Yesterday, I reached the $9,000 mark! I still have a few more cash donations deposit and then will be well on my way to $10,000 and – hopefully – my $10,925 goal. I have until May 15 to reach my goal, so if you were waiting to donate to see if I'd hold up my… Continue reading $9,000 Raised!
Let's talk about these photos of Hannah and me. I don't even know why the finish line photo of me is so blown out - must've been the angle of the sun along with wet pavement. I swear the finish line is right under my feet!
Spoiler alert: I finished my second Boston Marathon! I set alarms for 5, 5:30, and 6am on Monday. Why? I have no idea, because I was awake at 4:55am raring to go. Sure, I was tired. I had gone to bed around 9 and read for almost an hour, but I got a few hours… Continue reading Finishing my Second Boston Marathon
PLEASE NOTE: On Friday, the B.A.A. announced that Wave 4 participants will start immediately following the conclusion of Wave 3. There will no longer be a 25 minute gap between waves. This means I'll be starting around 11am now instead of 11:15. I've updated my CheerMap accordingly, but still highly recommend using the app or… Continue reading My Updated CheerMap
Earlier today, I picked up my bib and did all the fun runner stuff at the expo. I think posting a picture of me holding my bib (partially covered to prevent counterfeiters, of course) reminded people that this is really happening in 3 days, and generated a huge influx of donations. I'm now an official… Continue reading I’m A Pacesetter!
If you didn’t receive my latest DFMC email update, you can read it here: Dear Friends & Family, With the 2019 Boston Marathon just one week from today, together we have raised more than $7,200 toward my $10,925 goal. To those who have donated already – thank you so much! I remain determined to get to… Continue reading April Email Update
I guess I forgot to post when I reached the $6,000 milestone last week, but that's OK because here we are at over $7,000! I brought donuts (with my face on them!) in for my co-workers on Tuesday, and my boss (a VP) sent an email to all the senior leaders in our company… Continue reading $7,000 Raised!