Posted in December 2012

Cleaning Up and Prepping for 2013

Happy New Year’s Eve!  2012 has been a great year, and I’m looking forward to what 2013 brings.  I’m enjoying my early day off from work by blogging about the past few days, prepping dinner, and enjoying some tasty wine. On Saturday, we had planned to go ice skating in Richmond, however, it was raining … Continue reading

Home For The Holidays

(I composed this at my Mom’s house, and since she is electronics challenged, she does not have the internet….) On Saturday morning I left Yorktown to make the 3.5 hour drive north to Round Hill, VA to spend Christmas with my mom.  There was virtually no traffic, and I actually stopped at one point (on a … Continue reading

Happy Holidays

I forgot how busy the holiday season is when you actually have a life and not spend it working nights at the hospital!  Regular posting will resume after the new year, but for now, I’ll leave you with some pictures from the happenings of the past week or so…. Enjoy! I’ve been baking treats for … Continue reading

Race Report: Reindeer Dash for Cash 10-Miler

Reindeer Dash for Cash race report–better late than never….. Last Sunday (12/2/12),  T and I drove down to Greenville, NC to run the Reindeer Dash for Cash 10-Miler.   This race was a first for me:  a 1pm start time (also my first NC race). The race supports a great cause: “The Reindeer Dash for Cash … Continue reading

Christmas Trees and Boat Parades

{This is a picture-heavy post, may take a sec to load!} Last Saturday started at 7am in the gym (when T and I found out this is the best time to go!!) and ended around 9pm after the Yorktown Lighted Boat Parade. We got up around 6am rather easily on Saturday morning and decided to … Continue reading

Always Be Pure, Simple, and Honest

Always be pure, simple, and honest.  That was the little note on my tea bag tag this morning.  It reminded me of the lack of simplicity in my life over the past few weeks.  From 9 hour days at work to non-stop weekends and a run streak that is sadly ending tonight (more on that below) I … Continue reading