Running Marathons: Crazy, or crazy awesome?

13.1 miles, 26.2 miles, both are distances I have completed on foot in one long stretch. Many people ask me why I would make the conscious decision to pay money to run a long distance and put my body through something that physically hurts. The answer is simple: I don’t know! A few years ago…

Don’t be fooled by the cute

As guessed by the title you can probably imagine that my adorable little cat in that picture, wears a disguise of cuteness.  I should follow that up, and start the intro into the blog post, by saying that I love my cat and I do thinks she’s wonderful, even with her miss drama queen attitude;…

Spinach and Squash Quiche

I love quiche and decided I wanted to try making one that had squash as an ingredient.  I also didn’t want to use heavy cream or half-and-half, and wanted to try using less cheese (I’m not a big cheese fan).  You may think that cutting out a lot of fat and cheesy goodness would take…

The First Lie

I remember the first lie I ever told my parents. I also remember exactly how bad the lie was. I had a cat from the time I was very young, barely walking, and she was pretty much my favorite thing in the world – outside of Grandma and Grandpa of course. My parents love to…