Author Archives: Emily

2018 Beginnings

Oh 2018.  You and I are not off to the best start.  Why, you ask?  Let’s rewind, shall we? I started going to Orange Theory – basically high intensity, interval training.  I really like it when people tell me what … Continue reading

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2017 in Races

Boy oh boy!  As we enter 2018, its time once again to look back at my racing year!  43 races in total.  43!  It didn’t feel like I was working towards anything, other than finishing 40 races.  Although I did … Continue reading

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2017 Berlin

Time for another Thanksgiving Europe trip!  It took a bit of back and forth and different options but Nilufer and I finally decided on Berlin and Prague for this trip.  We met up at the Berlin airport and made our … Continue reading

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Lightening Round of Races X

HERE WE GO!!  This is the FINAL lightening round!  Can you believe it?  I will say having this goal allowed me to find some joy in the number 40 rather than dread.  Age is just a number right?  My final … Continue reading

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2017 Wine & Dine

I knew Wine & Dine was going to be my 38th and 39th race!  I just knew it!  Of course I forgot about that last-minute sign up for the Scary Run, which meant they were actually my 39th and 40th, … Continue reading

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Lightening Round of Races 2017 Part IX

Someone call IX-I-I!  Every time I tell you, every time!   I see Roman numerals and that phrase pops into my head.  Good news, we are definitely heading into the homestretch! #35 Portland Half – One of these days I … Continue reading

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Lightening Round of Races 2017 Part VIII

Oooooh boy!  We are heading in to the home stretch!  If you have stayed with me this long, thanks so much.  As a recap, I decided to celebrate my 40th birthday by running 40 races!  And without further ado, let’s … Continue reading

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