Fatten Your Goals
From my “runner’s planner”, regarding goal setting. “Personal drive narrows focus, a good thing because you’re more likely to succeed when the purpose at hand is specific and realistic. Yet the miracle of training is that when you gain endurance, you also get faster; as you shed pounds, you get stronger; with confidence comes greater pleasure in running. At some...
Ragnar 2012 comes to a Close
We are about to start our last leg, this van, and these 5 girls and our amazing driver have made this relay awesome. What an experience, as we close in on 36 hours with no sleep… I’m getting punchy, my body is so tired I can’t even think about food and I have made some amazing friends. After a 110F heat index and every one of us getting sick to amazing night runs. We had...
Little Reminders of Life's Beauty
P and I went for a run yesterday. I was feeling some jitters from my impending Ragnar weekend and I received my new Newton’s yesterday, so they needed a few warm-up miles. Yes, ok, I should probs have run more than 4 miles in my new shoes but I did what I could. P also promised me goodies from Lulu; how does a girl say no to that? ...