Monthly Archives: March 2013

Birthday Love! (Recipe: The BEST Cream Cheese Frosting)

I feel so blessed to have such wonderful friends and family!  I have been celebrating my birthday for days! Last Monday, Madame M brought in a neon orange long-sleeve running shirt which I LOVE! You know you can’t go wrong … Continue reading

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Another Year on the Garmin (Recipe: Three-Layer Carrot Cake)

This carrot cake wasn’t for my birthday, but we can pretend it was! It was actually for my dinner with Jess on Saturday! I also want to start by saying that I ran one mile today!  An entire mile! There … Continue reading

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Callie Shenanigans (Recipe: Tuscan-Style Roasted Asparagus)

On Friday, a recessed light in the middle of my kitchen went out.  I am short (5’4”).  I don’t have a ladder.  And I don’t know my neighbors. Needless to say, I submitted a maintenance request on Sunday.  I knew … Continue reading

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Lies: The Test of a Runner (Recipe: Oreo Cookie Bark)

Marty Jerome sums up the pain that runners suffer extremely well.  I know that I could not come up with better words than these to describe what I have gone through the past few months.  The rest of this post … Continue reading

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Week 13 Wrap-Up (Recipe: Roasted Greek Chicken and Potatoes in Lemon-Oregano Vinaigrette)

Is there even anything to wrap up?  Haha.  Not really.  I ran zero miles this week.  Unless you count the 0.1 miles I ran before my knee erupted in excruciating pain on Wednesday.  So, there isn’t much to wrap-up with regard to … Continue reading

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Conclusion: It’s the IT Band (Recipe: Fried Rice with Chicken Sausage)

Fried rice recipe at the end!!  YUM!   I would like to begin this post by saying that Callie’s “leave it” command is freaking AWESOME.  Not quite sure how I trained it so well except for tons of repetition that involved treats, … Continue reading

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Hobbling Like An Old Woman (Recipe: Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies – Take 1)

I don’t know what has gotten into me with injuries this training session.  It has been one train wreck after another!  So, on Monday I told you I didn’t run because of two blisters.  Well, on Tuesday a third blister … Continue reading

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