Actually, this post should be called "NOT running with strep." Last week, everyone at work started dropping like flies. Namely my boss, who is NEVER sick, but came down with the worst case of strep I can imagine. Sure enough, by the time I left work on Friday, I was feeling quite lousy. I ended up… Continue reading Running with strep
I'm not calling this a bucket list, because you'll notice that there isn't anything mentioned about a Monday race in April 2015 in Boston, but these are some unique and/or B.A.A. races I definitely want to attempt in the next year. B.A.A. 10K - Sunday, June 22. 6.2 miles, basically the same course as the… Continue reading Races I want to run
This past Monday, April 21, was Patriots' Day. In eastern Massachusetts, that means it's a day off from school and work to celebrate the anniversary of the Battles of Lexington and Concord. But to most of us, it is a holiday known as Marathon Monday. I have never been in Boston for the marathon. Last year,… Continue reading 2014 Boston Marathon, and where I’m at today
Here's proof I ran the BAA 5K on Saturday. I'm not sure why I was looking down - all I remember is looking around at all the spectators - but it's me! You can see half of Cathleen running in the Dana-Farber singlet on the far left (my right). Of course I hate how big… Continue reading Proof I ran
Yesterday was one of the most proud days of my life. I went to bed cranky about having to wake up at 4 a.m. in order to walk Rags, get ready, eat breakfast, and be at Molly's house in Charlestown by 6:30 so we could grab a cab to the Common, but I woke up in… Continue reading I did it!
Good luck email from our team coordinator:
Monday night's run was the most disappointing I’ve had so far (shocking - it was a Monday). It started off on the wrong foot (no pun intended) from the get-go. I remembered to pack my running gear but forgot it in my car during the workday, and my car is parked a few blocks away. I… Continue reading You take the bad with the good