Long ago, in a Marathon far, far away…

Picking up running again was a challenge that frankly, I wasn’t sure I was prepared for. I trained for the full Missoula Marathon in 2011, and it took several weeks of training before I finally got to a point where I *gasp*enjoyed it. As I’ve mentioned a time or two… Continue reading »

The Pigeon Runs a Marathon

I have a good friend who is responsible for getting me into running. She also loves children’s books, and started giving Munchkin the Pigeon books way back when he was a baby. If you’re not familiar with the Pigeon books by Mo Willems, then hie thee to a bookstore and indulge,… Continue reading »

Chicken Coop Building, among other things

Summer is finally here and now that the marathon is over(!) I’m committed to grabbing her with both hands, swinging her around, and letting her play merry-cob with my sense of time. The Missoula Marathon was an amazing experience. I’m a really, really slow runner (no really, I mean s-l-o-w)… Continue reading »