Runnin From the Law
Marathon Runner, always in training. Single Mom, trying to figure out how to parent 2 teenagers. Former Blonde, giving the brunette thing a try. Dessert Lover, addicted to all things sweet. Lawyer and Business Owner, loving being my own boss. Blogger, recording my thoughts for my 5 readers.
I started running to escape the stress of lawyering. Now running is a part of me. My passion. My escape. My therapy. My friend. My happiness. And SO much more.
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You know you’re a Minnesotan when you wake up and are literally smiling and excited to run because it’s FINALLY going to be 20 degrees and sunny outside! Balmy. Lovely. Exactly what I needed. It’s been a long couple of … Continue reading
I think 2016 will go down as the year that I wrote the fewest posts on runninfromthelaw.com. I just wasn’t feeling it. Blogging, not running. Running was actually great in 2016. I ran 2001 miles! And, I can honestly say … Continue reading
Photos courtesy of my awesome and talented photographer brother, Tom of ThomasJSpence Images. It was a slow day (3rd worst marathon time at 4:22), but a great day. Perfect running weather. Good company. Great crowds. Family and friends supporting. Healthy … Continue reading
When I dropped my daughter off at college – 7 hours away from home – last week, I was overwhelmed with emotion. Pride – about all that she has accomplished in her short 18 years. Sadness – about the change … Continue reading
It’s always such a relief to get the first 20 miler of a marathon training cycle done! Finished my first one for Twin Cities Marathon 2016 yesterday. It was ugly. The first 10 miles were great. And then I hit … Continue reading