Category Archives: running

All things active which inspire me to feel vital!

On Death, Love, and Also a Dog

Around our house it’s been a rough couple of months. I had surgery right before Valentine’s Day, a surgery with a long recovery. Less than two weeks after that, my Dad passed away.  He was just a few weeks shy … Continue reading

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Counting Up and Counting Down: thoughts about goals setting

I seem to be a creature of tallies and routines. I set my sights on something lurking on the calendar somewhere, and I make my way toward it. Sometimes my progress is lightning-quick and life hurtles in a kind of … Continue reading

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Racing is inspiration, too. It gives me a concrete goal to reach for in my fitness life. I have a long-term goal, the one that is all about being strong and fit and feeling good. That is ongoing, and is … Continue reading

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Why running? When hubby and I started working out together in early spring of 2009, I could walk and run in combination for about a mile and a half… but I really wanted to make a change from the stuck … Continue reading

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