Category Archives: Running

Another Stepping Stone

Sunday was another glorious day of weather perfectly setting me up for a successful run. To be honest, it was almost a tad bit on the cold side for my personal preference when running but I’ll take that over a sweltering Florida day anytime! In theory I thought the seven mile run the previous weekend […]

No Rest For The Weary

There are days when the phrase that keeps echoing through my head is, “why me?” Why am I the one facing this? Why do I have to be the strong one? Why can’t I allow myself to let down my guard? Then I remember it’s because I’m tough enough to handle the cards I’ve been […]

How Did You Talk Me Into This?

According to my newly acquired t-shirt, I’m apparently a Master of all Terrain. February’s 5k challenge left me and my Maid of Honor worried about what’s to come. We kicked off our tri-challenge Master of all Terrain series with the airstrip run and I believe I might just be feeling it until our next adventure […]

The Price We Pay

Is it worth the cost for running shoes?  When I relate the cost of running shoes to my dance shoes I understand how they come out about equal in pricing, but for some reason outside of that context the pricing for athletic shoes appears to be such a burden.  This comes from the gal who […]

The Training. The Pain. The Fibro. The Finish.

In recent posts I’ve touched on the fact that I let my Maid of Honor talk me into running three 5ks with her. However, before I knew it she had talked me into a fourth and then I talked myself into a fifth so that I could run with my colleagues at work in a […]