Family · Fitness · Just my Thoughts

Good Bye, 2010!

I started out the morning writing a year in review post that did not involve my running at all.  I realized by the time I was 3/4 of the way done, that was pretty boring and there were just a few highlights from my year.  Some did involve running – mine or someone else’s –… Continue reading Good Bye, 2010!

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Goals or Aspirations or Resolutions

In a quick glance, the three words – goals, aspirations, resolutions – may all look and mean the same to you and to me.  This is not the case at all.  If you are sitting around trying to figure out what your resolutions for the New Year are going to be, you are probably setting… Continue reading Goals or Aspirations or Resolutions

Art · Just my Thoughts

Homemade Ornaments

Thanks to Heather at Then Heather Said, I joined a homemade ornament swap this year.  I absolutely love to make ornaments.  I have been letting my crafty self go and ignoring it quite a bit but not this Christmas.  I love to make things – especially ornaments – but do realize that making just one… Continue reading Homemade Ornaments

Just my Thoughts · Recipes

Spice Cookies

The email said “Spruced-Up Spice Cookies.”  I have to be honest.  I am sort of an instant gratification girl when it comes to baking.  I want to make the dough and plop whatever in the oven and have baked goods shortly there after, maybe an hour or so if I am talking breads.  I am… Continue reading Spice Cookies

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Lunch with Local Social Media Mavens

Those of you that follow me frequently will recall that I received a grand jury summons back in April.  I was a bit taken back at the “wide” representation in the jury pool – just how do we type with sarcasm? – but am very happy that I was chosen as I met some very… Continue reading Lunch with Local Social Media Mavens