Archive for March 2010

The New Bedford Half Marathon: A premiere surprise

The New Bedford Half Marathon: A premiere surprise Watch the 2010 New Bedford Race Video Some runners choose their races based on distance. Or notoriety. Or the terrain, the location, the cause, or maybe the color of the T-shirts. I didn’t choose to run New Bedford for any of these reasons. I chose it because it was an official “Boston Marathon” team run for our Alzheimer’s Run for the Memory team. I also signed up because I checked the weather on my iPhone and ..read more

Why I Love Wimpy Kid and Jeff Kinney

Why I Love Wimpy Kid and Jeff Kinney I recently had the opportunity to see a press screening of the movie, “Diary of a Wimpy Kid” with my two youngest kids, Caleb and Joel, as well as  interview Wimpy Kid creator Jeff Kinney. I am sworn to silence about the movie. No spoilers will spill out of my mouth. But let me just say I can’t wait to see the movie again. And when Book Five of the series comes out? I’ll be there in line, with ..read more