Daily Archives: February 11, 2015

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Whether you insist that Valentine’s Day is a holiday devised to make money for the evil corporate overlords at Hallmark or you spend your entire day surrounded by rose petals and oversized plush puppies clutching hearts, one thing is for sure: Valentine’s Day 2015 is a great day to run in support of a worthy cause. It’ll do your heart good… no matter what your stance is on overpriced prix fixe dinners. Here are five ways to help a good cause and get some miles in at the same time. <3 <3 <3 >>

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When it comes to holidays, I’m definitely in the “take it down a notch” camp, thinking that the overachieving parents should stop setting an impossible-to-reach bar for the rest of us by leaving bunny footprints on the sidewalk at Easter or hiding a naughty leprechaun around the house around St. Pat’s Day. Let’s just agree to wear green, yes? BUT…Valentine’s Day? It’s about LOVE! And while I think adults should avoid buying life-sized stuffed bears from the gas station on the corner of Memorial and Moreland on Friday afternoon, I do get quite a kick out of elementary school Valentine exchanges, and I think it’s sweet for the kids to show each other love. The best part is that these Valentines don’t have to be fancy, expensive, or sugar laden. 10 sweet cards without the sugar >>