October 26, 2011
As I completed a half Ironman and finished my work deadline, it is time to check in with myself and set some goals.
- Build my engineering skill set
- Work on presentation skills
- Finish a handout and powerpoint for my presentation in the end of November
Though I haven’t been blogging much about running lately, I have been running! I have just been enjoying my run and not worrying about meeting a … [Continue reading]
October 24, 2011
Sorry I haven’t been blogging lately, prepping for my presentation and trying to fit in some runs has been tough!
But, I am back to share a fun activity I participated in. Let’s be frank…my girlfriends and I like to eat. So why not celebrate this with eachother! We all had a pot luck last Friday at my work! At first I was going to go with a healthy fruit salad…but I decided to go … [Continue reading]
Categories: food, recipes
October 9, 2011
This weekend was a busy one. I left Thursday night out to Chicago and left Friday morning for a 6 hour drive to Traverse City, Michigan for a wedding. My poor (Chicago) friend Kim realized when we arrived at the hotel that she had forgotten her dress! We had a few hours until the wedding so we asked the front desk guy for some places to go. We raced to a shopping plaza and were … [Continue reading]
October 4, 2011
I completed a half Ironman…something I never would have ever thought I would even think about. I used to hate running, never really biked more than a trip to the park or swam more than a doggie paddle to the raft. But I swam 1.2 miles, biked 56 miles and ran 13.1 miles consecutively on September 11, 2011.
Since I became addicted to running after Chicago Marathon 2009, I have been inspired to try new … [Continue reading]
October 4, 2011
Friday felt SO good. My work deadline was met! I didn’t even have the urge to blog because I was so exhausted mentally and physically. It was more exhausting than a marathon! Saturday I slept in late and got my hair cut…then slept some more. I was able to get a quick 3 mile run in with Dave before we headed to dinner and to see the movie Drive for the second time! It had … [Continue reading]