Gorges Ithaca Half Marathon

Training I didn’t specifically “train” for this race. This means that I didn’t actually alter my plans and focus purposefully for a half marathon. I raced the Flower City Half a month and a half ago so I hadn’t decided yet whether I wanted to race this or run with the kids or a friend. […]

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Flower City Half – 2017

4/30/2017 Getting Ready My “training” this winter has been lackluster at best. Yes I always stuck with my running, but I haven’t done much speed work or many hill repeats. I am proud of myself that I mostly got 30 miles a week in, and lately I’ve been feeling very JEALOUS of my husband as […]

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Old Snowy Mountain

August 2006 Before Elizabeth was born, I went to visit my sister in Portland, Oregon a couple of times. I went alone, and she and I enjoyed lovely day hikes in the beautiful North West. After she was born, Sarah and I decided that when she turned 5 I’d take a trip out just the […]

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