Memories are a funny thing. There are lots of good memories and many not so good ones. I wrote a fairly long Instagram post yesterday connected to my Top 9 posts on Instagram this year. It's funny to look back on what you all like the most versus what I remember the most from this … Continue reading Memories
I spent Labor Day weekend in Colorado. My mom and I decided earlier this summer it had been too long since we'd been out there and we needed to see the mountains. So we checked out flights, I used up my stupid Frontier miles and we made it happen. And then I got injured. Which killed … Continue reading Colorado Adventures
This was one of my favorite international trips ever. This time I was traveling to visit my brother and his fiancé. Levi has been living in Italy for a few years now and I have not seen where he lives or what his life is since he was still in Seattle. This trip was extra … Continue reading Adventures in Italy
I still can't believe my time. I am so so exited about what I was able to run. I never wrote down my goals for this race, but really they have been the same since August 2010: break 1:55. And I finally did it! Not only did I break 1:55, I crushed my previous PR by 4 … Continue reading A Runner’s High: My New PR
Remember when I was going to read a calendar before signing up for races this year? Apparently I still suck at that. I realized today that I have 4 races in the next 5 weeks in 3 different cities. Oops. The good news is I get to see a lot of friends over the next … Continue reading 4-5-3: Too many Races?
It was amazing. I loved every moment of it (except for the loss, but more on that later). As a fan of a Big Ten team every season starts out with hopes of going to the Rose Bowl, the Grandaddy of them all. This is something Marie and I have talked about since meeting as … Continue reading Rose Bowl 2012
1. I am NOT racing this weekend. In fact I only have one race left this year. I am pretty sure my body will be grateful that I am not racing this weekend. This also means I get to sleep in. Other than my one total bonk I think my fall racing has gone well. … Continue reading Three Things Thursday