I’m starting to think about MdS as a restful vacation with a bit running thrown in. I’m not underestimating the desert...
I only had a 30 minute run on my schedule today. It was supposed to be nice and easy because I have 31 miles to run tomorrow. 30 easy minutes. The fear of not getting them done hung over me all day. You’d have thought it was 31 miles I had to fit in. It was the shortness of the workout that made it impossible. It was so easy [...]Liza
I got up early and drove over to my friend’s neighborhood to run my speed work today. I knew I’d run faster if he was with me. And I knew I’d have no speed if I waited until the end of the day with the kids. I was kind of hoping he’d forgotten I was coming over, but the lights were on when I drove up. I downed my coffee [...]Liza
This beautiful boy was born eleven years ago today. (Bacon 11!) Eliot made bread for French toast and then made French toast and set up this lovely tray, so Asa could start his 11s off right. I sat and watched the whole thing while I drank coffee. I believe in giving everybody space to do what they’re best at. My parents had given us [...]Liza
Arrrrgh! I cannot escape the chicken wing arm picture!! This postcard was in the mailbox. I don’t even have Ruby-lifting arm muscles anymore. Siiiiiiiigh. I guess I should be grateful I hadn’t spilled chocolate gel down my shorts. More blogging after I lift heavy things multiple times. What’s making me happy: When you find [...]Liza
I woke up before everybody, and I’m sitting here drinking coffee and puttering. I have a big poster board with all my training for Worlds on the counter in front of me. (Like the stickers?) I wish I had about five more hours that I could sit here quietly and plow through unanswered emails and the To Do list pile. (Yes, a pile of To Do [...]Liza