Monthly Archives: June 2014

{Peaking} into the Down Slide

Happy Monday morning friends.  I’m incredibly relieved and relaxed this Monday because it’s a rest day and after training in Lake Placid all weekend long, I physically and mentally am ready for a rest day.  So, since I’m resting, rather than … Continue reading

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Almost {Wordless} Wednesday

“The woods are lovely, dark and deep. But I have promises to keep, and miles to go before I sleep.” ~Robert Frost  

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{Two Things Tuesday} Peak Week

1) The Athlete Guide for Ironman Lake Placid 2014 is OUT. For those of you who do not know what this means, let me tell you.  This indicates that the event is right around the corner.  I’m not going to … Continue reading

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Life in the {Fast} Lane

37 days    The countdown is well under way and it looks like I am down to 37 days until Ironman Lake Placid. So, I am in the throes of peak training.  For those who don’t know, peak training is … Continue reading

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Gardening & Picking Up {Veggies}

This year, in addition to Ironman training and juggling the life/work balance, I decided that I was ready to add to the complications.  So, we built a garden! I decided that this year we would start relatively small.  There are … Continue reading

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{Window Wednesday} Black Bear

I have a full race report from the Black Bear Half Iron triathlon that I did last week coming, but I’ve been too busy nursing my wounds to get it up on the blog just yet.  So in the mean … Continue reading

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