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Do You Want to Run a Ragnar?

Do You Want to Run a Ragnar?

By Princess Jodi Do you want to run a Ragnar? Doesn’t have to be a Ragnar… It could be any multi-day relay adventure involving teams, vans, sleeping in fields, navigating new places and, of course, running. Lots of running. When I was chosen to run the Ragnar Relay Napa Valley with the Another Mother Runner … Continue reading

Princess on the Mend

Princess on the Mend

Okay – it has happened!  After fourteen months of running, I have experienced my first running injury.  And, for the first time, I truly relate to the frustration that Jodi and many other runners have gone through. And, I have discovered, that it has taken this injury to make me realize how much I have … Continue reading

Heartbreak beyond Heartbreak Hill

Heartbreak beyond Heartbreak Hill

I have never run a marathon, let alone tried to qualify for Boston. I was not in Boston today, nor were any of my friends. And yet, my heart breaks for the events that unfolded there today. I feel shaken. I feel angry. I feel as if my close friends were attacked. I feel as … Continue reading

Safety First

Safety First

As my dear husband drove me around town searching for “the perfect hill” for my training, it became apparent that safety concerns were not just on my mind, but on his mind as well. It is getting darker so much earlier, and the mornings are dark so much later. For us working moms, these are the only times … Continue reading