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Pearls of Wisdom on Running (from my mom)

Disclaimer: I actually do love my mom I just can’t take her out in public too often… On the phone with my mom the night before the Marine Corps Marathon, she gave Kellie and me some wise words of advice that we carried with us through to the following day and perhaps the rest of … Continue reading

Pearls of Wisdom on Running (from my mom)

Pearls of Wisdom on Running (from my mom)

Disclaimer: I actually do love my mom I just can’t take her out in public too often… This weekend’s pearl of wisdom from my mother on running went something like this… My sister: “Oh, you want to do my workout video with me? It’s only like, 30 minutes, we can do it in the living … Continue reading

Pearls of Wisdom on Running From My Mom

Pearls of Wisdom on Running From My Mom

Disclaimer: I love my mom, I just can’t take her out in public. Some people have really supportive families who run with them, who think it’s a great idea that they’re pursuing an active, healthy lifestyle. I don’t know those people, I’ve just heard about them. Apparently they exist. My mom can be a little … Continue reading

Pearls of Wisdom on Running (from my mom)

Pearls of Wisdom on Running (from my mom)

Disclaimer: I actually do love my mom I just can’t take her out in public too often… I’ve been having IT band issues, and have ascertained enough to know it’s not really what one would call a knee problem. None the less, my mother got wind of this through my sister’s big mouth and I … Continue reading

Pearls of Wisdom on Running (from my mom)

Pearls of Wisdom on Running (from my mom)

Disclaimer: I actually do love my mom I just can’t take her out in public too often. This isn’t so much “pearls of wisdom” as it is “plan of action.” Imagine my long run being played on a pac-man board. No street is safe. My objective on this run (the intention of my practice, for … Continue reading

Pearls of Wisdom on Running (from my mom)

Pearls of Wisdom on Running (from my mom)

Disclaimer: I actually do love my mom I just can’t take her out in public too often… This weekend’s pearl of wisdom from my mother on running went something like this… Picture it: I turn down my parents’ street to finish off my 8 mile run. The house windows may or may not be open … Continue reading

Pearls of Wisdom on Running (from my mom)

Disclaimer: I actually do love my mom I just can’t take her out in public too often… My mother doesn’t run. Ever. We’ve never been a particularly athletic family, in fact to this day she has what she considers a well-founded phobia of the grass. Lyme disease, people, it’s real and it can kill. So … Continue reading