Pecan Pie

Thanksgiving is a comin’ and as it my favorite holiday I think, I am at the very least, required to learn a new recipe in order to celebrate properly. Amiright? I knew I wanted to make a pecan pie, but other than that, I really didn’t know where to begin. I quickly learned that the most...

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My First Half Marathon!

A little over a week ago, I was finally about to run my first Half Marathon, ever; it would be the Memorial Sloan-Kettering’s Fred’s Team Presents Grete’s Great Gallop , in Central Park. Just one week before I had finished the Bronx Ten Mile and the two weeks before that I had...

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Freak Out Cookies

This past week, as I was bracing not only for my first ½ Marathon ever, but my first run farther than 11 miles, I also found out that my family was coming to town, I would be cooking dinner for them the night before the race, and instead of one person watching my run, there would be eight. Eight...

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3 Down, 6 to Go: The Bronx 10 Mile!

This morning, my race was the Bronx 10 Mile race with the New York Road Runners. I must confess, although I did some light runs this week, I completely dropped the ball on running during vacation. In other words, almost 2 weeks of no running before my longest race to date and I definitely began to...

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