Family Dinner

My sweet and adorable parents came up from Colorado Springs to take Meek and I out to dinner tonight. My dad chose PF Chang’s. Good work Daddy-o, ’twas delicious and […]

Banana Overload

I had a question last week about what I eat before runs. Usually, I like to go on an empty stomach. I have a pretty finicky tum, and most things […]

What a Friday

About 30 seconds after I posted my breakfast, I pulled out of the garage and ripped my passenger side mirror off my BRAND NEW CAR. I immediately burst into tears, […]


I’m tired of this no-grocery challenge week. I want fruit, in mass quantities. I also want yogurt. Unfortunately, the standard breakfast ingredients were eaten LAST week, and therefore are not […]

Tuna and Tofu

I came home for lunch today and tried to find something in the fridge…the no-grocery thing is proving to be challenging. I miss fruit. I did find some ingredients for […]

Thumbs up for Thursday

Thank you all for your well-wishes for my thumb recovery! It actually wasn’t too painful, and it has almost completely healed. It sure makes for a good story though… I […]

Staples and Thumbs

So, the post-work run was about 10x harder than the 5am run. I think it’s just my body’s natural clock. It likes mornings better. However, when I came home to […]


It’s not ideal – but I went with the 4 miles before school/4 miles after school plan today. I just couldn’t bear the idea of 8 miles after a long […]

Scrap Salad and Sandwich

I had the same lunch as yesterday because I loved it so much. However, to stretch it a little more – I added a TON of lettuce. Like ½ head […]

Oats for Running

On mornings that I have a hard workout – like today – I like to have oatmeal as a way of patting myself on the back. It makes it special […]

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