GOING-STRONG
250,000-299,999 SparkPoints 270,756
SparkPoints
 

GOING-STRONG's Blogs

Run Run Rhonda - 51st Annual Seaside Beach Run (video blog)
Monday, July 17, 2017      9 comments

07-15-17 - 51st Annual Seaside Beach Run (10k) What a beautiful day for a run! Since this is a hometown venue, I was able to get up at a normal time and enjoy my regular routine. I typically go to the gym for a class Mon-Fri at 9:00am; so... Read more
Strong and Lean in 2017 - Adventures driving through Tabasco, Mexico
Sunday, July 16, 2017      5 comments

This will be the last blog outlining our fabulous trip to Chiapas, Mexico to visit a foreign exchange student we hosted 23 years ago. Meeting her family and being hosted in her Country has an experience we will never forget. It was truly a uni... Read more
Strong and Lean in 2017 - Adventures in the Lacandon Rain Forest
Saturday, July 08, 2017      10 comments

Continuing with my Mexican Adventures... Here is an entry from my Journal 05-31-17 Today we are deep in the Lacandon Rain Forest in Chiapas, Mexico. We arrived at our Hotel after dark yesterday, but the bugs were big enough to see wit... Read more
Run Run Rhonda - Foot Traffic Flat Half Marathon Recap
Tuesday, July 04, 2017      7 comments

I know... I still haven't finished my Mexico Travel Adventures blog series, but thought I would interrupt it to post today's run report. This i... Read more
Strong and Lean in 2017 - Adventures in Palenque
Monday, June 26, 2017      9 comments

05-30-17 The plan for today was to be ready to leave at 8:00am and Christie, DH and myself would go see the Palenque Ruins. The rest of the group would stay behind at the hotel and enjoy a nice relaxing morning. Unfortunately the car was... Read more
Strong and Lean in 2017 - Adventures on the Road to Palenque
Saturday, June 24, 2017      8 comments

Sorry it has been so long since my last post. I still have a few more days outlined in my journal of Mexican Adventures so continuing on.... 05-29-17 Up early this morning as we needed to be ready to go by 6:00am. First stop was to ... Read more
Strong and Lean in 2017 - Adventures in San Cristobal de la Casas
Sunday, June 18, 2017      9 comments

05-28-17 Another fabulous day of adventures. It started with breakfast at home! We came downstairs to find Christie and Lucy working in the kitchen cooking. Christie said that this is only the 2nd time she has cooked in her kitchen since ... Read more
Strong and Lean in 2017 - Adventures in Chamula
Tuesday, June 13, 2017      7 comments

05-27-17 Today after a lovely breakfast downtown, we visited Chamula, a city near San Cristobal in Chiapas where virtually 100% of the resident... Read more
Strong and Lean in 2017 - Adventures at Lagertero Ruins
Monday, June 12, 2017      11 comments

05-26-17 Today I felt much improved (Thank you Lord!) and was well enough to participate in the planned activities. We packed up around 9:00am and took a drive to another area of the campground I had not seen yet. We drove through areas w... Read more
Strong and Lean in 2017 - Adventures in Lagos de Colon
Sunday, June 11, 2017      8 comments

05-25-17 - Adventures in Lagos de Colon What to say about today... it was quiet and restful at the Campground at Logos de Colon. The pl... Read more
Strong and Lean in 2017 - Adventures in Lagunas de Montebello
Saturday, June 10, 2017      9 comments

05-24-17 Another day of incredible adventures. Our plan for the next few days is camping very near the border of Guatemala. We packed a suitcase with enough for a few days and left the house around 9:00am. Our first stop before heading o... Read more
Strong and Lean in 2017 - Adventures in Chiapas de Corzo
Friday, June 09, 2017      8 comments

While we were on our Mexican Adventure, I kept a daily journal. I am now going back and doing some editing and adding a few photos. Here is a recap of the day for May 23rd. Enjoy! 5-23-17 Adventures in Chiapas de Corzo Another in... Read more
Strong and Lean in 2017 - Adventures in San Cristobal
Tuesday, May 23, 2017      9 comments

05-22-17 Adventures in San Cristobal Today has been a big day of surprises for sure. We are traveling to San Cristobal, Chiapas Mexico to see and stay with a foreign exchange student Christie, (and her husband, Ray) we hosted for 3 mont... Read more
Strong and Lean in 2017 - Adventures in Packing
Sunday, May 21, 2017      6 comments

The DH and I are off for a few weeks to Mexico! We are going to be visiting a foreign exchange student that we hosted for 3 months over 20 years ago. We reconnected with her and she has wanted us to visit her for several years; so we are makin... Read more
Run Run Rhonda - Cinco de Mayo Half Marathon Recap
Sunday, May 07, 2017      11 comments

Yesterday, the DH and I drove to Portland after lunch so we could pick up our event packet before the 3:00pm cut-off time. I always wonder why they choose such an early cut off time as it is a problem for people driving from out of town. We di... Read more

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 Last Page »