Ah, it’s been a while since I did a five things, Friday post. This week my 5 things come with photos of a few of my favorite things this week…because isn’t every good blog post filled with pics? Here goes: First…tonight I had a day off because I am working the next 6 days and IL… Continue reading Five things, Friday
With not having much of a break last week, well, no break at all in fact-I realized I’ve been slacking on the blog the last few days. Ack…my bad! Having had worked New Year’s day, I decided to make the very most of this weekend with my family. I work next weekend, so we decided to… Continue reading Weekend wrap up and goals…
I wrote my last post, pretty down in the dumps, wishing the Christmas fairies would sprinkle their dust on me. I was being a bah hum bug, and truly was getting on my own nerves. But last month, after some shifting of funds, saving money, and using the hubbies travel points we were able to… Continue reading I think I found it…
As of late, the dreary, cold, and bleak winter days have left me with little motivation to run. In fact, I only ran once last week and probably because I put it out there for all to see in order to hold myself accountable. I’m just not feeling it again this winter. Although our temps are… Continue reading Gravitational pull
I’ve been trying to expand my normal mid-week meals, so decided to try a version of Orange Chicken after doing some research. As most of you know, I never strictly follow recipes, more so use them as guidelines. Here’s my version of Orange Chicken, made easy… Chicken: Cube 6 chicken thighs-I prefer the thigh as… Continue reading Orange Chicken recipe…who needs take out?
I’ll admit I needed a couple extra days off after the last few weeks of work. But…I have a job, and for that I am thankful. The much needed break called for me to take the day after Thanksgiving off, which I am SOOO glad I did. I don’t have a lot of time saved… Continue reading Weekend wrap up
I went into this race with few expectations. I got lazy (too busy more so) with my training and just prayed I had enough left in the tank to get this race done, and done strong. I woke up at 4 am, got ready and hit the road to Naperville to meet up with the… Continue reading Naperville Half Marathon 2014 race recap