Monthly Archives: June 2011

Workout Catch Up

I’ve been totally reveling in summer these last few weeks.  I come home from work or a run in the afternoon and walk straight through my house (past my laptop with my blog and twitter!) and straight into the backyard.  … Continue reading

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Berry Season: Strawberries and blueberries and raspberries, oh my!

Berry season is my favorite time of the year.  You know the Staples commercial for back to school, where the parents frolic through Staples singing It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year ?  Well that’s how I feel about … Continue reading

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CSA Special: Radish Pizza with Caramelized Onions, Arugula, and Gruyere

We’ve been getting a lot of radishes in our CSA box lately, and I can only put so many radishes in my salads.  Radishes have always called to me at the farmers market.  They’re just so darn colorful and cute, … Continue reading

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Spicy Black Bean Burgers with Blue Cheese and Avocado

The idea for these burgers came from a pieced together family barbeque.  The “kids” were sent off to the store to pick up some extra ingredients for the impromptu grill out, and J and I went on a search for … Continue reading

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Race Recap: 2011 See Jane Run Half Marathon

I loved so many parts of this race, except for the actual running of it   See Jane Run is my fourth half marathon.  This wasn’t a goal race for me; it just fit well into my training plan for … Continue reading

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Looking Back: A Recap of My First Half Marathon

Right now I’m off running my fourth half marathon, and I thought it would be fun to look back on the first one I ever ran!   So plenty of time has passed now for me to reflect on the … Continue reading

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Recovery Snack Macaroons

I love coconut.  Love, love, love coconut.  I sneak it into cakes and brownies and oatmeal, and no Mounds or Almond Joy is safe in my house.  Despite my love for coconut, I came late to macaroons.  They weren’t a … Continue reading

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