Never say never 1

Why hello there. It’s been a while! Hope you all had a great Memorial Day weekend :) Norm and I went to Portland ¬†with some friends and basically stuffed ourselves from morning till late night with all kinds of yummy food and coffee and beer. It was a much needed vacation to say the least. ...

Failing in my own spin class

Happy Wednesday! I have a confession to make. I signed up for 7am spin class again this morning, but when the alarm went off at 6, getting out of bed was the last thing on my mind. So I ended up cancelling again =X Don’t worry, I felt plenty guilty. Especially since I skipped a ...

Rue’s maiden voyage, and running Bay to Breakers naked 1

Rue's maiden voyage, and running Bay to Breakers naked
Oh I love weekends :) As always, this one was jam packed with activities. Though unpacking is still high on the priority list, Norm and I are trying to make time for “normal” things to keep ourselves sane. On Saturday, I was really excited because I FINALLY had time to take Rue on her maiden ...

Biking to work and getting back into training 1

I don’t know what took me so long. It’s been on my to-do list since I worked in Fremont. Heck, I even considered biking all 45 miles to my old office once, just for the heck of it. But today, I put aside all excuses and whininess in my head and biked to work. It ...

Non-training weekend 2

Non-training weekend
Today is the first Sunday in MONTHS where I didn’t set up alarm for 7am to get up for a run. It was rather glorious =P My whole weekend has been pretty chill in terms of training, but that doesn’t mean I’ve been slacking! Quick rundown of the last two days. Saturday I got up ...

Re-inspired

Re-inspired
I have a confession to make. Ever since Wildflower, and let’s be honest, all the days between my last 3 races, I have not done a single day of real training. My excuse? “Tapering” and moving. If ever you need/decide to embark on the painful process of moving, I assure you planning it smack in ...

The One and Only Wildflower – race recap

The One and Only Wildflower - race recap
Happy Monday! I finally completed my 3 consecutive weekends of races and my body is BEAT! But oh la la, all that bling I got :) So worth it. So let’s talk about my very first Olympic race this weekend – Wildflower! I first heard about this race last year when I was trying to ...