Gooooaaaallll

balotelli, bertolli, mario batali, world cup, soccer, why I love the world cup

So I’ve got some bad news. Jurgen Klinsmann did not select me for this years World Cup team. I know it’s hard to believe considering I’m 1) female and 2) retired as of 10 or so years from traveling teams whose international experience included little more than a random exchange student, but still. Those ESPN 30 for 30 episodes […]

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An 8 mile running tour

Chicago running tour sites

I wrote this post on my run last night. Pretty impressive huh? And you thought texting while walking without incident was an accomplishment. You’ll understand how I managed this in a minute. As you probably know by now, I’m less than 2 months out from my first marathon. I know you probably think I’m crazy […]

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Weekend Wrap Up: 10 milers, Vintage Markets, Gnocchi and Pigs

wagon wheel drink set

I had grand intentions of using the long weekend to casually browse new recipes in my Bon Appetite, write down a detailed grocery list, take my time walking through the store and then spend a quiet morning in my kitchen creating a dish appealing enough to share with you on the blog today. But then […]

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