September 11, 2017
Last night I went with friends to “The Muppets Take The Bowl” – the most sensational, inspirational, celebrational, Muppetational concert event I’ve ever been to.
Maggie, Mat, me, Jen, and little Callie before the show started.
It was at the Hollywood Bowl – the huge, 18,000-seat outdoor amphitheater in the Hollywood hills – a venue where Read the rest of this entry »
September 6, 2017
I’ve been in a radish kind of mood lately. Radishes are delightful: crunchy and spicy and downright delicious.
And guess what? They’re good for you! Radishes are a good source of fiber, vitamins C and B6, folate, manganese, and potassium. And since a cup of sliced radishes only has 19 calories, go nuts!
Here’s a fun fact I just learned: Read the rest of this entry »
September 4, 2017
You know it’s going to be a good day when you’re pinning a race bib to your shirt at 5:30 am!
I’ve done a few running races this year (like the 10K Pride Run and the 10K Coaster Run), but I was much more excited for this race – because it was in a location that, the rest of the year, is completely closed to pedestrians: Read the rest of this entry »
August 25, 2017
I had the pleasure of meeting an incredible man yesterday, and I want you to meet him too. His name is Cal.
Me on the left, Cal in the middle, Alberto on the right.
Cal is visiting from Australia, and just reading about his life made my jaw drop and my eyes water. Read the rest of this entry »
August 24, 2017
I’ve been training in a skyscraper stairwell again. I’ve headed to a 55-story skyscraper twice in the past few weeks to climb the stairs, and I’m headed back there tomorrow.
I noticed myself thinking unfair thoughts while in the stairwell during those two workouts, so I’m calling myself out on it, because I need to stop. I need to shift my thinking. Read the rest of this entry »
August 21, 2017
I love a race that ends with a view. It’s one of the things that got me hooked on stair racing – there’s nothing better than a finish line 60 or 70 stories above the ground! The finish line at Conquer the Overlook has a magnificent view… Check it out!
You can see the Los Angeles skyline in the upper right corner! I’m standing on Read the rest of this entry »