A Brief Post to Acknowledge my Absence.

So. I haven’t been here in a while. That wasn’t exactly the plan. I really value this little piece of the internet I have and I especially value that you read what I put out here. Disappearing is not the best way to convey that, I know. I apologize. I’m working on some things right […]

On Supporting Runners & Running.

My husband started running in the spring of 2011. He ran his first marathon in January 2012. I know it wasn’t easy for him to make it to the finish line. And it really wasn’t easy for me and the girls to get to the finish line either, as I shared with you afterwards. But […]

But I’m in Costa Rica!

I’m taking a few minutes this evening to be publicly thankful for the lack of howling wind (or monkeys) tonight. Last night the wind was blowing so hard and whistling so loudly that not only did I think it might blow the house down, but it scared the bejeezus out of my nearly 7 year-old […]

We Came, We Saw, We Ran a 5K.

Somehow it was decided that my first 5K would be at Disney World, instead of something, say, in the Houston metro area where I live. I mean, why make it easy? Had I known that running a 5K would require waking the entire family at 4AM on a Friday morning, I probably would have declined. But […]

Today is My Birthday – I Get One Every Year.

{First person to tell me where I got the title for this post wins a big NoPrize.} So I did it. I made it another year. Woo hoo. I was born 38 years ago today. It was cold then, too. But more importantly? In two years I’ll be 40. Let’s all take a moment to […]