Too Old To Be Stupid

Too Old To Be Stupid

  I’ve had issues the past two years. Issues with illness. Injuries. Crazy schedules. Inconsistency at it’s finest. And it’s been ok. I’ve been ok with all of it, because I knew(I know) that running and racing isn’t who I am. It’s something I love to do, but I love to do a lot of things. […]

What Is Gratitude, Really?

What Is Gratitude, Really?

I don’t want to raise selfish humans. Period. I also don’t want to be a selfish human. But sometimes, in some moments of the day, I see a sense of ingratitude in my kids, or in myself, and it infuriates me, down to my core. Then I wonder, where have we gone so completely wrong that […]

The Thing About Goals

The Thing About Goals

  I’ve thought a lot about goals lately and how they apply to my life, right now. It seems when I scroll through social media’s inner workings, I come across hashtags such as #chasebigdreams, #goals, #dreambig, #goalgetter.  It’s awesome and motivating right? I mean, most people are somewhat goal oriented, or at least know goals […]

Running Content

Running Content

I don’t always love to run. My body is ridiculously fickle. It hates humidity and heat. It hates when I go out too fast or when I don’t do my pre-run routine or my post run stretch.  Every body benefits from smart training, but my body seems particularly unfond(is this a word? Spell check seems […]

My Drum

My Drum

  I’m a bit of a rebel at heart, but in my own way I guess. I don’t do drugs or dance drunk on table tops. I’ve never driven cross-country alone or traversed the mountains with nothing but a backpack(although I totally would). I never rebelled as a kid. I’ve only had two tickets. I […]