Before you know it, that big ball is going to drop in Times Square and it will be 2018. This is my last blog post for 2017 and my last post on the blog with it’s current look. It all goes according to plan, this blog will have a new look on New Year’s Day … More Goodbye 2017 – Looking Back at My Top Moments
As if you couldn’t tell from my New York City Marathon Trip posts, I had an amazing time in New York! Finishing the 2017 TCS NYC Marathon is far and away the highlight of the trip that had many legendary moments. It takes the prize as my top moment because that’s what I went to … More Final Thoughts on New York and What’s Next
After seeing the Ghost Buster’s Firehouse, I headed to the 9/11 Memorial and Museum. First up was checking out the museum. I purposefully put this museum after the marathon because I knew it would be sobering. If you’ve never visited the 9/11 Museum, I highly recommend it.
On the day after the TCS NYC Marathon there is this thing called “Marathon Monday.” At the Marathon Pavilion, there is discounted merchandise and finisher’s gear. You can also get your pic taken at the finish line! Also, you can get your medal engraved for free!
Once over the top of the bridge, I got back into my run/walk rhythm as we made our way into Queens. Running through Queens wasn’t very memorable for me. I thought a lot about how this was the last time I’d be going over 13.1 miles for several years. It was in mile 14 that … More A Dream Come True – Finishing the 2017 TCS NYC Marathon!