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  • Fitness Weekend

    Weekly Workouts

    M –> Sun M: Run with running friends. 9:10/mi, 7 mi. T: 90 second intervals x 6, 7.4 mi total. 9:43/mi average, interval paces 6:46 – 7:26/mi. 90 seconds = 0.21-.22 miles, so almost…

    June 25, 2023
  • Fitness Travel Weekend

    Chicago 2023

    Lots of family time, 2 beautiful runs outside, deep dish pizza x 2, and one flat tire. Oh well. We had two lovely big family dinners to celebrate Josh’s uncle. The kids were honestly…

    June 18, 2023
  • Fitness Weekend


    LR + Call I did not sleep enough last night (had work stuff at something like 10:30 pm and then midnight) but figured I would rather get my long run in and nap later…

    June 10, 2023
  • Parenting Weekend

    Flying Solo . . .

    Not truly solo, obviously. Single parenting is a whole other beast, and I fully understand / appreciate that! (No breaks, financial stress of one income, no ‘other’ to diffuse conflicts, no built-in mechanism for…

    April 22, 2023
  • Reading Weekend

    5 on a Friday: Short and SWIFT Edition

    (see #2. I’m bitter but STILL could not resist a pun!) 1- Leo Babauta says we overcomplicate our task systems. I agree with getting tasks out of our inboxes and onto lists. I disagree…

    April 14, 2023
  • Weekend

    It’s April!!

    Love a new month. LOVE. It’s so arbitrary! And I still love it. My rituals now include changing my iPhone background: My current favorite source is The Everygirl. I usually pick a calendar design…

    April 1, 2023
  • life Reading Travel Weekend

    5 on a Friday: Spring Edition

    1- Loved the interesting takes yesterday! I actually titled the post on a whim after writing it but it was fascinating to hear the responses. 2- T-1 week until spring break!!! I’m ready. DC…

    March 24, 2023