Wine and running = two of my favorite things! I swear there must be a way to run on wine but until the human body adapts to be that awesome, I’ll settle for “Run first, wine later.” Today I’m announcing a giveaway for… The SoCal Wine Country Women’s Trail Half Marathon (aka race with the… [Read More]
Generosity is the key to success.
In order to really thrive, I believe we all have to give generously. These posts are about giving my best, giving back, and even a few old school giveaways now and then.
Watching others run a marathon is nuts. You see all body types, varieties in running form, shoes or no shoes, clothes or barely clothes. You see runners caught up in a high and runners pushing through the deep darkness. The steady rush of runners that pass by can make you dizzy. At least, that’s my… [Read More]
Get excited, everyone! This is the first big giveaway of 2014! According to our 385 (to date) registered participants, RUNNING APPAREL is the most popular type of giveaway. Therefore, I give you….Skinfit USA! Uncompromising functionality and comfort hold first priority in the Skinfit philosophy. Our products feature maximum moisture transfer, temperature management, ergonomic cuts, elasticity,… [Read More]
[Updated for 2015] November 21st is National Adoption Day, an effort to raise awareness of the more than 100,000 kids in foster care waiting for permanent, loving families, just in the USA. When I first wrote this in 2013, my parents were waiting to adopt a foster child they’d had for a few years. She is now the second adopted daughter… [Read More]
When J and I got married we did what most couples do: compare and contrast our possessions (pre-existing and registered-for) with our new living space and try to find space for what we wanted to keep…and then try to find space for everything else too. Now we’re coming up on 4 years of marriage. In… [Read More]