Although completely unrelated to my "Dolly" nickname, I've had a bit of a fascination with Dollywood for years and years. I honestly can't recall the origin of my interest but since sometime in college, I have put a visit to Dollywood near the top of my bucket list. I've casually looked at planning a trip … Continue reading Dollywood or Bust! 10 Tips for Visiting Dollywood with Toddlers
So I couldn't have been more excited to find this in my inbox early this evening: The San Francisco Nike Women's Marathon (and Half Marathon) peaked my interest in the past and when I saw they planned to host an inaugural race in DC this year, I knew I wanted to be a part of it. … Continue reading Nike Women’s Half Marathon DC – Here I Come!
This has been the best weekend I have had in a long time...and I have a lot of great weekend so that's saying a lot. For the first time in a long time, my family (mom, dad, and brother) were all in the same place. Life get's so busy for all of us that this … Continue reading Not Ready for this Weekend to End!
After a wonderful (and filling) Thanksgiving day has come and gone, I am finally getting around to blog about the events of this long weekend, hooray! Thanksgiving-in-a-Nutshell The day started with a relaxing morning of cuddling with the kitties and lounging around in bed long after I should have been up. Those are the best … Continue reading Black Friday Pros or Dumb Luck?
I am so excited that the 4-day Thanksgiving weekend has begun! I was lucky enough to be able to leave work early today (as often happens on the last day before a holiday) so I snuck home to take a quick nap before my planned recovery run. It was absolute bliss. The outside temperatures are … Continue reading Back At It! plus, gear review: Yurbuds Inspire for Women