Monthly Archive: February, 2012

(Lack of) Progress Report

Since my debilitating “blister break,” I’ve had the hardest time sticking to my plan: taking forever to get out the door, lacking rhythm during the run, and even calling the day off more… Continue reading

Universal Muslim Season

When Muslims pass each other, we greet one another with peace: “AsalaamuAlaikum.”  Getting or giving a greeting of peace from a stranger makes my day. I always say AsalaamuAlaikum to women that are… Continue reading

I will inshaAllah

I used to think that running could solve all my problems: discipline, focus, time management, stress reliever, anxiety evaporator, immune system booster, body toner, fierce challenger, constant helper, social connector, creativity outlet, opportunity… Continue reading

Popcorn Cereal

I love cereal, but I don’t typically buy it.  When I do, I reserve the box for breakfast only.  Something about store cereal is so addictive; like Oreos.  So I recently developed my… Continue reading

National Marathon Training Schedule

The National Marathon is just 7 weeks away, and so far, I have had issues adhering to my schedule.  I am more likely to follow through if I broadcast to the world wide… Continue reading