Alternate Title: The Midnight Ride of Taylor! That's it then guys! 121st running of the Boston Marathon is over, and the best running day of the year is over. A day which I very nearly greeted with the dawn at the finish line. (Okay, I was asleep before dawn, but not by much!) I've wanted … Continue reading Marathon Weekend 2017: Part Two!
This is it! The most exciting weekend of the year! Boston Marathon weekend!! And it happened to intersect this year with Easter, so that's made for a very busy/fun/cool/chaotic weekend. I myself, have not worked my way up to running marathons yet, but, like most runners, I dream of getting that Boston number. My … Continue reading Marathon Weekend 2017: Part One!
There are Pros and Cons to having the jankiest bike to ever register for a triathlon. Pro: It was free. (It was my brother's bike that lived in our shed for close to a decade. Two years ago I got it back into serviceable condition and I mostly use it to commute to the subway … Continue reading Bike Cleaning Day
I have two big, exciting, new things to share, Readers! First of all, this happened: I registered for my first sprint triathlon! It's July 30th and I'm really excited. I started swimming last year as cross-training and really began to enjoy it as an activity on its own. We have a very close family friend … Continue reading Updates: Two Big Things!
I got new shoes! But I probably should have done so a looong time ago. I am very terrible at tracking how long I've had shoes, and how many miles I've clocked in them. I don't even remember when I first got my lovely bright blue Mizunos. Last summer I started realizing they were breaking … Continue reading New Shoe Time!
Content Warning: consumption of animals, President Orange I'm going to talk about it again. Even though I said last time I wouldn't. But I'm only talking about it because politics are fueling a pretty big lifestyle change for me that's kind of relevant to this blog's theme. It's now been a month since President Orange … Continue reading I Lied About Not Talking About Politics
Hi All! I'm not dead? I would not have blamed you if you thought I was. My last post was a 'see you later, travelling Europe for a month' and then poof! I disappeared. But not really. If you followed me on Instagram you'd have seen snapshots of my adventures in Spain, and then Ireland. … Continue reading I’m Alive!!