Will Run For Chocolate

| November 11, 2014

Last year around this time, I signed up for the Soldier Field 10 miler race that was taking place in May 2014. At the time, I knew I had plenty of time to get in shape and I knew this would be a good challenge and get me back to running. And then I did […]

Hot Chocolate

| November 9, 2014

I ran a 15k today, what did you do? I want to actually write about it because it was kind of a feat of physical and mental toughness, but I’m so tired from having to get up before 5 AM that I need to get to bed. So I’ll fill you all in tomorrow when […]


| November 5, 2014

I have been really lazy lately. Actually, since August 31. Because on that day, I ran a half marathon. (I know! Who am I? You’ve missed so much!) Anyway, I did that and since then, I have run a grand total of two times. Once in September and once about a week and a half […]

Zero Six Hundred*

| June 27, 2012

Tuesday morning was the very first time in my entire 34 1/2 years on this planet that I got up early to go work out. I’d like to say I’m surprised it took this long, but really, I never thought it would happen ever in my life. I love sleep. So, so much. Recently I […]

Back In The Saddle

| June 12, 2012

I’ve fallen off the horse. The working out horse, that is. I was doing so well. I was working out and running. I was exercising at least three days a week. And then life got busy. I was still aiming for 1-2 times a week, but even that seemed to be difficult. Right before my […]