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 lost three hours today looking for the very best quote about gratitude or community to put on the thank you holiday cards I’m sending to everyone who donated to the Band of Runners trail camp. Every time I found just the right one, it ended up being attributed to someone problematic. Ruby finally dragged me out of a deep C.S. Lewis [...]Liza
I’m working on Christmas presents and I keep getting distracted by things like this: For the record, I’ve only preordered Alex Hutchinson’s book. Running: ZERO. But I did walk around in running clothes all day and I’m still wearing them now in bed. (Was supposed to be 80 minutes. Going to do a double tomorrow– [...]Liza
Our minivan gave up the ghost while it was parked outside church on Sunday. I was in the minivan at the time working, and not in church. (No lightning bolts, so I’m not taking it as a judgment on my lack of Sabbath observing.) It turned out the minivan was only mostly dead, though, because when I went back to have it towed this morning, [...]Liza
So hello there. Here is the picture Ian posted of me to attract coaching clients to Sharman Ultra. I think I am very pleased. Better people know exactly what they’re signing up for. Running: Our car broke down downtown, so today’s run didn’t happen. Boo. Only 116 days to Mad City 100k!Liza
San Antonio snowman, 2pm. “The force is strong with this one.” Caption contest winner: Ricky Haro. 🙂 I haven’t checked on the snowman’s status this morning. I’ll update after my run this afternoon. The kids still had school despite the 2 inch accumulation — which was the most snow we’ve had since [...]Liza