Checking off my to-do list


Like everyone and their brothers, I hate the taper, though I won’t bore you with tales of being bloated and a bit manic. Instead, I will share with you a few pictures of what I’ve been doing now that I’m not running 24/7 trying to reach my 80 mpw goal every week. I finally replaced my favorite lipstick with a similar one.  (It was discontinued a while ago.)  This is one of those errands I did not feel like doing, so I just wore Chapstick…

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I finally found my love language!


You know how people talk about what their “love language” is?  Like receiving gifts or spending time together? Well, MFP asked me the other night what I thought my love language is.  I drew a complete blank. “Well, I do like to get gifts, and I do like spending time together, but I don’t think that either of those is my ‘love language’.” To be honest, I don’t spend a lot of my free time thinking about how I best like to be shown love. …

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Let her eat cake


I was so hungry after Sunday’s workout, that on Monday when I went to buy produce and nuts at a market near my running loop, I went ahead and bought myself a cake as well. Most of you know that I am rather health conscious– I don’t generally eat cake — even at birthday parties.  I enjoy dark chocolate almost every day, and I certainly will order an indulgent dessert at a fancy restaurant.  But, cake?  No.  I think of cake a strange so-so dessert,…

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