2017 Chicago Marathon Weekend Recap

What an amazing Chicago Marathon weekend!  From Thursday through Monday, my days were packed with marathon preparation, cheering and celebrating.  This week’s Tuesday on the Run topic asked: “If I wasn’t running…” my answer? I’d be coaching and cheering! This year, I had the honor of coaching five athletes to

2017 ECS Wisconsin 50k Race Recap

On Saturday, September 16th I ran the North Face Endurance Challenge 50k in Wisconsin.  This was my A race for the fall, the one I went into with big goals.  I recorded my training with monthly recaps as part of MCM Mama‘s Tuesdays on the Run linkups.  It was a hot

ECS Wisconsin Training Week 12 + Taper

Ten days.  Ten day until The ECS Wisconsin race!  I’ve slacked a bit on reporting on my ECS Wisconsin training weeks 12 – taper, but that’s because I’ve been busy with recipes (fig arugula pizza) and the start of the school year.  Without further ado, here is the recap for