5 Soups Friday!

by MCM Mama on November 21, 2014

I love soup. I could literally eat it every meal, all year round.  In fact, when I was pregnant with Jones, I craved it all.the.time. I had some sort of soup at every meal for MONTHS. (Until I ordered a gag inducing soup at a Mexican restaurant and then didn’t eat soup for months…)

Anyways, when I saw that the Friday Five topic from Cynthia, Courtney, and Mar was Favorite Fall Foods, I yelled “SOUP” and started cheering.  Ok, maybe I just thought to myself, “oh, I have some favorite soups”. Whatever. Same thing.

5 soups to keep you warm this winter

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Brooks Nightlife Essential Run Jacket review

November 20, 2014

You may have noticed a bright yellow jacket in many of my race pictures over the last two years.  My Brooks Nightlife Essential Run Jacket is perhaps my most frequently used piece of running gear. I first encountered this jacket when my mom lent me hers at the last minute for the trip to the […]

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What a lovely day for a run… or not

November 18, 2014

Pouring rain? Thunder and lightning? Code red air quality? High heat? Freezing cold?  Winds that could blow you off the planet? Which one of these have you raced in? That’s right, today’s topic for Tuesdays on the Run, is “Worst Race Conditions.”  When Patty, April, and I started discussing this topic, I was like “oh, […]

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Join me for some holiday challenges!

November 17, 2014

First, have you entered my Scott James Sports Jewelry giveaway yet?  If you haven’t, you really really really should. Just sayin’. Ends tonight. I’m participating in some challenges to start getting into a healthy holiday mood.  Why don’t you join me? Instagram: I’m doing two Instagram challenges.  (Do you follow me on instagram? You should! […]

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5 Beers that will keep you warm this winter

November 14, 2014

It’s Friday. Fr-Fr-Friday!  I’m ready for Friday.  It’s been a super long week (how is it that a day that had a holiday in it can seem longer than a normal week?).  Know what’s awesome about Friday?  Friday Five with Courtney, Cynthia and Mar AND a beer.  I know today’s topic is “Cold Weather Running […]

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I heart Skirt Sports!

November 13, 2014

Of course, you already knew that.  After all, I only race in their skirts and have for the last couple of years. And I own a few. Or maybe a lot. So, what’s different today from yesterday?

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Petz Beach for Nintendo 3DS Review

November 12, 2014

My kids are pretty understanding about all the time I spend running and blogging, so when I got the opportunity to let one of my kids try out a cool new Petz game  for the Nintendo 3DS called Petz Beach, I jumped on it.  When I told Shoo he was getting to do his first […]

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Tips for Race Recovery

November 11, 2014

As we move later into the season, more and more people are finishing their “A” races and heading into recovery mode.  Marine Corps Marathon and New York City Marathon are over, Richmond is next week, Philadelphia is the weekend after that… (Yes, I’m east coast focused.  Sorry, it’s where I live.)  And for most, once […]

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#NovemberMileage, beer, and an epic fall

November 10, 2014

Let’s talk the important things first: Have you entered my Scott James Sports Jewelry giveaway? If you haven’t, get there now! And it’s a giveaway hop, so check out some of the other awesome giveaways! Ok, back to the business at hand… How is everyone doing on their #NovemberMileage?  I’m running a little behind (no […]

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Tips for staying active during the holidays

November 7, 2014

It’s Friday, which means time for Friday Five and the topic is staying healthy over the holidays.  But today, I’ve got a little twist on my usual post. In a nice little “stars aligning” moment, I’d already partnered with Kohl’s Activewear to give you all some ideas for how to stay fit over the holidays.  […]

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