Category Archives: mother runner

Talk, Read and SIng: First 5 California

TWELVE…  Danger turned TWELVE last week!  I remember the first time I realized Danger could read.  I will never forget that moment as long as I live!  It wasn’t that it was poignant, or that he read something amazing that … Continue reading

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That time I realized how much I LOVE to run! My Rock n Roll San Diego weekend recap!

It’s funny how people change, isn’t it?  Bit by bit, day by day, until one day, they wake up and they are different and you hadn’t even realized it.  It’s even stranger when the person who has changed is YOU!  … Continue reading

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Week 4 of Wineglass Training

  Oops!  I’m a few weeks behind.  I know you are all SHOCKED that I am juggling one too many balls and one dropped!  The good news is I am on vacation this week and I’ve had a fantastic and … Continue reading

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I’ve been MIA but I am back!! a quick recap of the last 2 weeks

My days have been filled with summer chaos and busy days at work since I returned from vacation and I haven’t been able to get a handle on things.  My apologies for the lack of updates.  I think I have … Continue reading

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Lilac Festival 10k Race Recap

Have you ever registered for a race at 2 am when you couldn’t sleep?  Admit it…  you can’t sleep, you get bored staring at the ceiling and you start googling local races.   No????  It’s Just me??? Okay then.  Well about … Continue reading

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I CAN EAT ALL OF THE GOOD THINGS!!!

Since beginning my ‘TransFORM’ Boot Camp I have paired down the list of foods that I include in my daily life.  When I originally saw the list of allowable food, I will admit I was a bit worried about my … Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day!!

Usually On Mother’s Day my only request is that we run…  It doesn’t matter if there is a race, or how far we go, just that we run together as a family.  Running is when I feel the most like … Continue reading

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It’s been an entire week!

Eeeeekkkk!!!  I can’t believe I haven’t checked in since last Tuesday.  My work schedule coupled with my new boot camp routine has given me tons of energy during the day but requires an early bed time if I want to … Continue reading

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Love Music and A Polk Audio Giveaway!

Polk Audio has launched a site for “The Love Music Project“. Polk launched this site to encourage users to talk about their personal relationship with music.  I love that a brand committed to developing and delivering great sounds to their … Continue reading

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Need a Healthy Alternative to Take Out? A Schwan’s Home Delivery Review!

As we are getting ready for vacation here I have been scaling back on the groceries so that we don’t have as much to clean out of the fridge and freezer when we leave.  It also means Rob and I … Continue reading

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