Tag Archives: happy life

You Should Eat Cake

Yesterday was National Chocolate Cake Day. To be honest, I am more than happy to celebrate any National ____ Day when the ____ in question is delicious dessert. Thanks to Jude’s school calendar, I never have to miss out on … Continue reading

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Zombie Run Recap

On Saturday, my running buddy Karin and I took part in the Phoenixville Zombie Run. It was my second 5k this year–and ever–and it was crazy fun. Before last January, I was NOT a runner. I ran out of necessity … Continue reading

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Rocking the Commute

No matter what kind of morning/day I’m having, no matter how tired I am or how behind schedule I am or how overwhelmed/stressed I feel, there are certain moments of the day when none of that matters. One of those … Continue reading

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Dave and Me

My first Dave Matthews Band concert was in February 1995 at Lafayette College in Easton, PA. He was headlining with Big Head Todd and the Monsters, and it was in a college gym. The bleachers were open for some seating, … Continue reading

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Getting Back to It

Last week was hectic, and I got a little behind in my writing and running goals. I am not going to beat myself up about it. Sometimes, it happens. Perhaps that is why it feels so good to be back … Continue reading

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Small Victories

After eight weeks–plus one week off for an insidious throw-up disease–I met my goal of completing the Couch to 5K workout today. Cue horns, confetti and parade in my honor. For the first time in the history of ever, I … Continue reading

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