I’m starting to think about MdS as a restful vacation with a bit running thrown in. I’m not underestimating the desert...
Ruby caught the edge of a coffee table with her cheek yesterday. We had to take her to an urgent care and get her super-glued up. (Yes, yes, I know it’s different than actual super glue.) I will say, one of the nice aspects of living within spitting distance of a major highway and across from the university here, is that there [...]Liza
Wearing an ice bandana during a long run or race when it’s really hot can change your experience from this: to this: Here’s out to make one for free. (Assuming you don’t need to buy a $1 bandana or a needle and thread.) It’ll only take 15-25 minutes depending on when you last threaded a needle. SUPPLIES Step 1: [...]Liza
I’ve been asked to write an article about a runner who had a negative megafauna encounter during a trail marathon, and it’s killing me. Composition is so much harder than blogging Fact checking, research…not a lot of room for humor or foolishness. And I keep getting distracted by videos of gymnastics and swimming competitions [...]Liza
There hasn’t been to much to report here since I survived the scary hotel in Southlake. Asa is off in East Texas handling snakes. He’s at a nature camp for the week that our dear friends put on. Ruby and I here making play dough cupcakes and the like. And Week 2 of the road to Marathon 2 Marathon is going well. I feel as unfit [...]Liza
They started building in the lot behind our house. The dust has been impressive. Here’s Eliot, Asa, Ruby and me waking up this morning. Honestly, though: My spirit is also covered in dust. I’m up in Dallas this weekend teaching a Wilderness First Aid course, and when my coinstructor and I got to the hotel last night, the clerk [...]Liza