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Still Looking for the Perfect Father’s Day Present?

Father’s Day is quickly approaching, and it’s time to start thinking about what to get all of the special dads in your life, whether that may be your father, grandfather, step dad or father-in-law.  Are you still looking for the perfect Father’s Day present? Instead of giving Dad a run-of-the-mill tie or watch, why not give him a timeless unique gift he can hold onto forever?! Twigtale specializes in the art of storytelling, and makes beautifully illustrated books that are perfect for Dad this holiday season.…

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Vegan & Gluten-free in Norfolk, VA – Rama Garden Thai

I was in Norfolk, VA a few times last fall for some work conferences. I was staying near Waterside, and was looking for a good place to eat. Luckily, the HappyCow app suggested that I try Rama Garden Thai, which was in walking distance from my hotel. I started out with a little salad with a delicious peanut dressing. For my appetizer, I ordered the Garden Rolls. I am always excited when a place offers garden rolls, as opposed to Spring Rolls, which I usually can’t…

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2015 Racing Year in Review

Here is my Racing Year in Review for 2015: I ran a total of: TEN 5ks TEN 10ks ONE 4-miler ONE 8k THREE 10-milers ONE 20k TWO half marathons ONE triathlon TWENTY-NINE total races equaling 173.67 miles of running Here are my times and links to my recaps (I still have a few to complete): *Maestro ran the majority of 5ks with me 🙂 Date Race Distance Time Dec 20 Toys for Tots 5k 5k 39:15 Dec 13 Frigid 5k & 10k 10k 1:17:01 Nov 8 Across the Bay 10k 10k…

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Vegan & Gluten-Free in Williamsburg – Food for Thought Restaurant

A little while ago I wrote about my dining experience at Food for Thought in Williamsburg, VA. Surprisingly enough, I passed through Williamsburg on my way to a work conference and decided to stop for lunch! Food for Thought Even though it was lunch time on a Thursday, the restaurant was crowded. Luckily, since it was just me, I was quickly seated and handed the large gluten-free menu. I knew what I wanted before I even sat down, though, because the Pad Thai On is…

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