Monthly Archives: April 2013

I Leave for India TOMORROW! (Recipe: Cake Batter Brownie Snack Cake)

In light of going to India tomorrow for Sapna’s wedding, I thought I should finally go back to that second photography class I took forever ago but never talked about!  Because I WILL be taking hundreds of photos.  There is … Continue reading

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Sitting on our Bums (Recipe: Snickerdoodle Bread)

You’ll get the recipe for this at the end: So most of us, including me, sit on our bums all day at work in front of a computer.  We all know that this isn’t the healthiest way to spend the … Continue reading

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What’s Next on the Docket? (Recipe: Chicken Wild Rice Soup)

Now that Boston is over, what is next? Well, I was supposed to participate on a 50K relay team yesterday with folks from my office which I was super excited about, but I bowed out on Friday because my legs … Continue reading

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Some Final Thoughts on Boston (Recipe: Jeweled Couscous)

Today I read this CNN iReport that was truly moving.  It really is a testament to marathoners and what the attacks on the Boston Marathon intended to destroy.  In case you do not feel like reading all of it, I … Continue reading

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Pre-Race Shenanigans Including the Birthday Run! (Recipe: Oreo Icebox Cake)

Now that you know about my race and my “post-race party”, there were quite a few pre-race shenanigans that went down. Kim and I left for Boston Friday after work.  We took the three hour bus to Chicago. The bus … Continue reading

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My Post-Race Party (Recipe: Pizza Hummus)

First, I want to say thank you to everyone who called, texted, emailed and messaged me on Monday asking about my safety and the safety of my friends. It is unbelievably reassuring to know that I have so many people … Continue reading

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I Ran THE Boston Marathon!

I want to start out by thanking all of the AMAZING volunteers, medics, organizers and runners of the 117th Boston Marathon.  Your efforts are so greatly appreciated. I also must thank all of my supporters–all of you who tracked me, … Continue reading

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