Category Archives: Fitness

My Christmas Cookie Baking Tradition

This weekend I was the host for our annual Christmas cookie baking tradition. It started innocently enough 19 years ago, with three of us thinking that getting together to bake our holiday cookies would be a fun way to catch up while … Continue reading

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Wrapping Up November

Woosh! That’s my November whizzing by. And what a month it was. I’ve been in Bolder, Phoenix, Chicago, and home. I ran a Half Marathon. I turned 50. I visited my Mom in the hospital. Still, with enough professional make-up, … Continue reading

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Filling My Cup Along The Mount Vernon Trail

I’m not going to lie, last week was rough. My Mom was in the hospital recovering from her hip surgery. I had a lot going on at work and had to push back on clients trying to pile on more … Continue reading

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November Runfessions

I hope you all had a great Thanksgiving and didn’t stay out too late chasing early Black Friday deals. For some reason, I bet most of us in this corner of the web prioritized turkey trots over midnight door-busters. I … Continue reading

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Taking Up Space

If you saw my Friday Five post, you know that I hit the big 5-0 last week. If you read my Friday Five post, you know that I am starting my fifty-first trip around the sun feeling loved, lucky, and … Continue reading

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