Category Archives: Randomness

…look up

chattering_teethThis What to Watch Wednesday, I wanted to take a moment to laugh with some summertime comedies. Because, I think we could all use a moment of legitimate, uncomplicated humor right now.

As cathartic as it might be to laugh at what would otherwise be the horribly depressing realities of our world, sometimes it’s nice to laugh with no buried drama. So, today, I’m taking a moment for pure, joyful comedy… Read the rest of this entry

…hit the ground running

giphy1This Monday requires a little bit of an extra boost in addition to the usual level of motivation.

Why?

Today, 2WC and Co. (you know who you are) embark on another round of training with 13.1 miles at the end.

And with the summer season upon us, even if you’re not working your way towards a half marathon, it’s a great time of the year to get outside and move.
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…just you wait

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Another Saturday, another shot at Triple Crown glory as the Preakness is run this afternoon in Baltimore. Of course, this year’s race doesn’t just fall on any Saturday. No, today also happens to be the 20th of May, which (as any musical theater nerd knows) was proclaimed Eliza Doolittle Day.

This wonderful coincidence brings together two beautiful scenes from a beautiful film and stage musical. So, naturally, will this blog post will too… Read the rest of this entry

…Chip Away

 animation disney cartoon tired monday GIFHappy Monday! It’s the beginning of a new week, which means a fresh start with fresh opportunities and endless possibilities.

I know, way too much pep for a Monday. But before you roll your eyes and return to the daily grind, take a moment to take a deep breath and let the new week inspire you. Read the rest of this entry

…Cut Back

Happy Eat What You Want Day…sorry…I can’t even fake the enthusiasm with an exclamation point. Don’t we already celebrate this on Christmas, Thanksgiving, New Year’s Eve, New Year’s Day, and—assuming you’re in charge of your own diet—every single day?

Don’t get me wrong, as followers of the 2WC know, we’re a fan of food holidays. National Cheeseburger Day — I like mine medium. National Ice Cream Day — two scoops please. But Eat What You Want Day leaves a bad taste in my mouth. Read the rest of this entry