The course for this race is ranked as one of the most scenic in the world by many International running magazines
This is a long overdue post about my last International trip but let me tell you it was worth the wait...just kidding! It's been over a month since I have been back to reality from our annual summer trip (I visit my parents in the UK every year). The highlight of this trip, however, was … Continue reading Lucerne, Switzerland
I don't know if any of you have watched the show, 'Portlandia' or have heard anything about Portland but trust me when I say: everything that that show depicts or things you may have read or heard about Portland are absolutely true. It is the most eccentric city I have ever been to. A city … Continue reading A Weekend in Portland
What blew me away about Monaco, other than the beauty of course, was the richness. From the million dollar yachts to the gorgeous seaside homes to Rolls-Royce at every corner - everything looked and felt expensive.
I think it was Julia Child that said, "You don’t have to cook fancy or complicated masterpieces – just good food from fresh ingredients".
...Every night during those few months of bootcamp, I would go to bed praying that the trainer doesn't make us run as part of the drill the next morning. The days that he did make us run, I would always take the short cut (short to a 0.25 mile long cut) 🙂 That is how much I despised running....
"May your coming year be filled with magic and dreams and good madness. I hope you read some fine books and kiss someone who thinks you're wonderful, and don't forget to make some art-- write or draw or build or sing or live as only you can. And I hope, somewhere in the next year, you surprise yourself."- Neil Gaiman (My feelings exactly!)
"It's the country of saints and beggars, progression and history, agriculture and industrialization, religion and spirituality, and a country of despair and faith."
Once in awhile, right in the middle of an ordinary life, love gives us a fairy tale
... aspire to be fit not by the way you look but by the way you feel.