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.
Our septic system needed servicing today. How did I know it needed servicing.? That is an unfortunate story I don’t want to dwell on. What I would like to share is that the septic system cleaner guy has a 16 year-old son who got his girlfriend pregnant. He doesn’t believe in abortion, so his son and his son’s girlfriend are [...]Liza
My friend Lisa took this photo of the kids and me back in December for an article Mackenzie Havey wrote about running as a mom. See Mom, See Mom Run Lisa is one of my closest friends here. She’s a rockstar photographer. (Not actual rockstars, just very very talented. Check out her work. http://lisakrantz.com/) And I can’t thank [...]Liza
Remember how I ran 25 hard-earned miles yesterday? Yeah, well today, was my rest day. Ruby doesn’t have school, and the mom of one of her little friends invited us to go to an indoor trampoline park. Great idea! I’d sit and chat while Ruby jumped and got nice and tired for nap time. I was bit anxious about the chatting, but my [...]Liza
So today was my do-over for yesterday’s 25-mile fail. To recap: Yesterday, around 2pm, I headed down to the Leon Creek trailhead. My plan was to run two 5 mile out-and-backs, and then finish with an exciting 2.5 mile out-and-back. The path is concrete and unshaded, and it was already in the 80s when I set off. Fun. So I ran 5 miles out [...]Liza
I was supposed to run 25 miles today at an easy to moderate pace. I had every intention of doing so. But then I woke up in a foul mood. (Actual picture of me at 7am.) And there was no cream for the coffee. And I had to catch up on work after being off the grid for the past three days. And then it was noon, and Ruby was a wreck and needed a [...]Liza