Skip to main content


Showing posts from May 8, 2011

Yes that's me :-)

Airport security looked at my drivers license and asked if that was really me.  My reply: yes :-)  His reply: Your looking good! :-) I guess I need to update my drivers license photo :-)


It's 5:39am and I decided to get out of bed.  I've been awake since 4:45am  I guess you can say I'm a little bit excited or I just have a ton of stuff to do before I leave :-)  I've decided that if it doesn't all get done (the two baskets of laundry left to be folded) life will be OK.  It's not like anyone in my family is foreign to looking for something to wear in the clean clothes pile :-) . Last night I had my WW meeting and afterwords I made a trip to get my 5yr old some shorts.  It's supposed to get warm here and none of his current shorts fit.  It was one of those last minute mom things I needed to do before I left.  I want him to be comfortable in school. Well time to start running... coffee, make K's lunch, pack my clothes and my healthy food stash (lots of fruit, nuts and whole wheat crackers) and then get my last cross training workout in before the race.  Tomorrow I will be waking up in San Francisco doing my last training run - then it&

Seeds of Doubt

Just a few random thoughts before I leave for my trip tomorrow (any and all tips are welcome) ........... I leave tomorrow for San Francisco and I am a mixed bag of emotions.  I am going to a city I've always wanted to visit but never have - YAY!  First off I should be packing and not writing this blog post and I have about two loads of laundry to fold but I have to get this out.  My Boys..... I'm going to miss my boys terribly.  It's starting to hit me hard that I'm not going to see them for five days and I'm tearing now as I type this.  I love my boys and will miss their smiles, the I love yous in person, the snuggle time on the couch and the books before bed complete with hugs and kisses. I will not miss the kids screaming or whining.  Being interrupted five times while I'm trying to eat a meal.  Being interrupted while I try to talk to Chris (DH).  Being interrupted while in the middle of getting dressed because there is a loud thud or bang in the ne


I have all my racing gear ready to be packed for this Sunday - Bay to Breakers!