Reminiscing: My First Marathon

I ran The Tucson Marathon for the first time in December 2001.  Running a marathon was a dream that I secretly held onto for a long time, but never believed that I could actually do it.  I was too chicken to just train and sign up for one all by myself and the people that did run them… Continue reading Reminiscing: My First Marathon

Sharing The Grand Canyon Experience

On October 18th, 2014, I set out to do something I never imagined possible.  I helped four others experience the Grand Canyon through running!  Almost exactly one year ago, I ran my first double-crossing of the Grand Canyon (rim-to-rim-to-rim) which was a dream come true.  I was lucky enough to have met someone who had… Continue reading Sharing The Grand Canyon Experience

#ActiveLivingDaily Week 2

What a busy week! Two of my three kids started school this week plus I had many volunteer responsibilities that I had to fit in. The daily challenges were a perfect time to reflect on what motivates me, how I fit it all in, and what my ultimate goals are. Sometimes, I am so busy… Continue reading #ActiveLivingDaily Week 2