run before my race next weekend, however….I woke up to 18*F and snow. So I watched a movie and tried a new recipe […]


Colorado is crazy. Yesterday was snow. Today was sun. (Yeah, that’s my reflection in the window.) But I’m not complaining. We are supposed to get a big storm tomorrow. I […]


Baking went well last night. In fact, I may have gone a little overboard. However, the cookies are in the freezer, and the coffee cake is going to school. I […]

Uh, Fall?

Colorado decided to boycott fall, and move right on to winter. I’m pretty upset about it. Like a moron, I promised my kiddos that we could go out for extra […]

Is it possible…

…that I am turning into a savory person?! Nah. Couldn’t be. Probably just a weird phase. In any case. It is FAAREEZING here, and it is supposed to snow for […]

Yes, I want a latte.

The end of the grading period is tomorrow, and the parents are doing everything they can to assure their students get good grades this quarter. I got two lattes this […]