What a difference a job makes!
Tuesday, December 13, 2011 20 comments
If you were to believe my DDï¿½s Facebook page, she was distraught to be rejoining the workaday world. That was just posturing! She graduated from Vet Tech school last October, and hasnï¿½t been able to land the job she wanted. Sheï¿½s st... Read more
Friday, October 21, 2011 15 comments
On Sunday I will be running my second marathon. Last year's marathon was run with an IT band injury, and my time wasn't too bad in view of that, albeit quite slow nonetheless. This year, I've managed to train without an injury, but last Th... Read more
The superstitious me hesitates to post this...
Monday, September 26, 2011 24 comments
The stars must have been aligned Saturday morning at 3 am when I met my training group for our 23 mile run, just four weeks before the St. Louis marathon. 23 miles is the run when my IT band injury manifested last year, and so I approached this... Read more
Emotional eating and random thoughts
Wednesday, June 29, 2011 15 comments
Hair today, gone tomorrow?
Thursday, June 02, 2011 15 comments
New shoes and first fall
Tuesday, May 03, 2011 16 comments
Yup, I really needed those new shoes. I got them a month ago, but needed to get the lift added to the left shoe, so some delay was involved. The shoe repair shop is nowhere near my house. So yesterday I headed out for my first run with th... Read more
Blue Bell Fun Run - 10K and then ice cream (video blog)
Sunday, April 10, 2011 20 comments
I'm the one coming up on the left, and then trying to get through the two runners in light green. I kept getting blocked so came around the outside. OK, within 2 minutes I was no longer feeling terrible - it was just the heat and the headw... Read more
OMG I'm blown away!
Friday, March 25, 2011 12 comments
I know, I haven't blogged in a coon's age. As soon as I thought that I realized I had no idea where that expression came from. So, first things first, here is what I found: "It actually refers to raccoons. The expression "in a coon's age"... Read more
Thursday, March 03, 2011 11 comments
It's not the quantity, it's the quality!
Tuesday, March 01, 2011 8 comments
I've always known I had a weird metabolism. I think I was 16 the last time it was easy for me to lose any weight. For the last few months I haven't been weighing myself but have been relying on how my clothes felt. Well, for the last two ... Read more
Austin half-marathon: heat, humidity and hills!
Tuesday, February 22, 2011 20 comments
After initially signing up to run the marathon (I signed up six months ago), I opted to scale back to avoid any further injuries, so I changed my registration to the half. Saturday morning, my friend and I headed out for the short 2 ½ hour ... Read more
Friday, February 18, 2011 11 comments
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