Ice age and a weekly recap

Something really cool (pun intended!) is happening around here!  All of that winter weather is breaking up literally in front of our eyes and it being washed away.  The river near our house was covered with ice and broke apart this weekend.  There was so much ice and movement that the ice was pushed from … [Read more…]

“Hills” in my hood

Did you see that?  It’s me powering up a hill.  Yep, that’s what qualifies for “hills” around my neighborhood!  It’s probably a “mid sized” hill though.  The “big hill” is actually an over pass that’s on my route too. I was all over the board with my Sunday workout.  First, I thought it was 8 … [Read more…]

Going the distance ~ hooray for me!

18 miler, today is the day!  I knew the temps would be near 40 at the end of my run today, so originally I had visions of short sleeve shirt, arm warmers and capris. Oh no. The minute I stepped outside in that 35 degree weather I quickly made up my mind it was still … [Read more…]

Living the nomadic life

I got an easy 8 miles on the treadmill this morning, finishing up the finales of both The Bachelor and Celebrity Apprentice.  What the heck am I going to watch now??  Ah, don’t worry, I’ve got lots to keep me entertained in the morning.  And, some day soon I might actually get outside before work … [Read more…]