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Race #17 - Susan G Komen Race for the Cure
Wednesday, September 25, 2013      6 comments

This past Sunday, I did the Susan G Komen Race for the Cure for the second year. I really like to support this race because I have several friends affected by this disease. And guess who I was right behind for a little while?? Ali Vincent! Here ... Read more
Race #15 and 16
Wednesday, September 25, 2013      2 comments

On Labor Day weekend, I participated in a Disney Challenge called the Dumbo Double Dare, which consisted of a 10k on Saturday morning and a half marathon on Sunday morning. For doing both events, you would earn a bonus inaugural medal. Labor ... Read more
Race #14 - OC Fair Fun Run
Thursday, August 08, 2013      4 comments

This was my second year running this race. My time this year was 15 minutes less than last year, but last year I did it with a friend that is not a runner. My next big race event is coming up really soon, so I am really trying to stay on track w... Read more
Race #13 - SO FUN!!
Thursday, July 18, 2013      3 comments

ROC Race (ROC = Ridiculous Obstacle Course) Here I am, before the race and before I fell into the first mud pit The obstacles were all great fun, but this was one ... Read more
Race #11 and 12 (and an explanation of virtual races)
Wednesday, June 26, 2013      4 comments

Both of these were virtual races. In case I haven't explained it before, a virtual race is one you run anywhere you want. They are usually fundraisers. I like to do them because they keep me focused on my training while helping someone else with... Read more
Tuesday, June 18, 2013      4 comments

We had a great time in Hawaii. The scenery was, of course, beautiful. I loved all of the Banyan trees. ... Read more
Race #10
Monday, June 03, 2013      5 comments

This was a really hard run. I used my inhaler before I started but still had some trouble breathing. It was very humid and the mist was so heavy it felt like it was sprinkli... Read more
Race #8 and 9
Thursday, May 23, 2013      3 comments

The Color Run - Second year doing this run and it was a blast!! The OC Arthritis Walk - I hadn't pl... Read more
Race #7 - OC Wahoo's 5k
Thursday, May 09, 2013      4 comments

I got a PR (personal record) at this race; I took almost a minute off of my pace per mile. Also, I did not know I was going to get a medal for this race. So a double bonus... Read more
Race #6 - 5k and Beach Clean Up
Monday, April 29, 2013      3 comments

Several people that I know on Facebook did the Nike Women's Marathon this weekend. Part of the appeal of that race is that, when you cross the finish line, you get a Tiffany necklace given to you by a fireman in a tuxedo. While that sounds very ... Read more
Race #5 in my 13 in 13 Quest
Tuesday, April 16, 2013      4 comments

This past Sunday, I did my 5th race of the year. I joined a challenge to do 13 events in 2013. This one was partially paved and partially trail run. There were also sever... Read more
Friday Funny
Friday, April 05, 2013      9 comments

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My Biggest Competitor - and She is Going Down!!
Monday, April 01, 2013      5 comments

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Happy Friday
Friday, March 22, 2013      7 comments

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12 Week Challenge (or: Summer Will Be Here Before You Know It)
Wednesday, February 27, 2013      3 comments

A week or so ago, I read an email that said something about it being 13 (or 14) weeks until Memorial Day, the unofficial start of summer. It really got me thinking. I was trying to formulate some sort of challenge for myself, because my motivati... Read more

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