Monthly Archives: August 2013

Boston!

I’m in Boston, the wonderful city I lived in for 47 years. I’m dropping my younger daughter off at college on Sunday, but before that we have food to eat and lots of shopping to do. This post is mostly … Continue reading

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Seattle Marathon 10k

Saturday I met my friend, Jamie for the Seattle Marathon 10k. It was at Gas Works Park, which has great views of the city. It was a medium size race about 900 people. The weather was good, cloudy and about … Continue reading

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Relief

On Wednesday I had my first mammogram, since my diagnosis. I did not realize how stressed I was about it until after I heard it was clean. I sat in the room and cried from relief. I felt the weight … Continue reading

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Portland!

Saturday was busy. It started with a 14 mile run with Rebecca, from my Ragnar team. We started in Bellevue and ran along I 90 to Seattle. It was hilly and humid, but we got it done. Then Hannah, Emily, … Continue reading

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Boston to Seattle and My Life Changes

One year ago today I left Boston. I lived there my whole life and never thought I would from the area. We moved for a job opportunity for my husband. We had an amazing relocation package and looked at this … Continue reading

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Marathon training and a great meal

My marathon training is going very well. After the Tacoma Half I did not run my 5 miles on Sunday. My quads were very sore until Tuesday. I am a stickler for training plans. I try to run every mile … Continue reading

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Tacoma Narrows Half Race Recap

I signed up for this race only last week, right before the last price increase. I race very hard, I’m always looking for a PR. And didn’t think it was the best idea to race while marathon training. It usually … Continue reading

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