I woke up at 5:00 a.m. so that I could meet Charlotte in the hotel lobby at 6:00 a.m. I had a cup of coffee and then got dressed. I was too nervous to eat. I knew I should eat something, but I just couldn’t. The charity group that I ran for, Imerman Angels, had… Continue reading Chicago Marathon Recap Part 2
I’m an official finisher of the Chicago Marathon! I’ve been wanting to blog about this all week, but I’ve been just a tad bit tired. And so much happened on marathon weekend that I knew it would be a long post. There’s so much to talk about that it’s going to take two posts to… Continue reading Chicago Marathon Recap Part 1
Guys, it’s official! My registration for the Chicago Marathon is complete! I guaranteed an entry by signing up with a charity group. I chose Imerman Angels, a group that provides one-on-one support for cancer victims and their families. Going through Kayla’s cancer was horrible, but we had a lot of support from family and friends.… Continue reading Chicago Marathon – I’m in!
I think I may have come back to reality following my marathon on Sunday. Or not. I still want to tell every single person that I run into, stranger or friend, that I’m officially a marathoner. I must look different, right? Do I look a bit faster? A bit stronger? A bit more amaze-balls? Seriously,… Continue reading More fruits & veggies please
Bucket list item: Run a marathon……CHECK. Guys, I ran a marathon! I can’t believe I did it. Here’s how it went down: On Saturday, I picked up my race packet. While I was there, I checked out the small expo and found a sweet, new headband to wear to my race. Since the race helps… Continue reading Marathon recap
Happy New Year! I’m feeling a bit under the weather this morning, but it’s my own fault. Too much celebrating last night with wine and food. So much fun, though! The evening started out with dinner with my husband, cousin and his wife at our new favorite restaurant, The Copper Penny. The owners/chefs are always… Continue reading Happy New Year!
Today I continue the 10-Day You Challenge by talking about my 7 wants (desires) in life: 1. I want my kids to be happy. Both are adults now; the oldest will be starting her 4th year of college and our youngest her first. Both are struggling with what they want to do with their lives. … Continue reading 7 Wants