Sicknesses and Such

December has not been my month. Or my family's month. Or my friends' month. Or my co-workers' month. Everyone has been so sick! It started out fine – with my first 4- and 5-mile runs. I also did my first pre-dawn run. But then I got some sort of food poisoning the second week of… Continue reading Sicknesses and Such

First Official Run of My 18-Week Marathon Training Program

Sunday was the official start of our 18-week marathon training program. Since it was a rest/foam roll/stretch/ice day for me, and yesterday was a strength training day, today was my first run of the 18 weeks! I set my alarm for 5:15am to run before work and guess what? I actually got up and ran!… Continue reading First Official Run of My 18-Week Marathon Training Program

My December Fundraising Email

If you didn't get my email yesterday, here's an online version. Dear Friends & Family, Happy Holidays! There are now just over 4 months until I run the 2019 Boston Marathon with the Dana-Farber Marathon Challenge, which raises critical funds to benefit the Claudia Adams Barr Program in Innovative Basic Cancer Research at Dana-Farber Cancer… Continue reading My December Fundraising Email