Treading Lightly

Running while on business travel can be difficult; especially when it’s a dark, gloomy rainy day.  While I don’t mind running in the elements (Rule #2, you can’t predict the weather on race day), I settled for the hotel treadmill this morning. Queue the sad music: Womp, womp… Fortunately for me, a classic episode of…

Going the wrong way…

Ever been so focused that you’re not aware of your surroundings?  Well, that was me this past weekend on a brisk two-plus mile run. Sunglasses on, shorts over white thermal pants, rocking a wool ski hat, wondering why in the world I am putting myself through this.  As I let the tailwinds of a blustery…

And we’re off…

When I first started this blog back in 2011, I was chronicling a journey that started on a couch and ended with a 5K (What?!)…and then a half marathon (What?!)…and another half marathon (What?!)…and ultimately a marathon (What?!) More than three years removed from my marathon experience – and nearly three years since my last…