Hey there!  Please bear with me so you can go through the different waves of feelings I’ve been going through since my weekend.  Here’s what I wrote yesterday, before seeing my sports medicine doctor.  I did not want to sound negative, but I wasn’t feeling very positive. So, this is not the post that I had planned to start with this week.  We … [Read more...]

Sparkly Wednesday!


Happy Wednesday!  I had a whole other topic planned for today’s blog but the universe took over and switched my gears.  I have two big things today.  I am going to start with the most recent news which I learn via Twitter about an hour ago. I won an entry to the Newport Liberty Half Marathon in NJ and a custom necklace from Erica Sara.  I am … [Read more...]

Sunday is all about the Long Run


Happy Monday!  My two alarms were silent this morning, or at least to me they were.  Then there were some drama at the Lincoln Tunnel which caused me an extra 40 minutes to my commute.  But at least I got to take a nap.  So basically I should be very well rested and ready for the week ahead.  How‘s that for glass half full? I hope everyone had a … [Read more...]

My Public Service Announcement, with love

I did it for them.

Today I was late to work. I had an appointment for a breast sonogram following an inconclusive mammogram.  It had been my first mammogram ever.  It was on my "just turned 40" list.  I have no family history of breast cancer and I had no cause for concern. That said I pushed the appointment back twice due to work commitments.  Then enough was … [Read more...]

Measuring up at 40

Birthday drinks

I have always been one to use milestones to measure improvement and consistency.  They are opportunities to tweak or start over as needed.  Whether it’s a new year, month or even a Monday, you will see me taking note and making changes.  That said, I turned 40 just over 3 months ago.  I had been counting down for a while and I wasn’t looking … [Read more...]