Ugh! Who thought of this finish-line photo thing?

Do you remember Glamour Shots? You’d get your hair and make-up done and put on a sexy dress, maybe even throw a boa across your shoulders. I haven’t seen one in years. Are they still done? Actually, I think I have seen some. They call them boudoir photos now. Anyway, the finish-line photo has got…

When the stars align just right . . . 

When the stars align just right I can earn medals. Today was one of those days. It’s the second time I’ve been able to place in my age category (today 2nd and the other 1st), but don’t be too impressed: both times there were only six women in my age group. I love these small…

Do you run in the rain?

I’m no marathoner (ok, I’ve done a half). I haven’t logged thousands upon thousands of miles, but I have logged hundreds (probably have reached 1000) and have found that I like–maybe need–variation to keep things interesting while running, a new playlist, different scenery, a new app, perhaps. So today for something different, as I watched…

Post Half Marathon Plans: Work on Running Form

My first half marathon is a little over two weeks away.  I have been training for it and feel that I am ready to tackle it. I’ve run the course, so I know what I’m up against. I’m not looking to break any records, personal or otherwise. I just want to finish (I think I…