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 national champion runner with multiple records in distances ranging from marathons to 100 mile trail races.
I was talking to my priest about running yesterday. What!? You don’t? He’s not a runner and I’m sure he didn’t realize we were talking about running. Or maybe he did. He’s a smarty. Anyway, he asked what the difference between stubbornness and perseverance was. It seems like a good distinction to [...]Liza
I walked out of the house this morning without my coffee. I did this despite continuously repeating “Don’t forget the coffee.” for five minutes before leaving. Outloud. Not the best start to the day, and pretty indicative of my state of mind mid-week. Single parents out there: I am not worthy!!! I always feel wildly [...]Liza
Like you, I spend the late night hours when my spouse is out of town repainting the walls. When Eliot and I moved into our house the walls in our bedroom were an ugly neon orange. I repainted them an ugly saddle brown. But I think I finally got it right tonight with beige. Sadly I’m out of paint and I’ve got two walls to [...]Liza
I don’t sleep well when I’m alone in the house at night. And, yes, I do feel hypocritical telling Asa there’s nothing to be afraid of when I turn off his light at bedtime. I stayed up until two in the morning with all the lights on because every noise outside sounded like an axe murderer trying to break in. Thankfully [...]Liza
Wow, sorry for the posting lag. It’s been quite run-filled a weekend. I ran 30 miles Saturday and 20 on Sunday. That’s the most I’ve done in ages. The Saturday run felt okay for the first 2o miles and then it felt pretty good. Not a whisper from the PF. I didn’t push the pace; I just wanted to get it done. [...]Liza