Currently… Almost Spring Edition

March 22, 2015 at 8:28 am
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Currently… A post on “things of the moment” for me (#8). [Inspired by Marcia and other bloggers.] State of things: I don’t know if I am coming or going… well mostly I have been going. Since my last “Currently” post on January 18th, I have been on more than a dozen flights, run two half marathons and a marathon and gone to a conference and a ton of work meetings. In the mean time, the…

Happy Places, Happy Races!

March 15, 2015 at 4:59 am
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Do you have any happy places? I do and I visited several of them this week. One of my fave places anywhere is my brother and Dan’s farm in New Jersey. I know there are some doubters that think New Jersey and farm is an oxymoron. It is the Garden State, people! I love the wonderful home they have made (check out the two House Beautiful articles and other shots on Dan’s website), my animal…

Spring Forward! March Ultimate Coffee Date

March 8, 2015 at 8:02 am
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I can’t believe it is Daylight Savings Time – Spring Forward, friends! I‘m linking up again with Coco @ Running with Perseverance, Lynda @ Fitness Mom Wine Country, & Deborah @ Confessions of a Mother Runner for the third “Ultimate Coffee Date” for 2015. What is the Ultimate Coffee Date? Imagine we are having coffee together… this post is what I would tell you. If we were having coffee together… I would tell you that…

The Power of Positive Thinking a/k/a My Phoenix Marathon Report

March 5, 2015 at 5:11 am
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I don’t always believe self-helpy things, but this weekend I found a new respect for Henry Ford’s idea that “whether you think you can or you think you can’t, you’re right.” What am I talking about? The power of positive thinking. You need more to go on? OK, here goes. I decided to run the Phoenix Marathon more or less on a whim. Well, I won a free entry from Carlee and you know that…