Monthly Archives: March 2013

Give back!

Since I can’t run, I’ve basically committed my weekend to volunteering at the Crescent City Classic 10k. Currently en route to the airport to pick up a van full of international elite athletes!! I’ve been having a great time meeting … Continue reading

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The healing touch??

A man just pulled up outside my house and gave me this little ultrasound machine to help my leg heal extra quick. Must be legit if he’s wearing scrubs, right?? Will read up on the scientific evidence and update you … Continue reading

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Happy Monday, y’all!

It’s a beautiful (but chillier) day here in Nola, and mine started out awesome! I was subbing a class at the reily center this morning, but being spring break nobody showed up! Sooo I got to swim before heading to … Continue reading

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Waste not, want not

This is the beginning to tonight’s teriyaki salmon stir fry (my favorite!) and a poor girl’s dream! The base of tonight’s version is zucchini (less than $2/lb) and broccoli stems, which are free once you’ve cut off the florets to … Continue reading

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One previously unknown, irrational, and paralyzing fear: CONQUERED!

This is going to sound stupid, but I learned something about myself recently: I had a fear of swimming at the pool at the gym. Not because I’m a germophobe, not because I was scared I could drown, but simply … Continue reading

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Maple-mustard chicken and broccoli slaw

Let me temper that downer of a post with something delicious! As I said, I have had more time to take care of myself and prepare good meals as of late.  I had seriously been lacking animal protein in my … Continue reading

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Being okay with nothing.

This could either be very positive or very negative, but I’m going for the positive side of things: I am [trying to be] okay with nothing, for now.  As you know, I’ve been having leg pain since that 16-miler a … Continue reading

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