No, I’m not talking about retirement from working. I wish. I have a few more years before that will be a reality. No, today I want to talk about my quiet, unofficial retirement from running. For real this time. I know in the past I have talked about it, considered it, and then ultimately would… Continue reading Retirement
The blogging thing has been fun, but it’s time to say farewell. When I first started the blog, it was a homework assignment for a web design class I was taking. Blogging was something that I enjoyed doing, and so I’ve been blogging for about three years. Blogging has been great therapy for me. It… Continue reading Farewell blog
Hey, everyone! Happy Monday! It was a great weekend! On Saturday, my husband and I went to the gym and had a great workout! I’m just so excited about the progress I’m making with my strength. I’m up to 115 pounds on the deadlift, and I can push 255 pounds on the prowler. I’m carrying… Continue reading Logging food – EYE OPENING
Hey there! I hope your weekend is going great! It was 68 degrees yesterday in my neck of the woods, so you can betcha I was outdoors for a run! I ended up doing 5 miles, and can you believe I was wearing a tank top and shorts? In February? Love it! After all of… Continue reading What’s for breakfast?
Remember when I published a blog post earlier today about how I was seriously thinking about quitting running because I was worried I was doing permanent damage to my knee? Just kidding – BAZINGA! I went and saw my doctor at the sports medicine clinic and he said no worries, I haven’t injured anything; all… Continue reading Update since earlier blog…
For the first time since I started running almost six years ago, I’m considering retirement. Just typing these words makes me experience a tornado of emotions. But first, let me explain why I’m thinking of quitting for good. I have some arthritis in my left knee. The pain has been tolerable, and the knee didn’t… Continue reading Retiring from running?
When I look back at 2016, a lot of great things happened: I ran my second marathon. I also got to meet an online friend in person and we ran the marathon together. It was pretty damn epic. I went to Wrigley Field for the first time and saw the Cubs play. By that time,… Continue reading I’ve had enough of 2016