RLA1891's Blogs

Love and go on . . .
Monday, July 11, 2011      2 comments

“You can shed tears that she is gone, or you can smile because she has lived. You can close your eyes and pray that she'll come back, or you can open your eyes and see all she's left. Your heart can be empty because you can't see her, ... Read more
Grandma is in Heaven
Sunday, July 10, 2011      9 comments

My grandma went to Heaven just before 2 this morning. I am so very thankful for having had such a lovely lady in my life. Although she was never obligated to be my grandma (her son married my mom) she chose to be anyway. She chose to love me and... Read more
Last Spin Class and shout out to SANDIEGOJOHN
Wednesday, July 06, 2011      4 comments

Tonight was my last spin class. So sad. I will keep working towards getting my membership back so I can go again. Dang expiration dates. Who knew I would love it so much? Especially considering how I started! Hopefully it will not be for long. I... Read more
Unsolicited advice for running (reminder to myself)
Friday, July 01, 2011      4 comments

Some unsolicited advice: When it's late 90s with a heat index over 100, no clouds in the sky, no shade of any kind, only the sun beating down on you and the planned route takes you on one of the hilliest never ending roads in town, and someone w... Read more
just gonna put it out there
Sunday, June 26, 2011      7 comments

I have decided just to put this out there so I can start getting used to it and get over myself. I am 30. I never really thought much about that until now. That was never an age I thought was "old" or anything. It's not like that means... Read more
the best we can
Friday, June 24, 2011      3 comments

Quote: "Some days, doing “the best we can” may still fall short of what we would like to be able to do, but life isn’t perfect on any front-and doing what we can with what we have is the most we should expect of ourselves or anyone else. " ... Read more
Random Photo Blog -- looking for motivation
Thursday, June 23, 2011      6 comments

Just because I can always use more inspiration or motivation . . . ... Read more
“To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice the gift.”
Wednesday, June 22, 2011      2 comments

"A lot of people run a race to see who is fastest. I run to see who has the most guts, who can punish himself into exhausting pace, and then at the end, punish himself even more. Nobody is going to win a 5,000 meter race after running an easy 2 ... Read more
What did you just say to me?
Friday, June 17, 2011      14 comments

I am amazed sometimes at what people say. Does anyone ever think anymore before they speak? I have been struggling a bit lately with getting back on track with things. I have pretty much fallen off track with everything. That's ok though. I... Read more
Didn't I have a car key when we started this run?
Saturday, June 04, 2011      3 comments

6.5 mile run today. Sexy breakfast after! Realized half way through the run I no longer had my car key. That was a good moment. Finally met the dreaded Chapel Hill. You know how most hills at least appear to get smaller as you go up them and you... Read more
7 Miles!
Friday, June 03, 2011      6 comments

Please listen to the below music while reading this blog: http://youtu.be/C2wcqRWbdHs (Got this from youtube. Thx) (Said in deep, slow voice over.) On a hot summer evening in June, a day much like today, cicadas swarming the air, hum... Read more
Cicada Ice Cream!
Thursday, June 02, 2011      3 comments

This is a local ice cream place. For the first time I think ever in my life they have found something that even coating it in chocolate will not make me eat it! http://www.columbiamissouria
parkys-debut-c... Read more
Sorry to the Hot Guy!
Friday, May 27, 2011      6 comments

If you know me at all you know I am one of those people who can't seem to let things go when it comes to something I have done or said, etc. What usually happens is I get really nervous because I am talking to someone I don't know or there is a ... Read more
New Yorker breaks 48-hour race record - running equivalent of 9 marathons
Friday, May 27, 2011      2 comments

_record.html Phil McCarthy started running May 13. He didn't stop for two days. By then, the Washington Heights... Read more
Skinamarinky dinky dink, Skinamarinky doo, I love you
Tuesday, May 24, 2011      0 comments

Funny List of "annoying people you can't avoid at gym:" http://su.pr/22TxNy ٩(•̮̮̃•&#
771;)۶ Tip I just read: If you have children in summertime youth sports, go to a drug store and get a bottle of spirits o... Read more

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