I did it! I finished the 5K without walking or stopping, and without any new ankle damage. The background in this picture looks fake, doesn't it? It's not - it was an absolutely perfect morning for a run through Boston. My chauffeur - also known as my dad - even wore the Run for Dana-Farber… Continue reading Second B.A.A. 5K complete
On Monday, my best friend in the whole world, Juls, put me at $1,001! A little while later, my cousin Gary and his wife Lauren got me even further. And then there's still a check from my Uncle Larry somewhere in the process of being cashed and added to my total, so I'm actually at… Continue reading I hit my goal!
I'm almost 2/3 of the way to my fundraising goal, with just over two weeks left until race day. Thanks to my generous friends and family, I've met the fundraising requirement, but I set a personal goal of $1,000 for myself and am determined to make it there. My online fundraising page only shows $611 but… Continue reading $636 down, $364 to go
Not only did I finally log 2 miles today, I ran for 10 minutes straight. Twice! I'm not sure if it's confidence from being told I am allowed to run or rebellion from being told to take it easy, but it felt good to run. I haven't been able to run for more than a… Continue reading I ran! And ordered myself a night splint
Let's be honest - I'm a nerd. I love listening to NPR during my long commutes. On Monday's Morning Edition, there was a piece on compression clothing. As you know from reading this blog, I swear by my Zensah shin sleeves. The takeaway I got was this - compression sleeves actually did little (in the… Continue reading Compression clothing