Family and Relationships, Grandkids, Kids

New Admiration

You never stop being a mom. No matter how old your kids get, or where your kids' adventures take them, they are always your babies. You hope that you have given them the tools that they need to live their adult lives in the best way possible. And yet, somehow you have a difficult time… Continue reading New Admiration

Family and Relationships, Wildwood


I picked a horrible week to begin my half marathon training. My day today so far: Wake up at 5am Mix up cake batter & throw cake into the oven Get dressed and head out the door for a run Get back and drink all the gatorade (hot and muggy before the sun was even… Continue reading Yonkers

Family and Relationships, Health and Fitness, Races/Events, Running

Week 4 – Recovery

I've mentioned a number of times that recovery weeks are difficult for me. They're mentally exhausting. I don't sit well. I don't "do nothing" well. My recovery weeks typically consist of lots of walking and lots of yoga. You know, enough to keep the old body moving and flexible with as little impact as possible.… Continue reading Week 4 – Recovery