Dog Day Afternoon

2013 10 19 08 56 40Last Saturday was the weekend of the Runners World Half Marathon Festival weekend in Bethlehem, PA. Kids runs on Friday and a Half Marathon on SUnday sandwiched a day for 5K and 10K races–and a 1 mile dog run, sponsored by Eukanuba. A beautiful, brisk October morning it was, with a rising sun in the east and a setting full moon in the west. The…

Toenail Fungus

21.toenail FungusPreventing & Eliminating Fungal Toenails Also known as onychomycosis, toenail fungus can be painful, irritating and embarrassing. When there is trauma to the nail, the nail bed is lifted allowing fungus to penetrate and invade the nail bed. Without treatment, the fungus can grow and spread in dark, warm, moist environments, such as socks and shoes. Common signs and symptoms of toenail fungus include: Discoloring…

Foot Pain in Pregnancy

Img 0557This topic has a great deal of personal interest to me.  No, I’m not pregnant–that would be a medical miracle. But my oldest daughter Jennifer is pregnant with my first grandchild–no secret, its a girl!  The anticipated arrival of the little lady is in mid-December and we’re all very excited about the new addition to the family, including (and especially) my son-in-law Ben. Jennifer has…

Runner’s World 5K and Dog Run

2013 09 22 12 11 41It seems like a long time since I was recruited to run in the Runner’s World Half Marathon weekend–or at least the 5K—ummm, bring my dog Moose to the event to participate in the 1 mile dog run.  You see, my middle daughter, Brianne, work for a media company thathandles the account for the dog run sponsor, Eukanuba dog food. Well, we’re supporting her cause.Moose…