Category Archives: Monday Monday

Today’s Amazing Discovery

So – I haven’t written about it but I signed up for IM Canada again. I’ve seen a podiatrist and my foot issues are under control. I have a coach and a plan and I am training. It’s going well … Continue reading

Posted in Ironman, It's All About Me, Lessons Learned, Monday Monday | 2 Comments

Monday Monday – the Let it Be, Let it Go edition

Today my theme song is ‘Let it Go’. There are things troubling me but these are things over which I have no control so I need to let it go, focus on what I can handle and let the rest … Continue reading

Posted in Monday Monday | 1 Comment

Monday Monday – It’s All About the Win/Win

I had such a fantastic weekend that I’m not sure I can convey its greatness.  I had the opportunity to do things that made me feel strong and capable and to see things I’d done make others feel strong and … Continue reading

Posted in Accolades, community, Cycling, Events, Ironman, Monday Monday, Racing, Technology, training, triathlon, Tribute, True Love | 9 Comments

The Worst Run Race I Ever Won- FOTD Race Report

This year was my 3rd year to race Folsom (formerly Folsom International Triathlonor FIT , currently Folsom Olympic Distance Triathlon or FODT).  I had goals, some that were met, some that were not.  Overall my time was 10 minutes slower … Continue reading

Posted in Monday Monday, Racing | 12 Comments

Vineman 2009 – A Little Visit to Hell

Every race is a learning experience and this one was no exception.  On Friday night we went to the pre-race talk with the Pros and heard Joanna Zeiger (among others) speak.  The MC talked about how she had had one … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Monday Monday, Pain and Suffering, Racing, triathlon | 11 Comments

Monday Monday – A Tale of 2 Shoes

Like a lot of women I have many pair of shoes. Unlike most women my shoes tend to be flat and comfortable. I own heels but they stay in boxes at the back of the closet unless I’m going somewhere … Continue reading

Posted in Monday Monday | 5 Comments

Monday Tuesday – Long Weekend Update

I’m okay with a Monday Tuesday post because this Tuesday is Monday for most of us.  Monday was Memorial Day and I hope you all remembered to remember and honor those who died in service to our country no matter … Continue reading

Posted in Cycling, Monday Monday, Running, Swimming, training | 4 Comments

Monday Monday – I’ve Got a Date!

And not just any date – oh no.  I’ve a got a three way scheduled for mid-June.  Ooooo baby!  That’s right!  I’m meeting up with Runner Susan and Juls for a wine country bike ride!  Wine will be involved.  Lots … Continue reading

Posted in Monday Monday, True Love | 6 Comments

Monday Monday – Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day 2009 went like this: 7 AM – Fabulous Open Water Swim Clinic where I learned some great stuff about sighting that might even keep the kayak guys from having to chase me down next time I race – … Continue reading

Posted in Monday Monday | 3 Comments

Tuesday Monday – Because it is

No more Monday Monday on Tuesday.  That’s just wrong. So here’s what I did this weekend. ** update** I just re-read this post and realized that if you aren’t a cyclist it sounds like I am a nutjob who speaks … Continue reading

Posted in Cycling, Fun in a tub, Monday Monday, training | 7 Comments