When we signed up for this race in January, we had full intentions on running most of it. Unfortunately, due to some uncooperative body parts, we were forced to go to a majority walk plan. But we knew that in advance, so we were prepared for it this time. We made the 4 hour drive up to Meridian on Friday … Continue reading “The Great Scorpion Trail Race” →
I have been trying to get some form of a constant running routine going for a while. Life and obligations have made it difficult, but I am trying to force the issue. One thing that usually works for me is my 4 AM run during the week. I only do it 2 to 3 times a week and I hit … Continue reading “The Day the Music Died” →
This challenge may have been harder than the 20 pull ups. But not from a physical stand point. This was a time management issue. Let me refresh your memory a bit. About 7 years ago, I got a kindle for Christmas and came up with the idea to read the top 100 classics. You can see the list and blog … Continue reading “Goal 3 Accomplished” →
Wow. It took me over 3 months to accomplish one of the goals on my list. That does not bode well considering there are 4 others on the list and only 2.5 months left in the year. Oh well, we will see. So what is the mysterious first goal on my list? Twenty frickin’ pull ups. In the not so … Continue reading “Goal 1 Accomplished” →
I kept running and made it back to the house with a nice 5 miles done. And that is when I discovered that evidently I had scared the shit our of the parliament of owls too.