Will I ski again?

winter running on cape cod

One of the biggest questions I’m getting this winter is “Will I be skiing??” The facts: I tore my ACL (and MCL, and meniscus) on December 24, 2013 and had surgery one month later on January 23, 2014…. Read More

Cape Cod 2014

This weekend was the Cape Cod Marathon, Half & Relay, in Falmouth, MA. The Half. I originally chose to focus my fall on the Philly Half Marathon in November, but the truth is, this Saturday was my first half-marathon… Read More

Returning to Yoga

Hope you all had a gorgeous holiday weekend! Okay, so it’s not a holiday for most of the world, but something about Christopher Columbus makes Massachusetts pretend it is… And we had a lovely one here! Saturday started… Read More

Getting out the Door

I rolled over and grabbed my phone in bed this morning. I know it’s a big no-no to go to bed with your phone, but sometimes I use it more for the flashlight in the middle of the… Read More

Upward into Fall

Happy October! For the last few years in my second life-career of photography, September has been absolutely bonkers. Weddings, family sessions, dog sessions, local businesses who have finally slowed down and are looking for photos… and hours and hours of… Read More

The Comeback Race

Last October, I completed my very first marathon and promptly signed up for the next! I loved everything about the marathon distance. Mostly I loved the training… the three months of goal-setting, the next-level joy and meditation that comes with… Read More

Shining Sea Bikeway

I’m free! I’m out running in the great outdoors again! My ACL recovery plan puts me now at a 30-consecutive-minute run every other day. And it’s less important or even comfortable for me to depend on a “forgiving… Read More

On the other side!

Happy May Day! I was packing up to leave for 8am PT this morning when my husband mentioned our health insurance changes today. And… physical therapy is no longer covered. Say what?? I drove to PT anyway, and… Read More

Running Drills

In my 10th and 11th week post ACL surgery, I’ve been starting to incorporate some running and agility drills! As a reminder, here are the details of the type of graft and surgery I chose. I’m working on… Read More

Joined the Gym!

Dusting off the cobwebs today! The photo below was taken after dumping out my bag of “December 25th” gear. December 25th was the day after I tore my ACL on a trail run, and of course it was… Read More