One of my fears when I subscribed for Runners World a few weeks after I started the Couch to 5K was that I would be really into it for the first couple of issues and then I would be sick of running and it would just come in my mailbox and shame me for not […]
1. It’s silly awesome, but when I saw that I could possibly beat my previous “most miles run in a month record” this month, I ran just a little bit extra to say I did it. About a mile extra. 144 miles in all. My previous high month was in April — 143 miles. I was […]
Can someone explain to me why, after skiing for 6 hours yesterday and running 10 miles today, its my arms that are so fatigued? Weirdest thing. But I’ll take it to mean that I got good cross training in yesterday. Tony and I celebrated Valentine’s Day early this year with a trip to Mt. Abram […]
I woke up this morning and was so sore, I didn’t know if I could get out of bed. I did, and I wrote that last post. When I came back into the room, look who was still sleeping: I love it when he does his little dog yoga stretches! They say when you’re muscles […]
So, umm, we had a little pre-canicross test. I took Scoop and Georgia on the bi-lateral leash down to the Lewiston-Auburn Art Walk. The round trip (we didn’t go to the Auburn side) was about 2.5 miles. This is my third summer in Lewiston, and the first year when we got Scoop, I walked him […]
You’d think that these guys ran 5 miles today: Actually, speaking of running with dogs: I’m thinking about it. There is an event at Pineland Farms this weekend — it’s called the “Canicross 5K.” You run the event with your dog. Georgia is out of the question; her legs are way too short — but […]
I found from my friend Mike my new favorite blog, Carrots N Cake, where this girl woman must be my long lost sister or something. She blogs about running and nutrition and her pug Murphy. You can read her awesome post about Murphy’s life lessons here.