Monthly Archives: August 2014

#ALSicebucketchallenge ACCEPTED!

I’m thrilled by how much exposure ALS charities are getting due to the #ALSicebucketchallenge.  I’ve been supporting two different ALS charities for years since my cousin (at the age of 28) was diagnosed with Lou Gehrig’s Disease.  I’ve done letter writing campaigns, … Continue reading

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Recipe: Homemade Chocolate Chip Granola

A while back my neighbor Monkia from The Little Backyard Farm sent me home from her house with a container of her homemade granola.  I’ve got a good thing going because if I send over a container with cookies or some other … Continue reading

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ZOOMA Chicago Half Marathon Race Re-cap

As you know I was given the opportunity to run the ZOOMA Chicago half marathon as a race ambassador. I was totally game because the race fit in pretty well with my marathon training plan. As always Coach Amanda gave … Continue reading

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