51 years, 51 miles, and so many teachers

Jason and I have a birthday tradition.ย  We ride bikes together.ย  1 mile for each revolution around the sun. And while we ride, we share milestones and memories from the year that we’ve just completed (when we remember). On my 51 mile birthday ride, I realized how each of my earliest years were distinguished by…

Another not-so-epic New Year Resolution

This one may possibly seem less epic than the original not-so-epic goal. But I’m thinking it has a more global impact than my tidy room.ย  And it’s takes up space in my noggin and I catch myself wishing I’d get better about it, so I’m just going to claim it here and hope, that with…

Without inTent

The tent went with the sale of our house back in August

On Goals & Owning Them (Patriot Half)

I’ve not been one to share my goals out loud. I’ve been known to not tell friends and family when I race. I’ve long held odd, superstitious thoughts about goals: …If I say them out loud, I might jinx myself.   …If I tell someone they might think they’re too big or too small.  …