From now on, January 27th will be known in my house as “Gotcha Day.” Today, we will finalize the adoption of our little boy! We finally will have our day in court that will make us the legal adoptive parents of Colton. We will no longer be viewed (by the state) as Foster Parents … More Today We Finalize the Adoption of Colton!
Much like I’ve done in the past, I’ll split up my recap of the Bank of America Chicago Marathon into two parts. Part 1 will take me to the half marathon mark. Part 2 will finish the race out. So, on October 11th, I was up at 4:30am to get ready to head out to … More Running a World Major Marathon – Chicago Marathon Recap Part 1
On Friday, October 9th, I headed off to Chicago to run the 2015 Bank of America Chicago Marathon. The trip began by flying from LAX to Chicago’s O’Hare Airport. I thought the Dumbo Double Dare’s “Fly to the Finish” shirt as totally appropriate for the trip.
It wasn’t that long ago that I was basking in the glow of the Disneyland Half Marathon Weekend. Now, here I am….leaving for the Windy City to run my 3rd full marathon and 1st World Major Marathon. The training is finished. No matter how imperfect it was, I can’t go back and change anything. All … More Ready or Not…It’s Chicago Marathon Weekend!
Do you all remember what happened the week of the Los Angeles Marathon? There was a huge temperature spike a week before the race. Guess what happened today?