MOTIVATION

Motivation to Run

Marathon runners practice on ‘Road of Death’ (www.msnbc.com) Jamal Osman, Channel 4 Europe, spent a week filming Somalia’s 5000 meter runner Abdinasir Ibrahim and his fellow athletes, who dream of competing next year in London. The athletes have to dodge bullets and navigate armed roadblocks to get to training. http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/21134540/vp/42979117#42979117 Some days you find yourself […] Read more…

Running Is My Therapy

I am well aware of the fact that exercise releases endorphins–which is why it is often called nature’s “anti-depressant.” I don’t think I have ever fully grasped how much this is true for me, until my children were born. Running is my therapy–a daily appointment with myself. I have been a runner for most of […] Read more…

Marathon Dreams

This past weekend’s Marine Corp Marathon and the upcoming ING New York City Marathon have gotten me thinking about finally planning for a marathon (we are talking long term planning here!). In the mean time, I am living vicariously through two fellow bloggers and tweeps – Lauren and Dorothy. I am in awe of their races last weekend […] Read more…

Run Like a Mother

Run Like a Mother: How to Get Moving–and Not Lose Your Family, Job, or Sanity is one of the funniest books I have read in quite a while. I purchased the book for my Kindle on a whim after reading about it somewhere. The books is a collection of information from a large group of […] Read more…

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