It’s Official! Goal 5 Is On!

Today is the day all 2018 Chicago Marathon non-guaranteed applicants are notified as to whether or not they’ve been accepted. Needless to say, I was a bit excited last night upon trying to fall asleep. This is my Goal 5 for 2018 per my previous post. Last year, I received an email in the wee-early […]

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Dabbling in My Goal 2!

Being in New England, Winter has gifted us (sarcasm) with our first sufficient snowfall to dabble in some snowshoeing. At first I was quite somber seeing the snowflakes fall. Winter really is my least favorite time of the year and snow–my nemesis. No joke. I hate driving in it. I hate shoveling it. I don’t […]

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Show up for yourself!

***Warning: Explicits*** I have fallen into a fantastic routine of hitting the track on Tuesdays (Track Tuesday). Having my planned workout, scheduled time to shop up, and the opportunity for friends to join has been a great way for me to get it done. Even if it usually means I’m there alone. I’m there and […]

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Chunky Tomato-Beef Soup

Oooohh-La-La. I found this hearty soup recipe in my Runner’s World Meals on the Run book (Edited by Joanna Sayago Golub). A fantastic collection of recipes that are ready in 30 minutes or less and are packed full of high-energy foods. This Chunky Tomato-Beef Soup is a gotta-have for a post exercise meal or recovery […]

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Changing Lanes

I’m attempting to NOT run marathons for a little while (I did put in my application today to try to get into 2018 Chicago Marathon with non-guaranteed entry–Oops). I’m changing lanes as they say and have begun the process of working on regaining speed for my 5K and 10K distance and perhaps my half marathon […]

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Learning How To Re-Value My Life

The last year has been a whirlwind. More specifically, the last 2 months have caused an implosion of sorts. (Much about that in previous posts). Causing me to take a step back and “re-value” my time. Now, to clarify, I’m not talking about bringing ‘balance’ to my life. I feel like life has felt pretty […]

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