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 flying out to Leadville to pace a client and friend tomorrow morning. I’m leaving here at 3:45 am and should be at Winfield, the 50-mile turnaround, by 10am. Then I’ll pace for 50 miles, hang out at the finish line and be inspired, drive back to Denver and catch a 9pm flight back to San Antonio. I’ll be home by [...]Liza
Today will not make the highlight reel my kids put together for Mother’s Day. I blame the Northside Independent School District and their last-week-of-August start date. (And the Texas heat and humidity, trying to run lots of miles, working from home, and single parenting.) But mostly NISD. In other news, the Band of Runners trail [...]Liza
We went to the library and stumbled in on a “Nature in Your Neighborhood” presentation. It was led by an ancient man who’d created an uninspired Power Point presentation for the children in attendance. He had trouble with the projector’s remote and I considered sneaking out when we hit the slide about squirrels. But [...]Liza
Eliot is in Costa Rica this week on a work trip. That’s him working hard in the background. I would write more, but single parenting isn’t as easy as everyone says, and I ran 43 miles this past weekend and threw a birthday party, and I feel like a slug in a salt maze. What’s making me happy: Have you seen this movie? Asa [...]Liza