Zero:Dark-Thirty. The time of day everyone should be sleeping. I got up this morning to go running with Michele. We are going again tomorrow morning. We are getting in between a mile and a mile and a half in 15-20 minutes. If we keep it up, eventually we will get up to 2 miles in … Continue reading Zero:Dark-Thirty
Tonight was yoga! It's been two weeks and I missed it. There is something about moving, stretching, and guiding the body with purposeful breath and conscious thought that is extremely rewarding. Followed by a glass of wine. Perfect evening!
That's how I am feeling with my motivation. I am Marco, my motivation is Polo. It is there, just dancing out of reach.I know I promised a race recap of Panic in the Dark. I will get to it. I am feeling completely drained.Michele and I started running last week in the mornings. It is … Continue reading Marco…. Polo….
I am behind on posting. I have race reviews to write. I have product reviews to write. I have my latest knitting project to write. As you all know, this blog is not a one trick pony. I go through phases of focus. That all being said, come November, my goal is to post daily.I … Continue reading Challenge Accepted
After a fantastic trip to Maine for my step brothers wedding, I fell off the wagon. I stopped paying attention to what I was eating and how much and I stopped running and hiking. I am still under 200lbs, but I am not losing like I was. It is time to get back into motion.Back … Continue reading Falling Off the Wagon
This post has been updated and republished!There are things I say I want to do every summer and they don't all get done. I am hoping by creating my summer 2013 bucket list I can keep track and get to do all that I want to do. Feel free to join me!Corn maze - :-(Camping … Continue reading UPDATED: Summer 2013 Bucket List
The Dalai Lama, when asked what surprised him most about humanity, he said: "Man.Because he sacrifices his health in order to make money. Then he sacrifices money to recuperate his health.And then he is so anxious about the future that he does not enjoy the present;the result being that he does not live in the … Continue reading Humanity & Poignancy
*** Edited 9/23 *** I have tried out the nail polish and it is one of the best I have ever used! It goes on smoothly, dries fast, and looks fantastic!Back in August, Lindsay over at Cook Vegan Lover had a giveaway of nail polish. I am not an overly girly girl, I am not big … Continue reading I was a winner!
Its hard to believe the beautiful weather we had on Saturday, August 27, would lead us into the rain and flooding that was August 28th. We all knew Irene was coming, we all knew there would be rain and wind. What we didn't know was the sheer devestation she would leave in her wake.It was … Continue reading That B*TCH Irene!
Bright and early on August 20, I was up and out the door for PaddlePower, a two day kayak adventure down the Connecticut River to raise money and awareness for Suicide Prevention and West Central Behavioral Health's emergency services. There was hustle and bustle as everyone got registered and psyched up for going down the river. Registration … Continue reading Suicide Prevention – PaddlePower 2011