Monday Miles (& A Brooks Giveaway!)

This giveaway is closed and the winner has been notified. Thanks to all who entered! Happy Monday, friends!  I wanted to share a running update today, complete with a giveaway for you guys (at...

Mother’s Day Gift Guide!

Spring is here!  Our whole yard is in bloom and the rain is finally slowing to a drizzle (knocking loudly on wood).  April was a total blur with spring break, some yucky sickness, and...

Spring Break 2017.

Hello my friends!  First off, thanks for all your incredible support on my last post and the many kind comments, emails, and thoughts you all sent my way.  I’m sad to hear that so...

Love and Loss.

I don’t remember exactly what day it was when I found out I was pregnant, but I do remember what day it was when I suddenly wasn’t pregnant anymore.  It was August 17th if...

Wisdom Teeth & Weekend!

Happy Monday!  Sorry for the quiet week here last week.  I got my wisdom teeth out last Monday, which turned out to be about ten million times worse than I expected.  OUCH! It was...

Best Games for a Rainy Day

It has been another record-setting winter here in Seattle.  Record rain, record cold, and record number of days without sunshine.  Is it spring yet?  Unfortunately, the answer here is no, so we are still...

Hiking Travertine Falls, New Mexico!

On the final morning of Altitude Training Camp in Albuquerque, I was up early enough to meet up for the group run on Sunday morning.  There was just a handful of us that hadn’t...

Brooks Altitude Training Camp in Albuquerque!

I am back from an amazing weekend in Albuquerque!  The warmth and sunshine couldn’t have come at a better time, and it was exactly what I needed to come back feeling refreshed and ready...

Beating the Rainy Day Blues with Blue Apron.

Another week of rain.  Another week of scrambling between work, kids, and responsibilities. And another fun week of Blue Apron cooking in our house! I am always grateful for Blue Apron on weeks when...

A Brand New Look!

Well it only took me seven years, but Daily Garnish finally has a new look!  I am so excited to launch this today, and hope the new site and formatting will be much easier...

Washington DC Weekend!

Last weekend I jumped on a plane and traveled all the way across the country to Washington, DC! For those who don’t know, we actually lived in DC before we moved to Seattle –...

Birthday Week!

Happy Friday, friends!  I’m flying in the the friendly skies, and bought the internet pass so that I could get some work done since my flight is 5 hours long.  More on that in...