Tag Archives: Discipline

Ready, Set, Go

Race Day Almost a year ago I experienced the satisfaction of a race run and so much more. Yesterday my 17 year old son’s first race with me, a 5k Color Run. Today, spectating the last day of the Tour … Continue reading

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A mothers CV

A Mother’s Curriculum Vitae The word “curriculum vitae” sounds lovely, brilliant and successful. I work from home to influence the next generation to impact the world.  Bed: Rise earlier than them. Chair: Be quiet, alone and relish. House: Pick up so … Continue reading

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The Teeter Totter of Balance

Wow is mom upside down. Trick is to know which direction I am, when and where. #balanceinthelean #momstable #wowcanteeter

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Training includes Tapering

Three days from now I will be finished with a current goal that ends with 26.2 miles on the streets, bridge, hills and park in San Francisco. Following a training plan has been helpful.  The last 10 days have been … Continue reading

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Counting down to Count Up

8 days and counting.  D-day arrives July 29 at 5:30 am. It will be dark. It will be cool. My first 26.2 consecutive miles run will be the San Francisco Marathon 2012. I completed the first half in 2010. Last … Continue reading

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I hear You say, “come to Me”. Almost tears- ok they are welling. I rise up out of bed easily at 6:21 am. No particular place to go or task to get done. My husband has left for work long … Continue reading

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I am a Runner

I am a runner. I state that with trepidation.  I have been running here and there, round and about for many years.  First I was a walker. I made the trek around the local lake regularly with friends. I like … Continue reading

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