Archive for November 2012

An Adopted Family Thanksgiving

An Adopted Family Thanksgiving
The best families are made, created out of a sense of concern, appreciation, and love for one another. Blood ties mean nothing unless the others in the family actually act like a family. Because my husband had to work a midnight Black Friday shift at his department store, we couldn’t go back home to see... Read more »

The Chicago Marathon: A marathoner now (part 2)

The Start Line: Holy shit. I’m going to be running the marathon. Sooo cold…when should I throw off my jacket? How long will it take before Corral E can cross the start line? Dang, there’s no way I can keep up with the pace teams in this corral. 4:00, 4:15, erk. No. Not going to... Read more »