What’s Your Next Chapter?

What’s Your Next Chapter?

What do you want the remaining chapters in your life to be about? – Billy Yang (from his amazing new film, The Why) My training today was run easy. 30 minutes or if feeling fatigued, walk it out and save it for my long run tomorrow. I had a moment this morning...
My Top 5 Favorite Podcasts

My Top 5 Favorite Podcasts

I love podcasts. I listen to them all the time. Especially when I’m driving. I started listening to them over two years ago when the radio died in the car I used to drive. Rarely do I listen to music while driving. Now I listen to podcasts. Except right now...
You Always Have a Choice

You Always Have a Choice

It is our choices… that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities. – J. K. Rowling I love this picture of Ginger. Tongue hanging out and going for it. I took this picture the other day while we were hiking in the woods. We were walking down the...
W1D2: 50K Training

W1D2: 50K Training

I don’t stop when I’m tired. I stop when I’m DONE. – David Goggins Training for the Mendocino 50K has officially begun. I’m in day 2. I had some extra time this morning so I slept in until 7:30am. It wasn’t snowing yet so I took my...
My Favorite Winter Running Gear

My Favorite Winter Running Gear

I live in New England. It gets cold. It snows. It rains ice. We get Nor’easters. Sometimes we even get warm weather. That’s New England for you. As I learned when I moved here from Ohio over 20 years ago: If you don’t like the weather in New England...
Big Adventure Coming: Training for a 50K

Big Adventure Coming: Training for a 50K

It hurts up to a point and then it doesn’t get any worse. – Ann Trason I’m thinking of this quote as I am about to begin training for the Mendocino 50K. It’s on Saturday, April 21, 2018. Right before my older daughters 18th birthday. A year ago...