I love the madness of March. It brings my favorite sporting event of the year, my birthday and spring! As most everyone who reads this blog knows I am diehard Wisconsin Badger fan. The last several Marches have been fun to say the least. Expectations were a lot lower this year and I'm really quite … Continue reading March Madness
That is why I love the mountains. Or really, one of many, many reasons why I love the mountains. This was an amazing view from the top out the Outback and Keystone Mountain. That is the Dillon Reservoir you can see frozen over in the distance. Summit County is a special place to me. I … Continue reading Love of the Mountains
A few years ago (2011) we were visiting family in California for Thanksgiving and I looked up Turkey trots in the general vicinity of my uncle's house. I tossed the idea out to my immediate family and they all joined me at the Walnut Creek Turkey Trot and a new tradition was born. Fast forward to 2015 … Continue reading Drumstick Dash 2015
Running as therapy? Lots of people say this. I know I have. Running has often been my stress reliever. Running has given me endless, needed runs with Sara, which we both think has saved us from therapy. I know running doesn't actually replace the need for professional help if it's needed. But I also know … Continue reading Running as therapy?
My right hamstring and I are not getting along. At all. It hurts when I am sitting, especially driving. It hurts if I run fast or far. It hurts when I don't run. I cannot express how glad I am that I decided weeks ago not to run Lakefront. Can you imagine the insane mess … Continue reading My Right Hamstring