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Final Decision Sorta
Monday, December 03, 2012      4 comments

After encouraging others to Do Hard Things, equating long run training to Having a Marathon Baby and even considering whether or not I Am Ready it's almost time to make a decision about whether or not I'm cut out for the full 26.2 miles of joy o... Read more
Fall Sticks Around
Sunday, December 02, 2012      1 comments

The first day of winter isn't until December 21st. Nebraska has taken it to heart. It was 65 degrees when we came home from church. My little blue Trek couldn't stand another moment indoors. ... Read more
Sisterhood and Running Joy
Saturday, December 01, 2012      1 comments

My day started out so wonderfully. Well, wonderfully early anyhow. It seems after a week of basically being inert, my body decided that it didn't need any more rest! I couldn't fall asleep until about 12 and was up and at 'em before 6. ... Read more
On the Mend
Friday, November 30, 2012      5 comments

Phew! Baby, I think I might be coming back. I haven't had a good bout of bronchitis in a long time. Years maybe! I started coughing at the gym last week on Thursday. My swim on Saturday was full of sputtering and gagging and by Sunday I... Read more
What's Up Monday
Monday, November 26, 2012      0 comments

I'm whining today. Not to be confused with "winning." I have a bad chest cold and can't workout. So...what does a girl do when she can't train? Yep. I do... Read more
Green Smoothie Tutorial (video blog)
Saturday, November 24, 2012      10 comments

In this video, I explain my method of making a delicious green smoothie. Here is the recipe that I use, modify it to fit your tastes. Green Smoothie 1/2c ripe banana OR other soft fruit (frozen or not) 1/2c frozen berries 2 T milled ... Read more
Happy Thanksgiving
Wednesday, November 21, 2012      4 comments

Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! We will be hosting the big day over here again. I can't remember if it's the 3rd or 4th year...but maybe it's the 4th because I do remember having to skip out and nurse a baby at least one year maybe two. Let... Read more
Lighting Solutions for Runners (video blog)
Tuesday, November 20, 2012      0 comments

We talk a little about being properly illuminated for safety during the cold and dark winter months.... Read more
A Day in the Life
Tuesday, November 20, 2012      4 comments

Here is a few pictures from a typical day. I failed to keep up on them after lunch... Here is a photo of the teen in his natural habitat. I drive him the scant 1.68 miles to school every day now that the weather is cooler. Aren't I nice?... Read more