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 long-time is a longtime ultrarunner who lives in San Antonio, Texas. She teaches for NOLS Wilderness Medicine, coaches, directs the non-profit Band of Runners, and drives her kids around in a minivan.
You know what I’m talking about parents of young kids. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=StTqXEQ2l-Y Asa wakes up these days singing the theme song from the Lego Movie. “Everything is Awesome!” There are certainly worse ways for a kid to wake up. “Everything is cool when you’re part of a team! Everything is awesome [...]Liza
Hi peeps. Sorry to leave you all with that rant post for so long. The time between that post and this sentence has disappeared in a blur of teething, baby snot, a bit of fast running, and a broken car. I took our car to get inspected and have the oil changed yesterday morning. That law-abiding maintenance was obviously a mistake [...]Liza
I am standing at the computer typing with one hand rocking a grumpy baby back and forth. I have not showered or washed last night’s dishes. Clean laundry is in piles on beds and in baskets. Dirty laundry is still unpacked in bags from the weekend in the garage. My desk is hidden under paperwork. I’ve stopped updating [...]Liza
Well, I don’t actually have any Rolling-Stone-General-McChrystal-esque expose on Joe and Joyce Prusaitis and Tejas Trails – but it was a good blog title. Or maybe “The Runaway Yeti Cooler.” I told Joe that I felt a title like Magician’s Apprentice would have been more appropriate than Assistant Race Director [...]Liza
My friend David won the Rocky 50 and then handed out medals for the last 5 hours of the race. And he didn’t just hand them out. He cheered and hollered and jumped up and down as people crossed the finish line. He is the best of the best of our sport. Here he is presenting the DFL vulture to my friend Doise who finished last after [...]Liza