Tag Archives: NaBloPoMo

Meal planning

I’ve been meal planning on and off for the past year.  When I stick with it, it makes a huge difference in our lives.  It makes grocery shopping a breeze, and we throw out far less food.  We always have … Continue reading

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Running in the Rain

Today’s contribution to Marathon Week will be about running in the rain.  For two weeks prior to my half marathon, I obsessively checked the weather app on my iPhone many, many times each day.  Each time I checked, the forecast … Continue reading

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Marathon week

Just three short weeks ago, I completed my second half marathon, the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Half Marathon.  I had tons of fun,  and shaved a cool 10 minutes off my first half, finishing in 2 hrs and 25 minutes.  I … Continue reading

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NaBloPoMo is here!

November has arrived and that means it is time for NaBloPoMo – National Blog Posting Month. That means for the month of November, I will be posting a blog post every single day. Yes, weekends too! I’m sure, dear readers, … Continue reading

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All done

So this is it.  The final post of NaBloPoMo.  I blogged 30 days in a row during the month of November and now I’m done. Thank you readers for all of your support!  I hope to be back soon.

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Can your smartphone make you fit?

Can your smartphone make you fit? I say yes! I recently switched over to an iPhone from a Blackberry, and I have been having a lot of fun with apps. A favorite is Nike Training Club (NTC)- which is basically like having … Continue reading

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Meal planning Monday

Not feeling in a very bloggy mood today, but I will post our meal plan for the week. Here it is: Sunday – out for dinner Monday – vegetable soup, chili over quinoa topped with guacamole, tabule salad Tuesday – … Continue reading

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Birthday un-cake

I feel very blessed that I will be celebrating my birthday today with a family brunch. My family has been very kind with respect to my new eating restrictions and always ensure that there is some vegetarian, dairy and gluten … Continue reading

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More birthday thoughts

I received a lovely birthday card in the mail from a charitable organization that I support.  It had some thoughtful words that I thought I would share with all of you. When raindrops fall into the sea the ripples reverberate … Continue reading

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Birthday lessons

Another birthday has come and gone and I’m a year older.  It’s been a wonderful year – of course the highlight was the birth of my second son Benjamin last December. It certainly was an adjustment at first learning to … Continue reading

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