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Isalita: Our Second Visit and Anniversary Dinner

Isalita: Our Second Visit and Anniversary Dinner

Hey friends! Hope you all had lovely weekends. I enjoyed quite a few fun activities this weekend, including our annual summer work gathering with fantastic food, as always. My plate was filled to the brim with fried chicken, BBQ’ed meats, creamy mac and cheese, grilled veggies (brussels sprouts, beets, sweet potatoes, squash, peppers, and the … Continue reading

Couch to 5K Again?

Couch to 5K Again?

This past Sunday I was making the one hour drive from my parents’ house to my house, sunroof down, sporting my sunglasses, relishing the mild weather, and decided that I would go running when I arrived back in Ann Arbor. I also decided, during my drive, that I would start the Couch to 5K program … Continue reading

Big House Big Heart Recap 2011

Big House Big Heart Recap 2011

This past weekend I ran in my second race, the Big House Big Heart 5K in Ann Arbor. If you missed my first 5K race recap last June, the Dexter-Ann Arbor run, you can read about it here. I decided to walk the 1.25 miles to the stadium from my house, rather than fight traffic … Continue reading

Dexter-Ann Arbor 5K Race Recap

Dexter-Ann Arbor 5K Race Recap

This weekend I ran my very first race – EVER! This race was the culmination of the past 10 weeks of running I have been doing. Back at the end of March, I began the Couch to 5K Running Plan. The Week 1 regimen was to do this: “Brisk five-minute warm-up walk. Then alternate 60 … Continue reading

Baltimore Crab + C25K Week 4 Updates

Baltimore Crab + C25K Week 4 Updates

I haven’t been the best food blogger the last few days! I spent the first part of this week in Baltimore at a meeting. I took my camera but did not take any pictures! Luckily the internet is a lovely source for such things. While in Baltimore, I stayed at the Hyatt near the Inner … Continue reading

Metzger’s and a Gallup Run

Metzger’s and a Gallup Run

Last evening we used yet another group coupon (a RealDeal) at Metzger’s. When I saw this deal in my inbox I jumped on the chance since Metzger’s is one of my favorite Ann Arbor eateries (even though sometimes people make fun of me for not eating the German cuisine at this German restaurant. ). I … Continue reading

My First Run!

My First Run!

Crab cakes! Truly one of my favorite things. I should probably make a post summarizing all the crab cakes I’ve enjoyed. For now you can just search “crab cakes” in the search box on the right hand side, if you’re realllllly interested in checking out my plethora of crab cakes. For as much as I … Continue reading

30 Day Shred Complete

30 Day Shred Complete

Guess what!? I made it to Day 30 of the 30 Day Shred yesterday! While I didn’t “shred” every single day for the last 30 days, I still stuck with it almost every day and am happy to done so! Read about the 30 Days HERE. Nothing terribly exciting on the food front lately. Tonight … Continue reading