Tag Archives: running

Fall Breaking, Part 7: Sunrises and History

From October 16- On our last morning I wanted to get out and take a run on the Chicago Lakefront path and enjoy the sunrise.  The weather on our last day was going to be chilly, but sunny and warming … Continue reading

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Surprise Snow

From March 5 – 12…. A nice spring afternoon hike at Smith Park.  We still haven’t explored all the trails at Smith Park, it’s such a fun, trail filled park in our area that not many people seem to visit. … Continue reading

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Halloween 2016

From October 22 – 27…… I can’t believe it’s been nearly a month since I blogged! It’s consignment season and I’ve been busy in my “free” time selling off tons of kid stuff and cleaning this house out.  Lilli parted … Continue reading

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Welcome to 2016!

From January 1-2… Welcome to 2016! Better late than never, right??? Lilli did a lot of story writing in 1st grade – and she’d leave us little post it note stories around the house.  I particularly enjoyed “How Abbi Grew” … Continue reading

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Olli turns ONE!

From Nov 21-25….. Another day, another typical Abbi scene….. Two girls, one bucket. A slow run for me, getting used to the chillier temps and getting some training miles back in post-race.  If you don’t keep training you for sure … Continue reading

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Harvest Half Marathon

Finishing the year, finishing October! From Oct 28 – 31…. Lilli had her annual Fire Safety day at school.  They bring in some kind of trailer that gets filled with fake smoke and they practice getting out safely.  And they … Continue reading

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Cinderella

From October 24 – 27….. This was a really busy Saturday – I got up and got a quick 6 miles in as my last long run before my half marathon the following week.  6 miles felt like a breeze … Continue reading

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