Best of January 2010

January 31, 2010 at 6:07 pm 11 comments

First I made some resolutions. Cuz that’s what you do in January. (I even checked in on them)

I had my first race of the year! The Resolution Run 5K on Jan 1st.

resolution run

Filled you in on my foot saga.

broken foot

Read and reviewed some books: Eat, Pray, Love,

eat pray love

In Defense of Food,

in defense of food

Julie & Julia

julie and julia

Introduced Did You Know Tuesdays

And made some great recipes: croque monsieurs,

croque monsieur

spinach pear salad,

spinach salad

stuffed shells,

stuffed shells

blueberry crepes

blueberry crepe

Experimented with new foods: bok choy and purple sweet potatoes

bok choy purple sweet potatoes

Made a training schedule…and starting training for the Tobacco Road Half Marathon!

running trail

As far as running goes, I’ve run 48.22 miles!

Can’t wait to see what February holds!


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11 Comments Add your own

  • 1. Anna  |  January 31, 2010 at 6:21 pm

    Mmmmmmmmm…croque monsieur!!!! Yes please!!!!

  • 2. marathonmaiden  |  January 31, 2010 at 6:28 pm

    croque monsieur will always remind me of my 6th grade french class and my crazy teacher haha 🙂

  • 3. Lisa (bakebikeblog)  |  January 31, 2010 at 6:39 pm

    oooh what a fun filled month! Great looking eats – but sorry about your foot 😦

  • 4. theprocessofhealing  |  January 31, 2010 at 7:12 pm

    Wow, impressive Jan! And I missed the croque monsieurs… must go back and check that out!

    I can’t believe tomorrow is Feb.. where does the time go?

  • 5. Danielle  |  January 31, 2010 at 8:50 pm

    Wow, you accomplished a lot this month 🙂
    I’ve been wanting to read some of those books! I just wish I had the time…

  • 6. Matt  |  January 31, 2010 at 10:27 pm

    Sounds like a great month!

  • 7. Sarah (Running to Slow Things Down)  |  February 1, 2010 at 8:26 am

    Awesome, very full month! 😀 I’d love to hear what you thought about Eat, Pray, Love. I’ve been eyeing it for some time and can’t decide if it’s worth picking up or not.

    LOVED In Defense of Food! 😀

  • 8. fitandfortysomething  |  February 1, 2010 at 9:04 am

    Love the book eat, pray, love……Just started reading and look forward to more…

  • 9. Becca  |  February 1, 2010 at 9:55 am

    Looks like a great month! Here’s to an equally great February!

  • 10. lessonstolearn  |  February 1, 2010 at 3:50 pm

    That’s a great start to the year! Hope February brings you more of the same (except for the foot problems, of course!)

  • 11. shelly  |  February 2, 2010 at 10:35 am

    Ouch your foot!

    But some great eats and some great miles.


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