The Last 5

If you’d be interested in seeing the last 5 pictures on my phone… I am no professional image-maker but I find beauty in the candid shot. So when my friend sent me this one that her phone captured mistakenly when we met for a hot cocoa and a catchup on Friday, I saved it to…

3 Goals For The Week Ahead

The 5 best things about the weekend past were: Enjoying what I have convinced myself is the last snow of the season         Playing dress-up    Being totally inspired by the violinists in the student orchestra that played at church and then being a bit overwhelmed by their rendition of ‘O Green Isle of The Indies’, which…

Goal Getting

Highlights of the past few days include: So much snow Church outfitSo many ways to spend alone time. How to choose? Drum practice with the kidsMy first time at the spin class at church.   The swim class, not pictured for obvious reasons, where I got out of the pool singing “Everything is Awesome!” from…

Whatever The Weather

This weekend, I had plans for an all-girl getaway with some cousins and friends. It was my cousin’s birthday weekend or else we might have tried to push the date back to some obscure, non-snowy time in the future. But the date was set, the plans made and the concert tickets purchased so we set off to keep…

Eat, Live, Run

Eat Right: Live Right: 3 snow events: My purse and all it’s contents spilled when I slipped on the ice. A cassette (adapter) that I saw on a mound of snow by the bus stop. Where were they storing this? This view…  .. the view that inspired me to write this haiku: Unstained virgin parts…

Blizzard 2015

#Blizzard2015 wasn’t as severe in NYC as predicted but I’m glad they made the decisions they did because it’s always better to be safe than sorry. This is how I spent my snow day: Comfort foods: potato and spinach topped with salsa Star-shaped snowflakes Snowman Reading material Having anxiety over the TETRIS high score my friend…

Spring Snow

The weather forecast predicts snow will start at about 4 PM today. We thought it was over, we hoped it was over, we did the End-of-winter celebration but alas, the vestiges of winter linger. Gladly, the weather people  have NOT mentioned the 2 words that drove fear in our hearts during the winter – POLAR…

It Was A Dark And Snowy Night

It’s snowing tonight. I should be in bed but I love to watch the snow. The plows are out every hour because this is NYC, the city that never sleeps, even at 3:45 a.m. there are people trying to get somewhere, by car or on foot. Even with the snow that’s already falling and the…

Snow Day

(This was first posted on my blog runwright.weebly.com on Dec 14, 2013) Today was a beautiful snow day and tonight is a beautiful snow night, now that I am safe at home and watching the snow fall from my apartment.I love snow but it’s best watched from the window when you’re all warm and cozy inside…