Health and Fitness · Random Newness

Branching Out is Back… with a PSA: Get Yourself a Shingles Vaccine

There are too many new things out there that I want to try, from recipes and restaurants to tourist spots and theatrical shows. Guess I'm going to have to continue my adventures of the new and novel into 2016! Let's begin this year with a GREAT tip on a new experience that I recommend you DON'T… Continue reading Branching Out is Back… with a PSA: Get Yourself a Shingles Vaccine

Health and Fitness · Quotes and Thoughts

Looking For a Break, a Healthy Break- Please?

...because my family is three for three now, and it is really getting to be annoying. "The most poetical thing in the world is not being sick.” GK Chesterton The Husband and I were excited to attend Family Week and spend time with The Girl. It had been six weeks since we dropped her off… Continue reading Looking For a Break, a Healthy Break- Please?

Health and Fitness · Project of the Month

Big Goal Reached- First 5K is the Hot Chocolate Run!

Holy cow, this was fabulous! Especially since my Official-Running-Coach-turned-Official-Chauffeur joined me... can't beat that at 5:30 in the (fill in your preferred explicative) morning. "Yes, dear. Drive me to Padre Stadium at the crack of dawn, thank you." There were all kinds of people running or walking the San Diego Hot Chocolate 15/5K- I loved… Continue reading Big Goal Reached- First 5K is the Hot Chocolate Run!

Health and Fitness

New Glasses -or- At Least I Outlasted My Husband by Eight Years, lol…

So... I know I need bifocals. Gotta go through the whole appointment and frame choosing business. At the appointment, the news wasn't as bad as I expected: I don't HAVE to go into glasses full time, but can if I want. Interesting, no? I decided to go ahead and get the progressive lenses since everyone… Continue reading New Glasses -or- At Least I Outlasted My Husband by Eight Years, lol…