It’s been a bit stressful for me at work lately. Grant proposal deadlines loom and so things are always crazy around this time. I’m also taking on more work responsibilities and possibly a promotion and I have mixed feelings about it. Excitement, anxiety, a little fear – am I ready for it? Anyway, after spending… Continue reading Self-medicating ourselves with bad habits
I’m officially caught up with the series, The Walking Dead. For the past couple of weeks, my family has done nothing but watch Season 4 on Netflix. Much to our dismay, we don’t have AMC in our cable channel line-up, and so we had to wait until last night to watch the Season 5 opener… Continue reading The Walking Dead
I ran another half-marathon yesterday: This time it was a virtual run. Have you heard of these? You go online, pay your registration fee, run your race on your own within a certain time frame, post your time online, and then a medal will arrive in the mail! The race that I signed up for… Continue reading Another half-marathon
I used to blog on SparkPeople and so I just looked at some of my blog posts from a year ago just to see how I’ve progressed or changed in the last year. Around this time last year, I was pleased with myself for being able to run 5k’s with no problem. I was starting… Continue reading Throwback Thursday – One Year Ago
Yesterday I ran in the Ponseti Races, a local race that supports the clubfoot method developed by Dr. Ignacio Ponseti, who would have been 100 this year. They have a 5k and a 10k race. This is my third time participating in the race, but my first time running in the 10k race. It was… Continue reading New 10k PR
If you’ve been reading my blog for awhile, you may recall that I made a list on my 48th birthday of things I wanted to do in my next year of life. A bucket list for the next year, I guess you could say. Here it is: My Birthday Wish List Two of the things on my… Continue reading New tattoo!