I’m starting to think about MdS as a restful vacation with a bit running thrown in. I’m not underestimating the desert...
I’m pacing a client of mine at the Rocky Raccoon 100 today. I’ll be with him for 14 or 15 hours, so I’m going to combine the weekend posts since I will either be hiking at a 20 minute/mile pace tomorrow or recovering from hiking for 14 hours tomorrow. It’s been raining all day, but the forecast continues to insist [...]Liza
I got to run with a friend who was in town for work today. She brought me these beautiful socks for my birthday. I also got some Starbucks gift cards. It’s good when you reach a point in your life when the people giving you presents give you exactly what you want. I woke up yesterday and thought I was 47 for a few minutes. But then I [...]Liza
The chickens laid their first egg ever on my birthday! And then they ate it! Eeeeeee. Birthday cannibal chickens. According to “My Hen is Eating Their Own Eggs. How Do I Stop Them?” boredom might be an issue. They suggest tetherball! I know what I’ll be doing for my birthday!! Hope your day is as wonderful. Running: [...]Liza
Eliot invited co-workers over tonight, which is … great. We’re long overdue for having these folks over — or any folks really. But now it is 4pm, 2 and half hours before they arrive, and the house is a wreck, dinner is in its component parts, and I’m typing from bed while the kids jump on the trampoline. And I have [...]Liza
Today was a rest day for running, and I ended up taking the whole day as a rest day. Well, Ruby and I went to the DMV first thing in the morning to get a new driver’s license for me. (Oh yeah!) So really, it was a “Recovery Day” after that. It’s been 12 years since my last license picture, and I can’t say I was [...]Liza