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Published on August 13, 2012, by meg in Book review.

Tweet As I’ve increased my mileage, I’ve gotten crafty about my longer runs during the week. I ran to work on Thursday and was super-proud of myself, but of course I had to tell my coworkers what I was doing. And when they marveled at how far I ran to work, I had to point

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Tweet I haven’t been very consistent on my weekly runs – partly because I haven’t been very consistent on my long runs. I’ve been getting them in, but switching between Saturday (my preferred day) and Sunday (somehow, the day that ends up working best for me) throws me off for the week. This explains why

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Tweet Every race I have trained for has taught me something new about myself. How I approach training, how I think about the race, how I react after – there’s a lot of self-knowledge to be gained in running long distances. Some of it’s profound, some of it’s not at all. The most important thing

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Published on August 6, 2012, by meg in Book review, Diet, Food, real life.

Tweet I’ve talked a little bit about my Hashimoto’s thyroiditis diagnosis before, but aside from annual visits to the endocrinologist to check my hormone levels and make sure the nodules aren’t growing explosively, I haven’t really thought much about it until recently. An acquaintance on Facebook was recently diagnosed with thyroid cancer and Hashi’s, and

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