Monthly Archive: August, 2017

‘Off Résumé: The Nonprofit World’s Talents and Accomplishments Outside of Work’

I had the honor of being included in a round-up of what some nonprofit employees do in their off time, put together by the Chronicle of Philanthropy! Tracy Green, director of development at… Continue reading

Weekly Recap 08.27.17

There’s always, I think, a point in marathon training where the sheer size of the thing starts to bear down on you. The point where the mileage is high, the workouts are hard,… Continue reading

Weekly Recap 08.20.17

Sleep. Some days my body just says NO, very clearly and definitively, when my alarm goes off. I’ll lay there, my brain scrambling for an alternative to running early. Sometimes I say, “Oh,… Continue reading

Weekly Recaps 08/06/17 and 08/13/17

Okay, let’s just all agree that posting recaps every 2 weeks may just be how it goes for the next EIGHT WEEKS because that’s ALL THAT’S LEFT before Chicago. Holy. Crap. July 31-Aug.… Continue reading

Saltyvalu™ Guide to Shopping for GPS Running Watches You Don’t Need

Sure, you could probably get by just fine with a cheap Timex from the big box store, like runners did in the olden days. But instead, here you are, frittering away the work… Continue reading

Weekly recaps July 23 & 30

Sometimes I have to think less about running and just do the damn thing. So I haven’t been great about logging or reflecting or any of that. I did read Ronda Rousey’s “My… Continue reading

Monthly Mileage | July 2017

I know I’m behind on training logs but I promise I’ve been running! Some highlights from July: Miles run: 259 miles Time spent running: 34 hours, 31 minutes Longest run: 16 miles Treadmill… Continue reading