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 am poooooped. Eliot said Asa fell asleep on the carpet on top of a pile of Legos while he was cooking dinner tonight. I feel like I could fall asleep on top of a pile of Legos myself without too much trouble. I ran with sweet friends at 5 this morning, got back to the hotel room at 7:25, showered and dressed by 7:35, drove to UT and [...]Liza
Dear Santa, I hope you, Mrs. Claus, the elves, and reindeer are well. I have been a good boy this year…. For Christmas, may I please have: 1. An oil can (What?!? I swear that’s what Asa said. I was expecting “fire truck with a trailer and rescue boat.” That’s been number one on the list since October. [...]Liza
One of Eliot’s students brought over a box full of rocks as his white elephant gift for the Christmas party. They were still sitting on the living room floor this morning when I headed out to the treadmill and, well, it was just too tempting. I’m practicing my uphill running (without the rocks). I need to get stronger running [...]Liza
Park is Closed! Hunting in Progress. USE CAUTION. That’s what the signs read when I got to the outskirts of Bandera (Hill Country State Natural Area) today. I drove back down the road a little ways until I got cell reception and called the park. A very nice lady with a British accent assured me there was no mistake; The park was [...]Liza
I made an awesome lentil and rice dish last night. No one had seconds — after Asa vomited all over the dinner table. He hadn’t been sick; It was just a random three year-old vomit. Eliot and I are a good vomit clean-up team seven years into our marriage. Within minutes it was if nothing had happened. Asa was happily [...]Liza