Category Archives: on the road again.

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will run for chocolate…

I don’t love New Year’s resolutions, but I did commit to running one race per month this year.  January’s event was the Hot Chocolate 5K race in Atlanta this weekend.  I mean – a race for chocolate?  Helllooo, I’m so … Continue reading

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making peace…

Okay, so I’ve had this love/hate relationship with food pretty much my whole life…  I loooove good food, but often feel guilty for enjoying it because I know that I should be far more careful about what I eat than … Continue reading

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hot wine and sausage? I’m IN!

I was running an errand last week, when I stumbled upon Chicago’s annual Christkindl Market which is  inspired by the 700-year-old traditional German Christkindl Markt, or Christ Child Market.  I remember these fondly from living in Germany as a kid and from … Continue reading

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achooooo!

I’m sick… I’ve been feeling tired and sniffly and just altogether rough for a few days now.  I woke up yesterday morning and realized I had morphed into a snot-factory some time during the night.  My head hurt, I was … Continue reading

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weekend in raleigh…

Have I mentioned lately that I miss living in Raleigh?  Well, I totally do.  I love Raleigh… love, love, love it.  In fact, a few months after we moved there back in 2005, I turned to Erik and said “they … Continue reading

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star-struck…

I periodically stay in a really posh hotel in downtown Chicago… so posh that many famous people also stay there… famous people like Kanye West – who I met last night. As I was leaving the hotel for dinner last … Continue reading

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thankful for thanksgiving…

Less than two weeks from right now, I’ll be at home for the entire week of Thanksgiving… I can’t even express how much I’m looking forward to that week.  I won’t have to pack a bag or board a flight … Continue reading

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