I love vacation but the first day back at work is always a whirlwind of catching up. Last week started exactly like that and then just kept spinning. I felt like my old washing machine; spinning and spinning and spinning, shaking away from the… Continue Reading “Whirlwind”
Not a word often used to describe me. Even more surprising when you factor in that vacation for me usually means a vacation from coffee too. What??? That said, last week was a good mix of doing nothing, sticking to my training plan and… Continue Reading “Consistent”
Last week, I learned that I could laugh myself into an asthma attack. That was new. Friday rolled around and we were all little stressed, tired and slaphappy at work. I had been going back and forth with someone at another office, trying to… Continue Reading “Wheezy”
I have attempted 2 runs in the last two weeks. Two. The smoke rolled in pretty heavy around Labor Day weekend and then just stayed. I headed out for an attempt the Thursday after Labor Day. The skies looked horrible but the local news… Continue Reading “37/38 Wheeze”
I spent the last week sleeping in, not doing my hair, not wearing eyeliner. No alarms, no phone calls, no emails. Ok, that’s a lie, I checked my emails a few times. I also ran/ walked more miles in the last 10 days than… Continue Reading “36-Vacation”
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