May 13th, 2013
Earth Fare in Solon, Ohio is now open!
I was able to take a tour last week before doors opened to the public on the east side of Cleveland. While I have gone to the Earth Fare location on the west side (in Fariview Park, Ohio) a few
Continue Reading… Giveaway: $50 Earth Fare Gift Card!
May 9th, 2013
On Saturday, May 4 Lulu and I ran the first annual Run Puritas 5K in Cleveland, Ohio.
Official Time: 36:51 Average Pace: 11:51/mile Overall Placing: 34/46 Age Group Placing (Female 20-29): 2/4
The truth is I am in horrible running shape right now.
Continue Reading… Race Recap: Run Puritas 5K (2013)
May 3rd, 2013
I am an all or nothing sort of person.
I dive in. Head first. So when I thought I might really get back to running this year and planned out a bunch of races, I forgot one thing. I wanted to start a garden in 2013. I’m starting
Continue Reading… Knee Deep in Dirt
April 30th, 2013
Have you heard yet about Earth Fare opening in Solon, Ohio?
Yep. Next week!
Right now Earth Fare is giving away a $30 gift card every day now through May 7 in preparation for the store opening on May 8. You can enter
Continue Reading… Win a $30 Gift Card to Earth Fare!
April 24th, 2013
Are you a runner? Do you race? Do you already run with your dog at home?
Maybe it’s time to consider a dog friendly road race. I’ve been thinking about doing this with Lulu. We wouldn’t be running for competition, but more for fun. Lhasa Apsos are not
Continue Reading… Dog Friendly Races in Cleveland, Ohio
April 17th, 2013
Most of the DIY recipes I’ve been trying were to replace items I already purchased.
For foot powder, this was not the case. I didn’t have any. I had never used any. But I was also keenly aware that certain shoes and certain fabrics over time… begin to
Continue Reading… How to Make Homemade Foot Powder
April 4th, 2013
So I’ve been feeling really salty lately.
Sometimes stuff happens in life and you just feel like you got a raw deal. I haven’t had anything major happen, just a culmination of a lot of small things over many months that have frustrated and worn on me. Small
Continue Reading… Why Whining Hasn’t Helped Me
April 3rd, 2013
Is it weird that I was anxiously awaiting for our laundry detergent to run out?
I might have to coin a new term for that: nerdy domestic. So anyways, I had read before about how easy and cheap it is to make your own laundry detergent. In fact
Continue Reading… How to Make Homemade Laundry Detergent
March 20th, 2013
Since adopting Lulu I’ve noticed she’s a little yogi.
No really. She definitely has a few asanas up her sleeve. I try to catch them from time to time when the camera is handy. Here are few she knows so far…
Downward-Facing Dog – Usually
Continue Reading… Dog Yoga Moves
March 19th, 2013
Growing up I always looked forward to having corned beef and cabbage for St. Patrick’s Day.
It was one of those staple meals I could count on my grandmother to make. I think I only really started to appreciate it (and miss it) as I got older. It’s
Continue Reading… A St. Patrick’s Day Dinner