After I had pain during my run on October 18, I took a full two weeks off from running. I didn’t intend to take two weeks off, but it just happened that way. I did go hiking on Soapstone Mountain in Shenipsit State Forest with my dad for his birthday two weekends ago. It was… Continue reading Hiking and Rest
For those of you who have been patiently waiting for my final t-shirt design, here it is! Long-sleeved t-shirts now available for pre-order with delivery/shipping starting next weekend. $30 per shirt. Front reads: “Boston 2019” and “running for a cure” and back reads “26.2” and “Dana-Farber Marathon Challenge.” These are preshrunk 100% cotton. Sizes are… Continue reading T-Shirts Now Available!
Thanks to two recent personal checks, I'm even closer to my $10,925 fundraising goal than my page shows. Huge appreciation goes out to: The wonderful couple who has lived next door to my childhood home since I was 2 years old, Hal & Brenda Allen (it still feels weird to call them anything other than… Continue reading Personal Checks = Closer to My Goal
I should say I *think* that "The Pain" has returned. On Monday morning, one of the exercises we did with my trainer was dips between two boxes. But since most of us aren't that strong yet, we used a resistance band under our legs to make it easier. Except the resistance band was right on… Continue reading The Pain Returns
Right out of the gate, I've already raised $1,000. Thanks to my dad, my mom, my dear friends Julie & Ben, my bestie Julia & her husband Drew, and my fellow Boston Gator Jonathan & his wife Laura, I hit my first fundraising milestone with just under 6 months to go! Thank you guys so much… Continue reading $1,000 Raised, $9,925 To Go!
Believe it or not (I’m in the latter camp), the Boston Marathon is 6 months from today! 182 days! 26 more Mondays until THE Monday! I’m holding off on publicly thanking my first supporters until I reach my first milestone ($1,000), so if you want to make a donation, you can do so here: danafarber.jimmyfund.org/goto/KellyDFMC.… Continue reading 6 Months until the Marathon