It seemed so easy to sign up for the .5marathon five months ago. It definitely wasn’t easy fitting in all of those training runs (in fact, most of the time I didn’t… ) It has been a daily challenge, as of late, to get as mentally prepared for this event as I possibly can. A […]
Cheering on my friends that are running the Lincoln Marathon (Full or Half – either way, y’all ROCK!) today!!! Five years ago i set out for that 13.1 mile race. i think about it everyday… and probably talk about it way too often, considering it happened FIVE Years Ago! sheesh! I had planned to train […]
well, this might be my first official running blog post. I ran today– TA DAH!!! and i took the pooches with me. (and they loved it, thank you very much!) for the last two weeks, i have been on the illustrious Truck$ & Buck$ Truck Tour (which has completely and totally wiped me out… seriously, […]
apparently, the Blood Bank doesn’t want my blood… or, i need to ingest more iron in order to donate. so, back again i shall go next week, same bat time, same bat channel in an attempt to donate. bugger. since they didn’t mandate “no strenuous activity or heavy lifting” i felt like it was a […]
Question: is it a bad idea to run my 17-month-old puppy (golden retriever/labrador retriever mix) two-miles, about four times per week? i don’t want to cause hip dysplasia or anything else serious…. any comments would be appreciated!
boy-oh-boy- they had better bring me some May Flowers! yesterday was nice though, i took the pups our for a 2-ish-mile slog through Nebraska Wesleyan University, and i would venture to say that a fun time was, indeed, had by all! proof to that, here’s Miss Lu, crashed out in the dining room after our […]
(title referenced from here) i donated blood today! one more time and i am at three gallons! whoopie! but then, as i sat in the chair with the last ounces to go– the phlebotomist reminded me, – eat three square meals (Done!) – drink lots of fluids (done, and done) – don’t do any heavy […]