Category Archives: Running

Summer Lovin’ 2018

Summer has wound down. Labor Day has come and gone. All the kids are back in school and daycare full time. I’m back to work and teaching after my six-month maternity leave. Last week, even the calendar forced us all … Continue reading

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A Time to be Thankful

We celebrated Thanksgiving 2017 very similar to how we celebrated Thanksgiving 2016 – at home with just our little family of four. It was relatively relaxing and stress free. Prior to Turkey Day, we joined Vivian for two Thanksgiving Feasts … Continue reading

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All the Thanks

In the chaos of everyday life with young children, jobs, houses, friends, family, and a dog, it’s hard, even on Thanksgiving, to reflect and give thanks for all the good in our life. But now, in the quiet of our … Continue reading

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Chambers 2014 Family Photo Book

Okay…I’m getting slightly better with our family photo books. I actually finished this one in September 2015, but just ordered the hard copy version of the book this past week. This one took a lot of effort and was my … Continue reading

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Turkey Time!

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday. However, every year I manage to exhaust myself to the point of tears, thereby getting very little satisfaction out of Thanksgiving. I hope that after this … Continue reading

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Summer Fun

The summer of 2014 will be known as the “The Baby Summer.” Or, the freakin’ hot summer. Or both. Thank God we got a new A/C unit at the beginning of summer! I’ve spent the summer at home with Vivian … Continue reading

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So Much to be Thankful For

Last week, we celebrated my favorite holiday – Thanksgiving! We have so much to be thankful for, most especially each other and our family. We were blessed to be able to celebrate with my mom and Dan’s mom, dad, and … Continue reading

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I am a Gladiator

Okay, not really. But I competed in the 6KĀ Gladiator Rock ‘n Run in the Great Park in Irvine on June 8 with three of my coworkers. One day before we left for our Mt. Whitney trip. O vey. I have … Continue reading

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Laguna Niguel Triathlon

Four years ago, I competed in my first sprint triathlon. I swam 1/2 mile in a cold lake, biked about 12 miles, and ran about 3 miles. I finished in two hours. I enjoyed almost all of it. Okay, I … Continue reading

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The Color Dash

After returning from a business trip to Sacramento late on Friday night, I woke up super early on Saturday morning to meet up with a few of my coworkers and run in the inaugural Color Dash at Irvine Lake to … Continue reading

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