Category Archives: injury

Mountains to Beach Half Marathon

Oh, how I have been anticipating this race for quite some time.  Remember when I first mentioned it back here?  I had some seriously high hopes for this race.  Santa to the Sea had gone so well in December when … Continue reading

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More Catalina Island, 1/2 Marathon Training Update and Running Shoes

Well, I am back from Catalina Island and let me just say, I now know what it would be like to be a FULL TIME USC graduate student. I’m only part time right now, and thank goodness for that.  Taking … Continue reading

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Never Ending

And just when you thought I was about to stop moving…I’m on the road again! Ok, not quite yet, but in 19 days I’ll be making my way up to the Santa Cruz area to study one of my favorite … Continue reading

Posted in Baking, Banding, Birding Thursday, Birds, cats, Easter, Ellie, Environment, family, Field Work, Hiking, Holidays, Honey, Hummingbirds, injury, Races, Recipes, Running, Travel, Ventura, Whittle My Middle, work | 1 Comment

My 2012

This happens every year. Did I accomplish all my resolutions for 2012? I wrote in 2011 how I don’t like resolutions because they make me anxious; I feel like there is too much pressure. But, if they’re just things that … Continue reading

Posted in 2012 Goals, Abundant Harvest, Aerobics, Anniversary, Banding, Birding Thursday, Birds, Blogger Love, Blogger Meetup, Cambria, Dana and Corey's Wedding, Digestive problems, Dima, Eating Disorder, Environment, family, Farmer's Market, Field Work, Foodbuzz, Foodbuzz Festival, Holiday Shred, Hummingbirds, injury, Insanity, Machu Picchu, Organics, Peru, Physical Therapy, Piriformis Syndrome, Recipe Wednesday, Running, Strength Training, Stress, Travel, vacation, Vegan, Vegetarian, Whit, Year in Review | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

I’m Sure You’re Sick of Thanksgiving Recaps

So here’s another one! Haha…OK, but I’m sure you’re sick of reading about Thanksgiving by now. I’m sorry to have to put you through another. I promise there are some pretty pictures of a park in here though! And I … Continue reading

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Foot Update and Seven Questions

So sorry to leave you hanging yesterday! I had a busy weekend working on my bird banding skills and learned so much about different birds, molt, aging, sexing, you name it! I really had a great time, met some new … Continue reading

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Time to Burn

Oh man, it has been one hell of a week.  Not being able to run was like a punch to the gut and really, for the past 7 days I’ve been living up the personal pity party.  I was even … Continue reading

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From the Inside Out

Thanks so much for all the kind words on my Abandoning the Scale Post yesterday.  You never cease to amaze me with your enthusiasm and encouragement! ~~ Hot damn it’s been a rough day.  Well, more than a day.  Call … Continue reading

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1/2 A Year Later…

Can you believe we’re already 1/2 way through 2010!?  Where has the time gone?!  Oh yeah, performing crazy things out in the Everglades: and the desert.  Hot weather does crazy things to my head.  But when you get to see … Continue reading

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Gasparilla: Day Two

Did you miss my Gasparilla Surprise? Before I get to Sunday’s extravaganzas I want to share Meghann’s and mine’s favorite pre-race dinner: Pizza! Meghann came prepared and brought some whole wheat pizza dough from Publix to provide us with some … Continue reading

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