Thanksgiving Highlights & Next Week’s Meal Plan

When I woke up this morning absolutely STARVING, I thought back immediately to my previous Black Friday posts when I felt the same way and said the exact same thing. It’s a good thing I am not one to think twice about the amount of food I...more

Thanksgiving Day Thinking Out Loud

1) I found a stash of chocolate chip cookies that I...more

What I Ate Wednesday 11/25/15

I don’t know what I am more excited for – all of the food on Thanksgiving or the fact that we have a few days off after today which means no early wake ups for school or homework to yell about. Speaking of food, let’s take a look at what I ate yesterday and […] The post What I Ate Wednesday 11/25/15 appeared first on The Cookie ChRUNicles ....more

Turkey Trot Running Workout Round Up

Since we normally we spend Thanksgiving in the city, we had considered going to the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade this year but then our plans changed completely and will be spending the holiday out here on Long Island...more

Blueberry Pie Protein Oatmeal – Skoop Giveaway Too!

This blueberry pie protein oatmeal recipe is super easy to make! Both gluten and dairy free, this oatmeal is packed with plant-based protein and complex carbohydrates which combine to power you through the morning. The natural sweetness of the blueberries plus a hint of vanilla from Skoop’s All-In-One Nutritional Shake makes this blueberry pie […] The post Blueberry Pie Protein Oatmeal – Skoop Giveaway Too! ...more

weekend stuff & workout recap

How is it Sunday already? Let’s catch up a bit before looking at my workout recap...more

Thanksgiving Recipe Ideas & Next Week’s Meal Plan

We are quickly approaching...more

Thinking Out Loud 11/19/15

I just had one of those moments where you not only realize today is Thursday but you realize tomorrow is already Friday! If you are a really fast eater who is looking to slow down, try holding your fork or spoon...more

What I Ate Yesterday & Dinner In The City At Landmarc

I am slightly short on words today after yesterday’s post. Not because I don’t have what to say, more because the response was so positively overwhelming that I am just sitting here unable to figure out exactly how to say thank you all for being so kind and for recognizing my strength in a […] The post What I Ate Yesterday & Dinner In The City At Landmarc appeared first on The Cookie ChRUNicles ....more

My Anniversary After Divorce

My son asked me the other day if he can stay home from school the day before his Bar Mitzvah (October 2016).He is totally planning ahead and I totally said um okay to put an end to the conversation but the conversation didn't end there. He then asked what he thinks we will do all day the Saturday of his Bar Mitzvah since the service and affair both take place in the evening.I paused for a moment before telling him that we can always take an early morning spin class, just like I did, the Saturday morning of my wedding day back on November 17, 2001....more