Living: Chasing my Dreams….Amid the Lure of Shiny Objects

I had a dream last night about work. I dreamed that I still worked at Accredo, but I had only been there a year. Apparently, my dreams haven’t caught up with my job change. I got a call from ServiceMaster (my job before that) and was offered more money. So, I took the job at […]

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Dreaming of Fast Times, Good Food, Texas Faces

My trainer says my “peak” workouts are almost done. Tonight’s workout took about 2 hours and included running up and down hills (actually an overpass) and a gym workout. I’m beat. But, I’m starting to feel a lot stronger. In fact, I got a second wind going up the 8th hill tonight. That was encouraging […]

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Living: Suck it Up

I set a goal to be ready for the Austin Half Marathon on February 17. I ran a couple of half marathons last year, but I was barely trained. That’s fine. I just ran them for fun, and they were really a great time. But, I wanted to get in shape again after slacking off […]

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Girl Talk: 1000 Miles in 2013….Join me!

Last year, my girlfriend, mentor, running coach and fellow blogger Jessica set a goal to run 1000 miles in 2012. She made it on December 16. I never thought of setting a goal like that on mileage. I’m not sure where she got the idea, but my friend Gretchen who is just starting to run […]

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