Just my Thoughts · Product Reviews

Dr. Scholl’s Active Series Insoles – Product Review

Just a heads up! I received this product for review free of charge from Influenster.com. All opinions, as always, are my own. Even though I am an avid Birkenstock wearer these days, mention Dr. Scholl’s and my mind goes to sandals I wouldn’t be caught dead in as a teen. Well, the brand has grown… Continue reading Dr. Scholl’s Active Series Insoles – Product Review

Family · Food · Just my Thoughts

Where Did I Go?

Where, oh where, did I go? Absolutely nowhere. When I started this post, it was all about photographing the inaugural Hambletonian Marathon and Good Time Trotters Relay. Then, I found out I could share via Flickr and moved that post to this other method. So now, where did I go? I went grocery shopping. The… Continue reading Where Did I Go?

Fitness · Just my Thoughts

Hambletonian Marathon & Good Time Trotters Relay

Hambletonian Marathon & Good Time Trotters Relay, a set on Flickr. Where, oh where, did I go? Absolutely nowhere. Not this past weekend but the weekend before was very busy. I was longing for a quiet week but that was not to happen due to the activities of the weekend. I photographed at mile 21… Continue reading Hambletonian Marathon & Good Time Trotters Relay

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What’s Up and How I Reacted?

I just read Danielle LaPorte’s latest piece entitled “Break the law, bag the contract, ignore your lawyer, be yourself.” I came away thinking I had definitely done something right over the past almost year. Almost a year ago, I got an email from my soon-to-be ex. You’ll notice that there is a new phrase out… Continue reading What’s Up and How I Reacted?

Just my Thoughts · Politics

Shutdown! Shut Up!

No, I do not want those who are talking and writing about the current US government mess to shut up. I want government to shut up and do their flipping jobs. I worked in politics for about eight years. I saw all kinds of good and bad. I saw the polarization that parties create and… Continue reading Shutdown! Shut Up!

Just my Thoughts · Politics

Texting on the Road

At the end of last month, New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo announced new texting sign on state roadways. Realize that back on either June or July 1st, the fine for texting while driving went up to $150 and 5 points on your license. Also realize that in New York, you receive tickets for three… Continue reading Texting on the Road

Fitness · Just my Thoughts

Packing for a Relay

This is a part of the series of posts regarding my experience running the Ragnar Relay series in the Adirondacks. I spent quite some time scouring the internet for lists of what to pack for a Ragnar Relay. I’ve read all kinds of lists but seemed to fall back on the one created by Sarah… Continue reading Packing for a Relay

Food · Just my Thoughts · Product Reviews

Giovanni Rana Pasta – a Product Review

My Ragnar Relay team received Giovanni Rana pasta free of charge, as a sponsor of our team. I did not take part in the preparation but did take part in the eating of the pasta. All opinions are my own. Almost two weeks ago, I had the great fortune to go to a pasta dinner… Continue reading Giovanni Rana Pasta – a Product Review