August 27-30, 2021 | Houston, TX | A visit to see Caitlin and meet Mr. Connor!! JJ and I had talked with Caitlin before Connor arrived about coming for a visit to see her and meet Connor and play with Max. Of course this conversation happened in the golden window prior to Delta... So by … Continue reading Houston!
MARCH 13-16, 2020 | FORT COLLINS, CO | A long awaited AU girls reunion in Colorado. Ironically the same weekend a pandemic started. Doh! We had planned this weekend many moons ago and were visiting Colorado because Elizabeth is due with baby #2 in May. And then the week we were supposed to go the … Continue reading C-C-C-Colorona
FEBRUARY 28-MARCH 1, 2020 | ATLANTA, GA | WOW. What an incredible weekend. Starting at the beginning, I left very early on Friday morning and picked up Rachel J and Rachel B before heading south to Charlotte to grab Cessy. She had a yummy breakfast ready for us, which was great for a little sustenance … Continue reading Olympic Trials!
NOVEMBER 15-17, 2019 | RICHMOND, VA | I decided to take the train up to Richmond for my half marathon as the twins car needed to stay with them and I didn't feel confident driving Jon's car up, plus timing wise it was just the best option. I had originally booked an AirBNB for myself … Continue reading Richmond Weekend
Rehoboth Beach, DE | May 24-27, 2019 | First we drove down to Asheville, NC so Jon would have help with the twins for the weekend. Then I boarded a plane from Asheville to Washington-Dulles. It seemed easier to go this way than figure out driving. Plus this was my first real weekend away by … Continue reading AU Girls Beach Weekend!
Charlottesville, VA | June 9-11, 2017 | A weekend getaway with the college besties and their hubbies. Caitlin's parents live in Charlottesville these days and opened up their home to us for the weekend. We were the first to arrive as C-ville isn't too far for us! They we nice enough to let us bring … Continue reading Charlottesville
Asheville, NC | May 19-21, 2017 | What was supposed to be a fun race weekend with the Oiselle ladies actually turned into a fun getaway weekend with no running to be had. HA. As previously mentioned I was having hip issues and had started PT but wasn't going to be up to running the … Continue reading BILTMORE
Wimberly, TX | May 4-8, 2017 | Reuniting with the grad school ladies for a weekend of relaxation and fun! On Thursday morning I flew out early from ROA to head to Dallas. Most of us were arriving in Dallas and Campbell was nicely driving all of us around. 🙂 I was the first pickup … Continue reading Chill Country
Boston, MA | April 15-18, 2017 | So in my last post I raved about the BAA 5K and my new PR but the real reason we were in Boston was for Jon's Dad. He had qualified back in Nov 2015 to run Boston again... at the age of 62. CRAZY. Of course I was … Continue reading Boston
In the spirit of Oiselle's WheelsUP17 AND Destroy/Create campaigns I've spent quite a bit of time (like all of January) ruminating on my goals for the year. Running:Run a sub 2-hour halfRun a sub 26 min 5KGo to RRCA training Life:Pay off Jon's school loansRead 12 booksBlog more!! Travel: (these are mostly planned!)Visit friends in … Continue reading BIG GOALS 2017!