The Broncos game was SO fun! I had never been to a NFL game before, and it was very entertaining! Some highlights: My brother-in-law got chosen to catch the pre-game […]

Successful Clean Out

This is our fridge. I am saving the goodies in the bottom right drawer (3 zucchinis, 1 bell pepper and a ½ lemon) for dinner tonight. We also have hummus […]

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 […]