Salsa-Off!

We had a very important competition in our house this week, something that was a long time coming: a Salsa-off. No, not this kind of salsa: I’m talking about the kind that goes well with tortilla chips. We over-planted tomatoes this year, and there has been much...

Hitting A Wall Really Hurts.

As you are more than aware by now, I am nearly finished with the Couch To 5K program, and will do the BlogHer 5K in Central Park next Friday (one week from today!). I did my Week 9, Day 1 run today (well, if you can call it that), which is supposed to be thirty...

Still Too Young To Be Fearful.

As we squeezed into the crowded elevator that would take us up 103 floors to the Skydeck of the Sears “I’ll never call it Willis” Tower, Kate looked at me and said, “I’ve had anxiety about this all week.” I had no idea. I told her...