Posted in October 2013

4 months, baby!

Another month has come and gone. Amelia is thriving. It seems like she made the transition from newborn to baby overnight. Literally- she started crying during a diaper change one morning and Eric and I instantly noticed that the sound was different. The distinctive newborn cry was gone (parents, you know the one I’m talking about). She’s now … Continue reading

What’s in our pantry?

Folks have been asking about my diet. Here are my thoughts in no particular order: 1. I’m only doing this because I have to. Seriously. Who wants to give up cheese? 2. I know several people who are dairy-free by choice for various reasons and have been for years. These people are also very fit. … Continue reading

Welcome back to cyclocross

A long time ago (June) I had planned to race the entire CX season. Yeah right! By September I knew that wasn’t going to happen. I’ve been working with an amazing PT and my abs are healing nicely, but I was still feeling cautious. I finally decided that I’d do the first race in October … Continue reading

Back to the grind

Well, I survived my first week at work. Fumbled might be better word. Just as I was getting settled into a nice routine at home it was time to change again. Of course this happens just as baby is starting to smile and interact with us. Fortunately I don’t think this new routine is going to change much for … Continue reading

Fruits and nuts

I’m talking about food, not people! Sheesh. Actually there is a very funny Bill Cosby skit called A Nut in Every Car– you should listen to it. I’ve been getting a lot of questions about my diet. If you know me well then you probably chuckled when I said I was eating dairy and soy-free. No … Continue reading