Hamstrings, Hills and Head Games

The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different result. I’m usually pretty good at learning from my mistakes.  At least most of them.  After DNF’ing at the Leatherwood Ultra in 2016, I knew the changes I would have to make to finish this time. Hills Hills Hills Hills Pretty simple change … Continue reading “Hamstrings, Hills and Head Games”

Thonnica Khills Race Report

For those of you who are concerned…….. I survived.  But not without a few mud slides and charley horses along the way. I had a few goals going into this race and none of them involved me winning or breaking any sound or light barriers.  My goals were to get some much needed miles on the trails, to test my … Continue reading “Thonnica Khills Race Report”

Hot as Balls

There is an ongoing debate, primarily between the voices that reside in my head, as to why the training for this particular race is kicking my ass so severely. It’s not like I haven’t trained for stupidly long races before. So what is making this time more difficult than usual? There is not really anything I can do about not … Continue reading “Hot as Balls”

Tiny House Living

Sometimes when Christine and I are perusing the multitude of channels and TV shows, we come across the tiny house shows. Interesting concept. Little bitty house Move it where you want Low bills Etc etc etc And then you cook red beans and rice for dinner with a six pack of beer. Time to call in the guys in the … Continue reading “Tiny House Living”

Fake It Til You Make It

Do you ever have an idea that pops in your head and after letting your imagination run wild you loudly exclaim, “THIS IS AN AWESOME IDEA!!!“?  And then reality sets in and you realize you’re screwed. Yep.  Welcome to my world.  Back in the longest spring that Louisiana has seen in many, many, many years (low 50’s at night through … Continue reading “Fake It Til You Make It”