Monthly Archives: October 2013

My Biggest Race

I’m leaving for New York tonight! I’m super excited, but also nervous. I have high expectations for myself and this race. I have trained well and know there is nothing more I can do. But self-doubt creeps in. As I … Continue reading

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Halloween Weekend

I had a busy weekend. Hannah and I went shopping. I had been looking for new boots. Living in Seattle I find I wear boots from October through April. We went to this place called Nordstrom Rack, have you heard … Continue reading

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FInally Done

This post is about cancer, fair warning. Last August I was diagnosed with stage 1B Breast Cancer. It was one of the worst days in my life. I had just moved to Seattle and had NO friends or family here, … Continue reading

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Weekend Fun

This weekend was my first taper weekend. So that left more time and energy for other things. On Saturday we went to Nibbana, a Thai restaurant in Bellevue. We have been here a few times for lunch and it is so good. The veggie … Continue reading

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New Running capris

I usually run in shorts. But I  think that it may be too cold in New York for shorts. I have one pair of capris but I do not love them, so I ordered a new pair of capris from … Continue reading

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Portland Marathon

Amy, Adrienne and I got up at 5am on Sunday. The race started at 7 and we were only a few miles away. We attempted to get coffee for me but both Starbucks and Denny’s were closed. I made coffee in … Continue reading

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Portland and the PDX Marathon Expo

On Saturday Amy, Adrienne and I left for Portland. It’s about a 3 hour drive. We arrived about 2:30 and went straight to the Expo. The Expo was pretty good and very organized. We had no problem getting our bibs … Continue reading

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