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Month: December 2015

The BEST and WORST of 2015

Happy New Year!! So long 2015! At the end of each year I like to reflect on the year- the highs and lows. 2015 has had a couple PR’s and it’s also been injury free.  After battling an injury most of 2014, I’ve tried to remember to be grateful for good health. Every time I step down and my heel

The Jacob Wells 3 Bridges Marathon 2015 Race Recap

It’s been a little over a week since my last race of the year and before this one gets lost in the mix of Christmas and New Years I guess I should get up some sort of a recap!  The Jacob Wells 3 Bridges Marathon was my 14th marathon (and 3rd this year).  Typically months of dedicated training goes into

CASA Half Marathon 2015 Race Recap
CASA Half Marathon 2015 Race Recap

That’s right. I broke all the rules of reason and raced a half marathon and a marathon one week apart.  I feel like I owe an explanation but if you know me at all you probably don’t need one. I will say that the first race- the half marathon was on my racing calendar all year and was a goal

For Such a Time as This

I’ve always loved the story of Esther.  Here was a woman put in a powerful position with a strong commitment to her family and her faith.  She had so much courage.  I am in no way comparing myself to Esther but I think we can all relate to the last phrase of Esther 4:14- “for such a time as this”.