Big News!

I am returning from my completely unscheduled and unplanned blogging hiatus to announce some news: I am officially registered for the 2016 Pittsburgh Marathon! That’s 26.2 miles, folks. EEEK! Once again, I will be participating in the Steel Challenge (by also completing the 5k the day before) and once again, I am participating as a […]

The Training Plan That Wasn’t…

Remember back in January when I picked out a training plan for my upcoming half marathon? Then the universe said LOL and the next few months did not go according to ANY plan, training or otherwise. January brought 22 days of travel for work and volunteer obligations, a sinus infection, and bed bugs.  February brought […]

Coach Jeff and Coach Jeff!

In honor of MY Coach Jeff who is running his first ULTRA MARATHON tomorrow (!!!!!), here are some tips from the other Coach Jeff, Jeff Galloway!  Jeff and I after the St. Barnabas 5k in August 2014 – I PR’d that day thanks to Jeff’s coaching!  Training and Motivation Tips by Olympian Jeff Galloway […]

75 Days!

The UPMC Health Plan Pittsburgh Half Marathon is 75 days away!!!  At the RSG1 Valentine’s Day 10k – Thanks to Coach Jeff for this photo and all your encouragement!  As you all know, I am fundraising for the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America – Western PA/West Virginia chapter!  Can I count on your donation […]