Zooma Texas Half Marathon Recap: Battling my demons to the end

As I go through my daily activities this week, I sometimes stop and think I can’t believe I ran a half marathon a few days ago. I did it. I DID it. I did it. Being someone who commits to things almost to a fault, I’m not as surprised by the fact that I did it […]

That day I got pampered at Novita Spa

Girl confession time: I’m not that into pampering. I’ve had exactly 1 massage and 2 pedicures in my entire life, and that’s the extent of my pampering experience. It’s just not really my thing. Massages feel good I guess, if I can get over the small detail about a stranger touching me in almost all […]

See you at the finish line

It’s Friday, almost 1 p.m. This time Saturday I’ll be a certified half marathon finisher. I hope. I’m going through my usual pre-event ritual involving anxiety, crabbiness, and apparent apathy towards all things race related. I think I need to pack a bag since I’m spending the night. I should probably coordinate with my fellow […]

Oh hey, 11 miles, YOU SUCK

I skipped my run today. I didn’t mean to. I didn’t sleep well the night before, with a three year old kicking me for most of the wee morning hours. The big girls started their day arguing about a lost baby bunny. I usually try to turn on some Sesame Street for them so I […]

Name That Kindergartener – win $300!

***Winners of the Name That Kindergartener Contest have been contacted! Check out the new collage below for the answers, and thank you for playing!*** Let me tell you a few things I remember about kindergarten. I went to a very small private school that had a pool, horses, and a badass roller skating rink, complete […]

Getting back into Old School Blogging

{My post keeps reformatting itself to look all wonky. I’m trying to iron it out. I promise I know what I’m doing.} I’m joining in on a little Old School Blogging with Miss Elaine-ous Life and Theta Mom. You know, the days when blogging was about answering silly questions about yourself and not caring about […]