Happy Turkey Day

I hope everyone is doing well on Thanksgiving weekend. I am blessed to be spending the weekend with my husband’s family up in beautiful Lake Tahoe. We had Jerry’s famous breakfast cassarole this morning and watched the Macy’s Thanksgiving parade on...

Slinger Girls Track

Some cool happenings: Kiley, eighth grade discus thrower at Slinger Middle School in Wisconsin, threw 104 feet at the opening track meet, shattering the school record held for over twelve years. Her coach Rachel Womack presented her with a neat autographed collage at...

My visit to St Albans

Here’s a great article that documents my visit to the St Albans Athletic Club.  It was published earlier this week in the St Albans & Harpenden Review. * * * Olympic gold medallist visits St Albans If the athletes of St Albans AC needed inspiration ahead of...

Isle of Wight Training

I’ve been working hard and playing a bit too while visiting my family in England.  Staying with Jonathan and Anne has been great, they are such a loving family and Anne cooks the best soups ever! Jon and Sarah, my cousin, have the same wacky spontaneous...

Berlin Vol. 6 To Be Continued…

Have you ever read a Nicholas Sparks novel? Most are filled with drama and heartbreak yet are so inspirational and gripping.  My particular story has taken a heartbreaking turn, hasn’t it?  I did not come close to winning a medal tonight.  I knew that this meet...