Liza Howard

Liza Howard

Liza Howard is a national champion runner with multiple records in distances ranging from marathons to 100 mile trail races.

August 2011
M T W T F S S
« Jul   Sep »
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031  

Categories


Liza Howard

Liza Howard is a national champion runner with multiple records in distances ranging from marathons to 100 mile trail races.


August, 2011 5

Granny time

My mother in-law has been in town for the past few days and Asa’s been eating up the unconditional granny-ing.  Last night he convinced Kate to read him seven chapters of James and the Giant Peach.  She doesn’t get to visit much, so there wasn’t all that much wheedling involved.  “One more chapter?”  “Okay.” [...]

LizaLiza

Seven good years

Today’s my anniversary.  Year seven is done and Eliot and I are embarking on Year 8.  He assures me he didn’t feel the least bit itchy last year.  Good thing.  We usually get each other something having to do with the traditional anniversary gifts.  Year 1 was paper: homemade stationary for me and many little folded paper [...]

LizaLiza

All night with Capt’n Karl

I spent last night at the Shoe, the last of the races in the Capt’n Karl’s Trail Series.  Asa still doesn’t allow for much racetime volunteering, so I was really looking forward to this Saturday night.  Eliot was in town and we planned a family-volunteering excursion.  I imagined heartwarming scenes of Asa handing runners electrolyte [...]

LizaLiza

Yeah, it was GOOD actually.

I  just posted this Statler and Waldorf bit from the Muppet Show in a response to Sarah.  They totally capture post-ultra self-talk, don’t they? STATLER: Boo! WALDORF: Boooo! S: That was the worst thing I’ve ever [done]! W: It was terrible! S: Horrendous! W: Well it wasn’t that bad. S: Oh, yeah? W: Well, there were parts of it [...]

LizaLiza