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St. Patrick’s Day Gifts for Runners

Gifts for runners for St. Patrick’s Day? What? You didn’t know that was a thing? Okay, maybe it’s not a thing. But if we can have “Great Valentine’s Day Gifts for Runners!” or “Christmas Gifts for Runners!” posts floating out there, I surely can add St. Patrick’s Day to the mix. It’s one of my …

6 Things for a Single Runner’s Perfect Valentine’s Day

Oh boy. Here it comes whether I want it or not…Valentine’s Day! Joy. I’ve seen a lot of random posts this week on Twitter, FB and Pinterest with suggestions as to what to get your girlfriend for Valentine’s Day. Being that this will be my first time in 10 years celebrating this holiday on my own, …

Group running: I’m a fan now.

The past two Saturdays, I ran with other human beings and I actually enjoyed it. This was a special moment, as y’all know how I most enjoy my running solo because it’s my “me” time. I get lost in my thoughts, rock out to my tunes, and don’t have to worry about slowing anybody down. I …

2013: The Best Worst Year of My Life

The last day of 2013. I feel like I should do some grandiose, month-by-month, epic-like, (cue my movie voice) “Here it is: The Year in Review, 2013 Edition.” But ehh, I don’t feel like it. Annnnnnd 94,362,106,875 other bloggers are, so I’m not going to. Sing along to the tune of, “It’s my party and …

Get Busy Living…It’s a Wonderful Life.

Exactly one month ago today, I found myself at a major crossroads. I came home from work, sat alone on a bench in my apartment, and thought about my life. It was one of those moments where I thought, and this is straight from Shawshank Redemption, “I’m going to get busy living or get busy …

Labor Day Nayonaise Picnic Pleasers & a Giveaway!

Happy Labor Day! As the “unofficial” end to the Summer season today, you may be ready to have a big bash of a cookout, head to the lake or go on a picnic. Or even if you’re doing none of the above {like me}, chances are at some point today, you will be eating. If …

Prozac and Other Reasons to Smile.

Oh what a difference a week makes. And new meds. Last Monday, I had had it with the evil side effects with which the Zoloft darkened my doorstep body. I mean, c’mon man, if you’re already struggling with clinical depression and your symptoms include being lethargic (RE: seriously, seriously not giving a flying flip about …

Giveaway Time: 2 New KIND Bars for Me. 24 Bars for You!

AND THE WINNER IS…. WHICH WAS COMMENT #79… CONGRATULATIONS TO LORI AND THANKS TO EVERYONE WHO ENTERED!! 😀 *************************************************** I have about zero time for this post as I’m hurriedly typing it up before runchat! But you love giveaways as much as I love offering them, so I had to get it done! 😀 The …