Thank you notes

When I was a little girl and received gifts, the first thing I had to do before even thinking about using them was write thank you notes.  Something my parents ingrained in me early on.  While today things have changed in the way we communicate, I still always try to acknowledge gifts whether it be by email, … More Thank you notes

Pre-Race Fun

Pre-Race – Arrival and Expo On Wednesday, I left the comfort of Southern California for the humidity of Florida – and possibly some rain during race day.  Weather all over the country caused major flight delays which means instead of arriving in time for dinner at 6:30, I didn’t arrive to the resort until after … More Pre-Race Fun

The Rollercoaster

This past week has been a complete roller-coaster of joy (training is over) and panic and fear given the race is days away. Last week, during my session with Harry, I was unable to complete some of the core exercises.  I am still having balance issues and it’s so frustrating to be almost there, get … More The Rollercoaster

20 Eve

Tomorrow marks another milestone in my training for the full marathon. The mileage on the calendar is 20. Yes, 20. For many training plans, the long runs never exceed 20 to train, so I know that, despite having two additional longer runs after this weekend, this is extremely far. I’m super nervous about going out … More 20 Eve