19 12, 2011

Born To Run?

2018-10-08T15:54:28+00:00By |Running, Write On!|

Even though I swear I started running to take my mind off of the insanity of autism, I can’t help thinking how raising a child like J.R. is JUST like engaging in the damned exercise... For starters, my running skills pretty much rival my parenting skills - I SUCK! I’ve known for years that I can barely walk to the [...]

23 12, 2010

Slow and Steady Finish A Race

2018-10-08T15:54:29+00:00By |Friendship, Running, Write On!|

On Saturday night I ran in my first 5K...yippie!  You may have read about the super-professional training schedule I employed that allowed me to only NEARLY die a foot from the finish line.  Shame on me for being an English major, but who knew that 5K meant “3.1-something miles”?  Seriously…who can even walk that far without needing an ambulance? All kidding aside, [...]

21 11, 2010

Young Hearts, Run Free (or How NOT to Train for a 5K)

2018-10-08T15:54:30+00:00By |Running, Write On!|

I started running a few weeks ago.  I figured why not try to start moving seeing as my job of parenting J.R. & Jackson requires me to stay in tip-top shape.  Not that NEVER EVER getting to sit down isn’t a workout in itself. Okay let’s be honest.  The only reason why I started running is that I just learned [...]