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Friday Favorites

1.  Favorite afternoon snack….  Avocado 2.  Favorite tweet I’ve received recently…  Thank you Bart for your vote of confidence, but you kicked my butt. 3.  Favorite new item that I pinned to Pinterest this week…   Be sure to pop over to Janine’s blog The Purple Giraffe and check out her detailed tips for staying […]


An Expo, a Running Legend, and a Mid-Afternoon Wine Tasting

Usually I’m in and out of a race expo pretty quickly, but not today!  I went to the 2013 Virginia Wine Country Half Marathon Expo two times and stayed a total of almost three hours.  This morning I picked up Bill’s, Joseph’s, and my race packets right after the expo opened. While there I visited […]


Cruisers’ Road Trip… The 2010 BAA 5K

At the 2009 Marine Corps Marathon, three Cruisers qualified for Boston:  Alan, Candy, and I.  Alan and Candy flew to Boston, but I rode in the first ever “Cruisers Road Trip” with fellow Cruisers Jerome, Chuck, and Sal.  The following is part one of an excerpt of my recap that I wrote when we got […]