Convalescing with Gretchen Rubin.

What do you do when you can't do much? You think up little-used synonyms to describe your current state, of course. I am recuperating, rehabilitating, recovering, resting, relaxing, chillaxing, convalescing. It all ends tomorrow, though. Tomorrow, I GO BACK TO WORK! From home. But still. Things I will not miss about being laid-up, post-op:  My dog's … Continue reading Convalescing with Gretchen Rubin.

A Trail Running Mom Looks Ahead to Spring.

This post originally appeared here, on the Friends of the Middlesex Fells blog: As a working mom of two young children, the late afternoon run, especially a trail run, is a rare and luxurious treat. It is as if my very cells seize the chance to exalt in the rush of blood, oxygen, and vitamin … Continue reading A Trail Running Mom Looks Ahead to Spring.