Today is the Greatest Day Ever

trader joes cville

Today is going to be the greatest day ever.  (I’m writing this Tuesday night so hopefully by the time this post goes live I will be having the best day ever.)  Why, you may ask?  A, Trader Joe’s opens in Charlottesville.  FINALLY.  B, lottery registration goes live for Nike Women’s Half Marathon in DC!  Although, […]

Happy Running


Happy National Running Day!  One of the best days of the year! (After my birthday, obviously, and a few other days, but pretty stinkin high up there.) I did what any other sane person would do on National Running Day. Laced up my Mizunos and got out there. Wait, WHAT?!? Double take! YES, I ran!!!!!! It was […]

Join Us – Ragnar Relay!


Hello, friends!! Still working on setting up/creating the new blog (finally got a domain tonight!) but in the meantime, I wanted to say hello and let you know I am still alive =) Also, I wanted to let you know of some VERY exciting things I am planning! Mary from Glutard and I are putting together […]

Bluegrass Goodness

Some of my Georgetown BFFs came to visit Cville this weekend! Ashley, Brigitte, Britney and Sunny came down from DC for the weekend. They arrived late Friday night and we headed downtown to Commonwealth for dinner.  Unfortunately, Commonwealth still does not accept reservations (so silly and not a great idea) so we headed across the street […]

Home Favorites

I love going home. I get to do all these amazing things like: 1) GO TO COSTCO Momacita, Papa, and I went to Costco while I was home because they needed a few things.  I miss having a Costco near me!!! Since you can have two cards on the same account, I used to have […]


SURPRISE! I’m running a marathon with Team in Training! Ok, that’s not really much of a surprise. Either: a) You knew I run a lot of half marathons, so you expected it;b) You knew I am crazy, so you expected it;c) I had already told you;d) I had told you that I am “participating in” […]

Rah, Rah, Rah Hoorah for Georgetown

Cheer for victory today! Homecoming 2011 woot woot! It was a beautiful fall weekend in the District and we certainly made the most of it! I had a gorgeous drive up on Saturday morning and then we started out the day with mimosas and pancakes at Mar and Ash’s apartment in Arlington. The tailgate (Georgetown’s […]