Goals for 2017, Race Recaps, Running, Thirty Before 30

Race Recap: Sanford & Sun Sprint Triathlon 2017

  My husband's alarm goes off at 4:50am. The day I have been thinking about for almost a decade is finally here. I woke up with a sense of calm compared to the fear and anxiety that had crippled me and my training for the last few weeks. The night before I had gone to… Continue reading Race Recap: Sanford & Sun Sprint Triathlon 2017

Thirty Before 30

Thirty Things Before 30: #12

12. See the Chicago River turned green for St. Patrick's Day. This was actually a second round of #23 (Go On a Road Trip with Friends). And such a random Thirty Before 30 accomplishment, too. Last month, at our Dinner and Discipleship meeting (a Catholic young adult group that I am part of) we realized… Continue reading Thirty Things Before 30: #12

Thirty Before 30

Thirty Things Before 30

I'm 27.  Ever since I turned 26, I have been somewhat dreading the big "three-oh".  I know that these days 30 is the new 21, but there is just something about that age.  It seems so "grown up".  Ohh, I know I'm only as old as I feel, but I think society says once you… Continue reading Thirty Things Before 30