family

Spring Break

Intention: Run 3-4x while on vacation Reality: 1 and 1/2… the half was due to a run cut short (more about that later) Last week, we soaked in the sun and enjoyed time with family during the kids’ spring break.  Our family of 4 joined my brother’s family of 5 as well as my youngest […]

Sick Day

Me:  I’m not feeling very well today so I think it would be best if I take the day off. My boss(es):  If you take the day off, who would feed us, dress us, play with us….basically take care of everything we need and want!?… Me:  Guess you’re saying that’s a “No”? This was a conversation […]

9 weeks later…

Training plan derailed.  Here I am with only 9 weeks to go building my mileage cautiously so I can stay healthy and make it to the start line.  It has been a challenge maintaining my mileage with the number of hurdles I encountered the past 9 weeks: 1) foot pain/tight hamstring which forced me to take a week […]