May 5, 2018 This year we kicked-off our running season with the Wisconsin Half-Marathon in Kenosha, WI. We’ve done a wide variety of races in Chicago, and wanted to try something new and not too far from home. As always, I managed to convince the hubby to sign up for this race. We started … More Wisconsin Half-Marathon
Here is my attempt of capturing my running journey through a “vlog”. The hubby and I are training for the Wisconsin Half-Marathon taking place on Saturday, May 5th. We decided on this race in early April. We are both a bit out of shape, but we have to get back to it!
Whenever we travel, the hubby and I love to go for a quick run along the neighborhood. While exploring the ancient neighborhoods of Athens, we found an opportune time to lace up and go for a fun run. We planned on visiting the Panathenaic Stadium, but instead we thought it would be better if we … More Running in Athens, Greece
Today Chicago kicked off running season with the Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K. We were amidst 22,000 runners hitting the pavement throughout the heart of downtown Chicago. This was our very first Shamrock Shuffle! The hubby and I have completed half-marathons and marathons in our lovely city, but never ran this popular race. To … More Sea of Green
We’ve been taking it easy this year but boy do we love to put in a run. After work, we typically run a short 3 miler around the neighborhood before we begin our evening hybernation. However, we love it when we get the chance to run along the lakefront. During the winter season we can … More Another January Run
My favorite thing about running is how unique each experience can be. One of my joys in life as a runner is to run the streets or parks of any place that I travel, whether local, domestic or international. The hubby and I have been very fortunate to run through Yoyogi Park in Japan, the … More Colorado Running – out of breath!
“Stop, please stop running!” is how my body reacted after a 4 mile run early this winter. It’s been quite a journey and learning lesson having been sidelined for almost 4 months – I have experienced anger, frustration, discomfort, doubt, epiphanies but most importantly hope. How it started: The hubby and I were in … More Sidelined: starting all over