The Obstacle I’m Most Afraid of…

…is something called the Berlin Walls. To most people, they’re probably not really that scary. Climbing a couple of 12 foot walls might be daunting to some, but not necessarily scary. But I’m… Continue reading

A Rude Awakening for My Morning Workout

Early this morning (I don’t know the exact time but it was an ungodly hour), I was rudely awakened by something crawling all over me. Then something was attacking my feet, followed by… Continue reading

Where Have I Been?

It’s been a looooong time since I posted. Where have I been? A few weeks ago, I got a call that my grandmother (who lives in Massachusetts), was in the hospital. She’d had… Continue reading

Photos from a Great D.C. Walk/Run

D.C. really is a great city to walk or run around. There are tons of monuments and open space. Just a lot to see in general. On Friday night, Joe and I decided… Continue reading

Have I Mentioned How Much I Hate….?

…running? I’m sure I’ve mentioned it once or twice in this blog. In my last entry, I said it had been a while since I had trained thanks to work and a few… Continue reading

The Week an Earthquake and a Hurricane Struck D.C.

I am long overdue for a post but there’s a reason why. I haven’t been training. Yes, I know, shame on me. Unfortunately last week was a complete disaster. There was an earthquake… Continue reading

This Week’s Training: Camping

Back in April, my parents and I visited Assateague Island National Seashore. It was one of those April days that felt more like early March so camping wasn’t really on my mind but… Continue reading

Darn Those Summer Colds

Right when I thought I was settling into my routine and adjusting to running, I hit a bump in the road. Last Friday night, Joe and I left for a long weekend in… Continue reading

No Music, No Problem

When I went to the gym today to do some work on the treadmill, I cued up my iPod to the Couch to 10K app and was ready to put my earphones in… Continue reading

Where I’m Failing

It’s been about three weeks or so since I started this blog and my official training for the Tough Mudder. As you may recall, I had three goals I set for myself: Hold… Continue reading