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2013 Goals
Wednesday, January 02, 2013      1 comments

1. COMPLETE ANOTHER TRIATHLON (if I get a new bike) 2. LOSE AT LEAST 30 POUNDS (10 By April) (20 By August) (30 by November) 3. READ 20 BOOKS 4. TAKE VITAMINS 5. FINISH ULTRA MARATHON & SURVIVE GOOFY CHALLENGE January... Read more
Confession and time for Panic Mode....
Monday, November 05, 2012      3 comments

So here it is. Confession time. Several months ago I agreed to do the Beast of Burden Ultra 50 Miler. In January. Outside of Buffalo, NY. Because I'm crazy. Apparently slugging 50 miles through the frozen tundra of the most snow covered cit... Read more
Monday, October 01, 2012      13 comments

First off: I GOT ENGAGED!!!!! Last Thursday my amazing boyfriend got down on one knee and said those magic words. Second off: Both of us have gained weight since we started dating. We will be buying a new house in the spring and be able... Read more
Time for a Re-boot!
Sunday, February 12, 2012      4 comments

Okay, I'm coming clean. I've gained 10 pounds since marathon training ended. Five right after and then five more over the holidays. That once again takes me away from my goal weight. I was about 20 pounds away from my goal weight and now I am ba... Read more
New Year?
Sunday, January 08, 2012      3 comments

The funny version of my new year's resolutions are on my blog: breathlessrunner.wordpre
olutions/ I always make resolutions for the new year. Not because it ... Read more
My journey in short - I'm a marathoner!
Monday, November 07, 2011      8 comments

I will be making a blog entry with the whole story, but in short yesterday I became a marathoner. If you are interested the race recap is here including the mile-by-mile recount of what really goes through your head during a marathon: br... Read more
My miracle in Philly ~ New PR/meeting my idol Kara Goucher!
Monday, September 19, 2011      1 comments

My miracle in Philly~an inspiring race recap with pictures. And yes, my pic with Kara Goucher! I still can't believe what an amazing weekend it was and how far I have come. I remember how scared I was at my first half marathon last year at this ... Read more
My first 30K – Midsummer Night Run 30K (with costumes!)
Monday, August 22, 2011      3 comments

It won't let me repost the pictures so here it is. They are fun pictures :) breathlessrunner.wordpre
-with-costumes/ ... Read more
Welcome to the 160's!
Wednesday, August 17, 2011      6 comments

It has happened. Finally. At last. I have a number on my scale that is in the 160's. I am finally in the 160s!!!! And, AND AND ~ my pants size is single digit. I fit into a size 9 this morning. Here is the truth. We struggle. We cry. We ge... Read more
running my mAss off
Friday, August 05, 2011      1 comments

I had this post titled a million things before I settled on this. This is my actual team name for the Niagara Falls International Marathon Relay. It all started with the medal. If you run the relay two years in a row you get interlocking medals ... Read more
20 Valley Double Race Challenge Recap
Tuesday, July 19, 2011      2 comments

I already added pictures and a huge blog entry to my wordpress account and couldnt get it to post over. So here is the direct link to recount my crazy adventure. 10K and Half Marathon in one weekend is enough to qualify as crazy right? ... Read more
Baked in Buffalo (buffalo marathon recap)
Tuesday, May 31, 2011      4 comments

In true Buffalo fashion, you could not predict the weather. What was suppose to be thunderstorms and rain turned into blistering sun and 75+ degree weather. And did we mention humidity? Okay just checking. Last Sunday was the Buffalo Marath... Read more
am I a real athlete now?
Thursday, May 19, 2011      9 comments

I think I have calmed down enough now for a coherent blog post. The other day I was feeling pretty low. I just finished downgrading to the Buffalo Half marathon instead of the full I have been training for since January. I decided let my awful k... Read more
The tough choices of running: what would you do?
Sunday, May 15, 2011      8 comments

You're gliding along, it's the perfect day. Puffy white clouds fill the endless blue sky, a light breeze ruffles your hair as it guides you forward. Your shoes fly over the gravel path as your arms pump at your side. There are no other runners, ... Read more
Half the Marathon, Twice the drama
Tuesday, May 03, 2011      4 comments

Saturday was the Grand Island Half Marathon. All my dreams came true for weather. A light wind, beautiful sunshine, and good company. I was pumped for the race, because as my training partner so eloquently put it, “It is only a training run”. I ... Read more

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