A (Very) Down Week with a Stella(r) Ski Day


A (Very) Down Week with a Stella(r) Ski Day

A (Very) Down Week with a Stella(r) Ski Day

This week was a bit rough. I’ve been struggling a bit with stress both at work and in life in general the past few weeks, and this week things seemed to get more difficult. On Wednesday, I felt like I was getting sick, but also had a nagging pain in my lower leg. One of […]


Old Man Winter Returns

Old Man Winter Returns

The buzzword for this week was soreness. After my first race in many months, the Granite State Snowshoe Championship, my calves were SORE. Running was actually tough for a few days; I felt like my calves had run a marathon with the last 10k at my 5k pace… Luckily by Saturday they started to feel normal, just in […]



The Rebuilding, Part 1

The Rebuilding, Part 1

Things have been touch and go for a few months since the marathon. Twice I ramped up to around 30mpw, only to be brought back to zero for a week for two different reasons. The last few weeks have been going very well, however, and I think I’m on the road to recovery now!   Here’s […]


2017 Race Schedule

2017 Race Schedule

It has been almost exactly four years since my first 6mi run when I started running! Each year has so far brought very different things for me. In 2013, I trained for my first marathon, then a half marathon and then didn’t train for a second marathon that year. Mistake. In 2014, I ran my first trail […]


An Overdue Update

An Overdue Update

It has been an eventful eight months in my life, both running and personal, since my last update. For a variety of reasons, the blog fell to the back burner in the second half of 2016. However I hope to be more purposeful and frequent with blog updates in 2017.   Here goes a brief recap of […]