Operation Rising Phoenix

So, I probably should have explained WHY I wanted to share this journey with you.  (Damn concussion!)  I’m not that person who loves to be the center of attention.  Actually, I’m the exact opposite.  I’m that introvert who even on a good day needs to have a good friend with me to walk into a …

Sabbatical

For months (since about May – after I ran the Coastal Delaware 9K) I’ve felt guilty for not running more, not exercising more, and for not taking better care of myself.  In the last two weeks I worked really hard to re-frame my thinking in a major way. I finally came to the conclusion that …

It All Changed With a Bang

The struggle has been so real this summer for Mama K-2.  Her days have been filled with twists, turns, sadness, love, fear, anger, and hope.  She wanted to share her long road in a short series with the wish that other Mamas receive this message: You are enough… despite all circumstances and all hardship, you …

Project Me – Week 3 & 3.5

Another week has whizzed by and I don’t even know how it happened.  I even wrote this post LAST Friday evening and never published it because my attention flew elsewhere and then the new week happened. But I felt it was worth posting anyway, so here it goes! It’s the eve of April and I …

Why does it feel like I cheated?

As many of you know, our marathon training program called for 18 miles this past weekend.  (Thank you Mama K for the shout out yesterday and congrats again to Gina, Jaime, and Denise for gettin’ it done!!!!)  The weight of this impending run was much heavier to carry this around with me all week for …

“You are all that matters.”

Meet Mama B.  She’s our guest author for today.  Mama B is a hard working Mama that is raising two children, working outside the home full time in addition to working toward another degree.  It amazes me how the Mamas I’ve encountered (and know) take ENDURANCE to a whole new level.  You’ll see what I …