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Months to weeks......weeks to days...

Tuesday, April 13, 2010      7 comments

Like a clock ticking, so have these months flown by! It was in October that I found out that I got a place in the London Marathon through my running club. I formulated m... Read more

Half Marathon Warrior Words

Saturday, March 27, 2010      6 comments

Reminding myself what I already know and what I am about!!(These words are on my spark page and I just needed to re-read them today and put on my road warrior mentality!....Liverpool Half in the morning!!) Read more

Liverpool Awaits

Wednesday, March 24, 2010      7 comments

With all my focus on London in 4 1/2 weeks I've just about skipped over the fact that I have a half marathon in Liverpool on Sunday!!! This will be a bit of a testing ground f... Read more

London's calling LOUDER

Saturday, March 06, 2010      6 comments

The weeks have been melting by, the miles are getting longer and distances further and my body is reminding me...SEVEN weeks! Oh my! Here I go again with my nerves!! It star... Read more

The week awaits!

Sunday, February 28, 2010      3 comments

I'm looking ahead to a new week AND a new month. Today marks 9 weeks till my marathon. That means I'm getting to the higher number in the weekly miles. I've been a bit short with ... Read more


Saturday, February 27, 2010      2 comments

I have been running for 6 short years, however in that time I have accumulated a plethora of shirts; finisher T shirts, wicking running short sleeve shirts, technical long sleeve sh... Read more

When the student is ready....

Friday, February 26, 2010      3 comments

...the teacher appears. I first heard this quote years ago and feel it is true. Is it the timing, the openness, a new maturity, a last gasp surrendering to the situation, or so... Read more

Needing an Angel

Monday, February 08, 2010      10 comments

I've kept the prayer going and it's now running a loop in my mind. Kind of like the background music to my daily thoughts...."Please, send an angel...Please, send an angel.....Thank... Read more

Finally, I Feel Like I'm Marathon Training!!

Sunday, January 17, 2010      8 comments

At last the snow has given way to rain, and the rain has washed the sidewalks clear and the streets show their asphalt. It has been a month since I saw conditions like this. It had ... Read more

Extreme and Amazed

Saturday, January 16, 2010      5 comments

This is what I need, but not what I expected! What I had hoped for but didn't anticipate. Not only did I get on the BLC12 team BUT I got chosen for the Extreme Team!! WOW was all I could think and even uttered out loud as I read the news. ... Read more

Look Beyond The Snow

Friday, January 08, 2010      5 comments

Trying to look beyond the snow lately has been very hard. Thatís because it is everywhere!! I mean EVERYWHERE!!(just look at the view of the UK from space!!) The side streets in my ... Read more

She Smiled

Wednesday, December 30, 2009      6 comments

Today has been a relief from the past couple of days! I've been having to complete a major health and safety project for work. It meant going over what I had already submitted and supplying additional information, templates, records, etc etc....... Read more

The Day Afta

Saturday, December 26, 2009      1 comments

It's Boxing Day over here in the UK. For those of you not in the know, NO it's not a free for all fist fight here. The history of the day goes way back...kind of related to voting, ballot boxes and the like. Read more

Christmas Meltdown!!

Thursday, December 10, 2009      7 comments

Yikes! Is that really me babbling, about to cry for no reason, feeling tense and ready to bite a hunk outta someone???? Yep, that's me stressing out over the list of things to do ... Read more

Celebrate With Me!!

Thursday, November 26, 2009      3 comments

Not only is today Thanksgiving... but it's my 58th Birthday! YIKES!!! Just saying that almost makes me gasp! But the excellent news is, I am a much healthier 58 year old than I w... Read more

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