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My Colorado Life · 1d ago

Shakespeare & classic 70’s tunes

Shakespeare & classic 70’s tunes – the connection?  Enjoyed both OUTDOORS this week in Boulder County. Colorado Shakespeare Festival (Boulder) –  “Half-moon outdoor arena, center aisle seat,...
My Colorado Life · 2d ago

Echo Summit Trail Challenge

After a weekend off from marathoning, back on the trail – literally. Friday a.m. flight to Reno, scenic hour-half drive to South Lake Tahoe.  Running on 2 historic trail systems tomorrow – t...
My Colorado Life · 2d ago

Run the Year 2017 (July edition)

Run the Year Motto:  EVERY day’s a run day, 2017 miles in 2017   July 2017 update:  Back on track, another 200+ mile month (6 of 7 months in 2017), keeping me safely ahead of goal.  Smack in...
My Colorado Life · 1w ago

morning run series: NCAR-Chautauqua

Last summer kicked off my morning run series with 2 treks: a local 5-miler (my regular go-to) ’round Waneka Lake, then one of my Sis’ infamous haunts, Queeny Park in St. Louis.  Altitude vs ...
My Colorado Life · 6d ago

Nova Scotia Marathon

I love a local marathon – today’s run, a local marathon. Left Shelburne, arrived in Barrington Passage 10 minutes before race time.  Timing a bit tight…but with less than 200 runners, no wor...
My Colorado Life · 1W ago

Evangeline, Tale of Acadie

Late night Friday – head didn’t hit the pillow ‘til 12:30am, Atlantic time.  Sunday marathon, Saturday rest day?  Heck no – touring Annapolis Valley, then driving 3 hours to Nova Scotia’s so...
My Colorado Life · 1W ago

Nova Scotian Cèilidh

cei·lidh noun: social event at which there is Scottish or Irish folk music and singing, traditional dancing, and storytelling.   On long, dark winter nights it is still the custom in small v...
My Colorado Life · 1W ago

Cape Split, NS

Marathon all 10 Canadian provinces in 5 years — that’s the plan.  Opportunity knocked.  Got to tagalong Stephen & Sheila’s family gathering in Nova Scotia.  They arrived the weekend prior, s...
My Colorado Life · 2W ago

National Ice Cream Day

National Ice Cream Day is observed each year on the 3rd Sunday in July and is a part of National Ice Cream Month.  This day is a fun celebration enjoyed with a bowl, cup or cone filled with ...
My Colorado Life · 2W ago

U of Okoboji Marathon

Bib pickup yesterday at Three Sons in Milford IA.  For those of you taking U of O’s entrance exam, answer key is at the register 🙂 The University of Okoboji is a fictitious university in the...