Tag: team cubicle

Turkey Trot 8K race recap...

Turkey Trot 8K race recap...
I was amped up for this race. Partially because it was my first race back. yeah, I ran the Hot Chocolate 5K, but that wasn’t my day. That race belonged to Pam, Chicago Daniel, Pilar, Jeff, Charlie and Myriah…I was happily along for the ride. The Turkey Trot was my day. I was going to... Read more »

Weigh-in Wednesday, Year 2, Week 7...

Results are in, I lost .9lbs this week…I’m now 34.8 lbs away from my goal. Since October 14, 2009 I’ve lost 105.9 lbs! I hadn’t looked at the total number in a few weeks. Ok, since the marathon really. I knew I put some back on after the race. But I didn’t have the loss... Read more »

It's race week, turkey style!

It's race week, turkey style!
For me this week officially kicks off the holiday season! It’s a short week at work, Thanksgiving, Black Friday and a long weekend. Top that with the Turkey Trot 8K presented by Fleet Feet Sports, the Inaugural Free Black Friday 5K Fun Run & Food Drive, and it’s darn near a perfect week. Race wise,... Read more »
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Winner, winner, turkey dinner!

Winner, winner, turkey dinner!
Congratulations to Paint Water Jeff, you’ve won a free entry to the 33rd Annual Turkey Trot 8k presented by Fleet Feet Sports! Thanks to all who entered, we all have a lot to be thankful for. I’m grateful for my family, friends, my health, career, running and all of you, my readers. If you didn’t... Read more »

Another giveaway? Why yes, let's do that.

Another giveaway? Why yes, let's do that.
Pam going on winter break always symbolizes the start of the holiday season to me. This year is no different. I’m excited for the holidays…I’ve come to love this time of year. To celebrate I thought we’d do another giveaway.  NOTE:  If you haven’t already done so, go enter to win an entry to the... Read more »

weigh-in wednesday, year 2, week 5...

weigh-in wednesday, year 2, week 5...
Results are in, I lost .8lbs last week. Two weeks in a row with a loss! To hit my goal weight, I’ve got 36.3lbs to go! Being back in full swing training wise has given me a confidence boost. I feel like I can do it. I do wonder if I should have put an... Read more »
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Team Cubicle report: Hot Chocolate 5K round up!

I thought I’d share not just my view of yesterday, but some of the other Team Cubiclers!  Pilar posted her recap last night, you can read it here.  This is Charlie’s recap… Cubicle Dad told us about this amazing race happening on the Lakefront in early November: The Hot Chocolate 5K. My wife, Myriah, and... Read more »

Hot Chocolate 5k recap...

Hot Chocolate 5k recap...
What a fun couple of days!  I took Friday off to hang out with Pam and K.  We had a parent teacher conference at K’s school…survey says, she’s one smart cookie.  After the conference we made our way to meet Chicago Daniel and head to the Hot Chocolate 15k/5k Expo to pick up our packets!... Read more »

i don't know...

i don't know...
This is my first week back with Coach Jen and my first week with 2 days of strength training with Ashley.  This year, we’ve added in triathlon training and have changed up the routine.  So while I’m training again, it’s new.  Rationally I’m fairly certain I’ll be OK, I just need to adjust and find... Read more »
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who wants to go for a run?

who wants to go for a run?
This year on of my big goals is to “pay it forward”.  I talked about wanting to mentor someone last week but soon after I shared that post I had a bit of a nagging thought.  I started to wonder if and why I should only choose one person to mentor.  I’m not sure I... Read more »