The Chocolate Race
Wednesday, September 01, 2010      13 comments

Because life is short...running is hard & chocolate tastes good - what more of a reason do you need to enter a race! This is definitely going to be an annual tradition (a... Read more
If your friends jumped off a bridge, would you???
Wednesday, March 17, 2010      10 comments

Who hasn't heard that one in their lifetime? Or, said it to your own kids... Now of course this question is usually posed after having done something that is maybe...not so smart... I usually consider myself quite independent (to the point of... Read more
1st Half-Marathon...not a pretty one...
Tuesday, March 09, 2010      20 comments

OK, let's put it out there.... First of all, I was just more than willing to let this race and the fact I did it fly under the radar - obviously by my activity feed I had a half marathon scheduled for Sunday (that & whole team thing too...) but ... Read more
If Kathy hits a tree in the forest...will anyone hear?
Saturday, January 02, 2010      14 comments

That was the qestion I posed yesterday as I came in from my second (EVER) dog sled run.... The response from one of my coaches, "If you tell us you can guarantee EVERYONE will hear cause we will be repeating the story!!" (Hardy breed those dog ... Read more
Christmas Party
Tuesday, December 15, 2009      6 comments

We can be our own worst enemies, can't we? I was going to make a long story short but ....nah, you need some background here! I was laid off a year ago - yes, it happens & it was for "financial reasons" so that I could qualify for unemploymen... Read more
Dashing through the snow....
Sunday, December 06, 2009      6 comments

Ok, so there was no snow, but we dashed!! Or so it felt like it to us.... We, Spiritrun & I broke the 30 minute mark for our 5k Santa Shuffle yesterday - Woo Hoo!! Although... Read more
Words for Women to Live By! (& make you smile!)
Saturday, December 05, 2009      5 comments

I know I haven't blogged in ages & this really doesn't count either but... 1. Aspire to be Barbie - the b* has everything. 2. If the shoe fits - buy them in every color. (especially red - EVERYONE needs a pair of kick*** red shoes!!) ... Read more
Kind of a catch all...
Monday, October 19, 2009      5 comments

Little bit of this n' that... I started blogging last night but kept erasing everything! Sometimes I think too much about what I'm writing, then again, sometimes I don't think at all!! LOL Anyway, had a good week last week - really worked... Read more
'Kay, seriously now....
Monday, October 12, 2009      4 comments

This is it, no turning back now, we are committed - no refund!! SPIRITRUN and I have signed up for the half-marathon training program through the Running Room. How exciting, how exhilarating (how redundant??), how fun, how freakin' crazy????... Read more
CIBC Run for the Cure
Sunday, October 04, 2009      10 comments

So always at the back of my mind (for years now!) I have wanted to be a "runner"... And every Spring sees me out pounding the pavement trying to achieve this goal, this desire to become fit and make running on a regular basis part of my life - f... Read more
Trip around the sun....
Sunday, September 27, 2009      3 comments

I hope I did this correctly... it's supposed to be a link to Jimmy Buffet/Martina McBride video I received as a birthday wish & it couldn't be more appropriate!! www.youtube.com/watch?v=
BaKqwvGa6Bw And here I sit... Read more
Pedal faster...
Wednesday, September 16, 2009      2 comments

That's what the elliptical kept telling me this a.m.... I was trying a "higher" workout this a.m. (I love my elliptical - it has a variety of programmed workouts I can utilize) so anyway, I was trying a more advanced one & every time I slowed do... Read more
I thought endorphins made you happy??
Sunday, August 30, 2009      3 comments

Isn't that the whole point of the runner's "high"? I know I have felt it, usually I am so pumped after my morning run I just want to keep that momentum/feeling going all day! But this last week...Just weird, really weird... I've pushed mysel... Read more
Postscript to SPIRITRUNS blog on rollerblading & biking...
Monday, August 24, 2009      0 comments

I didn't get near the pictures she did - trying to stay upright was difficult enough!! Let me just say, that woman is crazy!!! She TUCKED going down the hill!!! Are you kidding me???? Now, first of all I should have had some protective equip... Read more
All starting to add up...
Monday, August 24, 2009      3 comments

or should I say subtract?? OK, been at this at just over a month and as of this morning I'm down 5 pounds! I'm very happy about that - just surpassed my lowest weight from doing Herbal Magic by .5 pounds so I definately had to look a few... Read more

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