Why I ran 200 miles in 29 days: I did not have one particular reason, and my initial goal was to run more than 100 miles in the month of May. After some quick math, and realizing that would only require me to run 3ish miles per day, I upped the goal to 150 miles. I've … Continue reading what I learned running 200 miles in 29 days.
It took me a good amount of wasted emotions to arrive at some clarity about this pandemic. I wasted a good amount of time feeling anxious, frustrated, hopeless, sad, angry, helpless, misunderstood, silenced, suppressed, and just plain baffled. None of those emotions are conducive to mental health, and indirectly negatively impacted my physical health. I … Continue reading pandem-onium.
Before I launch into this blog post, let me just preface by saying that this is in no way intended to be a judgement on those who drink alcohol. I drink alcohol too! Hello, I am not an enemy. I like a good Old Fashioned, and I like Scotch and Gin. I don’t turn down … Continue reading Choice.
Struggle. I had an interesting moment of deep reflection recently, and the urgency to speak my mind was over-powering. I’ve been thinking a lot about the intellectual aspect of training, and most of the time, it is the constant intellectual analysis / reflection / evaluation / re-evaluation that happens throughout my training that really takes … Continue reading Struggle.
Blogging has become very sporadic for me, but the ability to do so is always comforting. Welcome to the dangerous abyss that is my head. A lot goes on in here, and most of my thoughts are rather disagreeable. I'll begin with the agreeable bits. My two favorite recipes at the moment were discovered because … Continue reading here, there, and everywhere thoughts.
I never really fit in, and until I became mature enough to see the truth, I always blamed my parents for my 'not fitting in'. I thought I didn't fit in because my parents were unreasonably strict, and thus kept me from the usual social norms of an American upbringing. Turns out, they were not … Continue reading The more you know…
I was skeptical about this recipe for a long time, but 10/10 recommend it to everyone now! Of course, I still stubbornly made my own modifications, and I 10/10 still recommend the modified version. This recipe is THAT good. *Modified from Ambitious Kitchen's Grain Free Tahini Brownies 1 cup tahini (I chose organic!) 1̶/̶2̶ ̶c̶u̶p̶ ̶c̶o̶c̶o̶n̶u̶t̶ ̶s̶u̶g̶a̶r̶ … Continue reading Ridiculously fudgey brownies.