Something New

I have said (about a million times) how much I rely on routine to keep my sanity. But today I tried something new. Pre-Run Meal: And then had to hang […]

Cookie for Breakfast

Meeker found a good kickboxing workout on instant Netflix for me this morning. The original plan was to ride the bike, but it was pouring rain. Oh well. Plan B […]

Thanks Goodness for Thursday

I have a teacher in-service day tomorrow, so it might as well be a Friday! I love teaching and being with the kiddos, but a day without them at school […]

A Square Meal

It’s no secret…I’m a snacker. I love snacks – it gives me more to look forward to during the day, and then it usually prevents me from gorging myself at […]

The First Step

“Half the game is 90% mental” – Yogi Berra When the alarm goes off at 4:30am, I always want to go back to sleep. Always. The hardest part of my […]

A Beautiful Thing

Lunch was the exact thing I had for dinner last night. It was perfect because I had recess duty, and after getting pelted with sleet for 25 minutes, a bowl […]

Track Tuesdays

Nothing like a good night’s sleep and a morning track session to pop me back into the routine. With the exception of a few running gear changes (a winter hat […]


That is the only word I can use to describe this day. Huh? I woke up to cold, cold, cold Did some yoga and got a LARGE latte to warm […]


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 […]