I’m starting to think about MdS as a restful vacation with a bit running thrown in. I’m not underestimating the desert...
Rocky Raccoon went downhill for me after this auspicious trash-bag-wearing start. (PS. If you’re going to wear a trashbag during a race, buy those kitchen ones with the tie flaps. Makes for a fashionable skirt.) In summary: Well, let’s be honest, surrounded by good friends and family, it was a lot more like this: The rain [...]Liza
XS-sized running ladies, is this part of your pre-race ritual? Dear T-shirt Company, Thank you for supporting Team Red, White & Blue. They are doing such good work helping returning veterans and their families and I could not be more proud to support their mission by wearing this shirt at the Rocky Raccoon 100 on Saturday. But I [...]Liza
Other than the lack of Twister, turning 40 was perfect. The Running Alvarados took me to lunch. (I made one half-hearted protest and then settled in to enjoy the wonderful company and good food. Accepting kindness gracefully is one of those developmental milestones. 40 year-olds should be able to do it. So I did. I intend to force [...]Liza
Both me and my dad are celebrating birthdays today. Well, I’m observing mine. (Looks like 40 to me.) I’ll celebrate with cupcakes and beverages and Eliot, my dad, and good friends at the finish line at Rocky — however the race plays out. If you’re not vomiting or otherwise broken, come and grab a cupcake. (But [...]Liza