Thursday Thoughts: Massage Mike Edition

Random Thursday Thoughts: Holy crap - I had the best massage ever tonight.  I went to Massage Mike at my club and everything I had heard about him from different running ladies was true.  He worked my muscles in ways that I didn't know they could work (and in which they desperately needed to be …

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Thursday Thoughts – State Fair edition

Random Thursday Thoughts: Minnesota State Fair starts today.  We're not going until the last day (when we're seeing Maroon 5 and Train!  Yeah!).  BUT, my mouth is already watering for Sweet Martha's cookies and a White Razzie Puppie (new this year: White-chocolate-stuffed Belgian waffle dipped in dark chocolate and drizzled with raspberry sauce).  Yum! Track workout …

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Thursday Thoughts

Random Thursday Thoughts: I probably shouldn't have started Operation Spin Dry until AFTER my (soon to be) 14 year old daughter's birthday shin-dig, which consists of me watching six 13 and 14 year old girls at our cabin for 2 days.  Yikes! A couple bottles of vino sure would calm the nerves during this event.  The …

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You Know You’re a Runner When . . .

I totally stole this blog post idea from Kara.  Check out her awesome blog when you have a minute! *********** You Know You're a Runner When . . . You drive up a monster of a hill and make a mental note to yourself to remember this hill for your next round of hill repeats.  …

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Big Things Coming Tomorrow!

So, if you haven't noticed, I've been liking this marathon thing.  If you have told me 3 years ago that by the Spring of 2011 I'd have already run SIX marathons, I wouldn't have believed you.  I figured I'd run one just to see what the big deal was and be done.  Maybe run 2 …

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Love me some spring running!

I'm loving running this week.  The weather is PERFECT for running.  Not too cold.  Not too hot.  The snow has all melted, so the paved park trails are open again for running.  I love it!  I love that I don't need to get up ultra-early on the weekends to get my long run in before …

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