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DIY Door Mat

I love a whimsical doormat. And now that I have a front door (albeit not directly to the outside) what better excuse to get one! Unfortunately finding one I wanted was a little tougher than I thought! 174 more words


To the victor go the spoils...

Somewhere, in my apartment, lurks a medal from the Tobacco Road Marathon.

I don’t really like the fact that it’s in my possession. I treat it like a soured roommate relationship – I’m aware of its presence, but I hope to avoid crossing its path any time soon. 2,141 more words


Race Recap: Tobacco Road Marathon... The Magically Painful Day I Qualified For Boston

Now that I have returned to the world of people who can walk normally and go down stairs without cringing, I felt like it was time to give you a full run down of my day at the Tobacco Road Marathon. 2,920 more words


Purchasing Plants!

I made a trip to B&Q to purchase some plants. I wanted to buy various house plants, succulents and cacti to start working on physical arrangements. 103 more words

Home Made / DIY Re-useable Plant Stakes

I figured out this idea mainly out of frustration, the basic story most of us have experienced is: You go out and buy a bunch of bamboo canes from your garden centre store and by the next season some of them have already molded and started rotting down! 495 more words

DIY Gardening / Home Projects

Weekly Recap-6 Weeks to Go

i headed into this week of training a bit nervous, as I had been sick the week before. I really wanted this week to go well, as I needed my confidence in my ability to run a 3:30 full marathon to be strong again. 383 more words


Michelob 13.1

WOW has it been a while?? Philly seemed like so long ago! Since then, I’ve been training with a new coach and have set a new goal for a spring marathon. 144 more words