Total miles: 184.5
Total runs: 27
Longest run: 16 miles
Shortest run: 3 miles
-March began with the conclusion of a road trip from New Jersey to Colorado and a run in Frisco with Lyndsey.
-March brought me 2 new running friends
-I realized that running at altitude has its challenges
-March took me up mountains and hills
-March lead me to more trails than I’ve ever run before
(you can read about why I love Sole Athletica lace tags here)
-In March I charged my Garmin so often that it didn’t shut off during a run once, and I plugged it into the computer!
-The cats got some new toys in the mail from our friend Lauren and her 2 adorable black cats
-Ninja saw a mountain
-Both cats spent time in the windows and by the front door trying to catch glimpses of the pretty neighbor cat
-I saw a few cats while running and 2 cats while hiking with Phil
-My cats were pleased we received a few packages so they had boxes to play in
-Junior played Catopoly with us
-I discovered a bakery a few blocks from my house that has amazing Hawaiian Hazelnut coffee
-I have been attempting to make froth designs in my coffee
-I’ve acquired ZERO new coffee mugs
-Lauren also sent me Wawa coffee in the mail!
-I went to 2 coffee shops in the area in addition to the local bakery
Mountains & Trails
-I’m in love with these views
-We saw a beautiful rainbow
-I arrived at my new house in Colorado
–Lyndsey went back to New Jersey and I was sad
-I watched all 4 seasons of Everwood before switching back to Gilmore Girls
-I learned that everything I bake will go flat until I learn how to bake at altitude (Mom please help!!!!)
-I was unable to get a Colorado drivers license because my birth certificate is not valid. I had to order a new birth certificate from New Jersey. I can assure you that this saga will continue well into May….
-I got a library card that says “find your trail”
-I found a bookstore that has a pet cat!!
– Phil and I went on 2 hikes: Hanging Lake Trail and Mega Hike (blog post to come)
-We listened to Mozart on record
-I submitted my research proposal again with hope that I will be able to begin my research project in April
-I realized how much I miss coaching 😦
-I learned the difference between a summit or mountain peak and a mesa
-I learned that you should always bring a jacket when you go somewhere in Colorado
-Squirrels were running around on our roof!