Category Archives: Running

The Worst Quitter: How I Quit a Half Marathon Then Ran It Anyway

I am somewhat embarrassed to say that I am the worst quitter I know.  Well, sometimes I am a great quitter: I quit smoking 16 months ago.  But one month ago, I quit the Indy Mini Marathon.  Continue reading The Worst Quitter: How I Quit a Half Marathon Then Ran It Anyway

The Agony of Defeat

Have you ever embarked upon a plan that you weren’t so successful at fulfilling?  I have been struggling on this post for a few weeks now.  I must admit defeat, throw the white flag in the air and launch my tail between my legs.  For those of you who know me…what I really need is to unload a particular foster dog before I get too attached and keep making dog references!  Continue reading The Agony of Defeat

How to travel and workout too!

I have to be honest, I used to snicker at people who exercised while on vacation. You know the type: running down the beach at 8am while you’re dragging yourself to find the nearest place to grab a desperately needed hangover cure. I always thought vacations were for being lazy. And drinking. Why would someone intentionally lace up sneakers and sweat on vacation? You should have a beer or an umbrella-decorated drink in your hand, not a Fit-Bit on your wrist! That was my strict vacation philosophy. Continue reading How to travel and workout too!

Dr. Meghan

I never thought I would be celebrating a milestone at age 37.  Unless of course this milestone was the birth of a child or surviving some sort of catastrophe.  Luckily it is not the latter and some might think it’s unfortunate that it’s not the child.  Either way it is neither.  I am celebrating one entire year, 52 weeks, 365 days of being nicotine free.  However this story is really not about me or my nicotine sobriety. Continue reading Dr. Meghan