July should be a little calmer!
Sunday, July 01, 2012 7 comments
June started off with me recovering from surgery (appendectomy) and got crazier from there! Work was really busy--vendor visits, boss in town, business trip to San Francisco for a few days. Home life was busy, too--College World Series, Olympi... Read more
Trek up the Tower; Omaha, NE 02/26/2011
Sunday, February 27, 2011 13 comments
Yesterday morning, I was one of 1,417 people to participate in "Omaha's Premier Vertical Challenge" by climbing 40 flights of stairs in the First National Bank of Omaha building. The 5th annual Trek up the Tower is a unique event in Omaha and ... Read more
ING Half-marathon; Miami Beach, FL; January 30, 2011
Monday, February 21, 2011 15 comments
Las Vegas Rock 'n' Roll Half-marathon--December 5, 2010--PR!!!!!
Monday, February 21, 2011 11 comments
Trek up the Tower 2011
Sunday, November 07, 2010 20 comments
Yesterday I signed up for "Trek up the Tower", a sprint up the stairs in Omaha's tallest building--33 stories. The event will take place on February 26th next year. The last time I did it was in 2009. My time was 10 minutes and 48 seco... Read more
Today's Run Was Like "The Wizard of Oz"!
Saturday, October 23, 2010 20 comments
I went for a 6-mile run today and it was a great run. I love fall--it's my favorite season--and today was especially nice--70 degrees. As I was running, I had to dodge walnuts and acorns that have fallen from the trees and of course, leaves! ... Read more
Drama, Vacation, Drama!
Friday, October 15, 2010 14 comments
Race for the Cure 5K; Omaha, NE 10/03/2010
Sunday, October 03, 2010 16 comments
Today I ran in Race for the Cure which benefits breast cancer awareness, treatment, and research. This race has special meaning to me. My mom was diagnosed with breast cancer in 1994--the first year they did Race for the Cure in Omaha, NE. We... Read more
09/26/10 Omaha Half-marathon--PR at last!
Monday, September 27, 2010 16 comments
Giving Full (Marathon) Consideration . . .
Saturday, September 11, 2010 15 comments
Inspired by Dani (TIGGER622), I am really considering running a full marathon next year in May. If I do, I'd like to do it in Lincoln, NE--the site of my first half-marathon. For the past two years, the weather has been absolutely perfec... Read more
Chicago Rock 'n' Roll Half-marathon Recap!
Tuesday, August 03, 2010 13 comments
Friday, July 30th I left for the airport thinking, "Not this time, evil airline gods!" For those of you who remember my nightmare of a time I had getting to New Orleans for the Rock 'n' Roll Half-marathon in February, I decided to do things a... Read more
10 Things You Don't Know About Me (well, now you do!)
Friday, June 11, 2010 12 comments
1) I think Tom Brokaw is totally HOT! 2) In 1992, I named my cat "Felix" because in Latin, felix means "of good omen" or "bringing good luck." I needed something positive in my life at that time, considering my brother had died the previ... Read more
New Month's Resolution!
Tuesday, June 01, 2010 10 comments
Thank you so much, Molly (MJBURGOON), for the inspiration! Molly and I have been talking about how both of us have been struggling lately--me since my half-marathon and she since her full marathon. And we think that by encouraging each oth... Read more
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