I’m starting to think about MdS as a restful vacation with a bit running thrown in. I’m not underestimating the desert...
Liza Howard is a national champion runner with multiple records in distances ranging from marathons to 100 mile trail races.
I’m sitting at the kitchen counter writing while Ruby watches a movie on Asa’s Kindle. I hate putting her in front of a movie in order to work, but I figure she’ll survive the hour without too much brain atrophy. Also, I do not want to play My Little Pony right now. I need to get through another cup of coffee before I do [...]Liza
Hello, Liza Salted-Slug Howard here. I drove the kids to school, and then I drank another cup of coffee, looked at my To Do list, looked out the window at the gray skies, and then got back into bed. I’d like to say I read or somehow made myself more useful to the world, but mostly I just dozed and followed the news about the student [...]Liza
I’ve been feeling like an unmotivated lump for the past few weeks, and my running has been lackluster, so my coach recommended take the day off and back off a bit. It’s a wonderful thing to be able to trust your coach’s assessment of your needs — especially when they involve rest. So I enjoyed my slug-like day instead [...]Liza
I think kids should celebrate the presidents in school with their teachers. Especially when it’s raining outside. That is all. Running: 0. See above. Also reference “At Each Others Throats: 4-Year Olds and 10-Year Olds Ability To Get Along Indoors During Inclement Weather” and “Ennui: A Longitudinal Study” What [...]Liza
I was working with a new co-instructor this weekend, and I was so busy giving her feedback that I forgot to encourage the class to bring donuts to class until they were leaving for lunch today. It was going to be the first donut-free class in a long while, and I was feeling sad about the broken streak. But at 12:50pm, a student walked in with [...]Liza