My First 5K on my 35th Birthday

Sunday, January 2, 2011

picklewart.blogspot.com

In an effort to make up for some lost time and very late blog postings... I ran my very first 5K race on my 35th Birthday which also just happened to be Thanksgiving day. Me and about 7000 other totally crazy people piled up in Springfield and ran in the bitter cold (and soon became a heavy misty morning!). I survived. I alternated running and walking. My guess is that I ran half and walked half in the end. Oh well. My time will get better someday. Maybe a race in the spring will prove better endurance. HA!



3 comments:

Marlana January 2, 2011 at 9:15 AM  

Great job, Michelle! I'm proud of you!

Pam January 2, 2011 at 1:46 PM  

Michelle, yeah for you! I'm jealous; I've still not ran an official race, so kudos to you kid! :) (I can call you kid if you're only 35, I got you beat there. haha) Pam

Mobile App Developers July 11, 2015 at 1:08 AM  

I really appreciate your professional approach. These are pieces of very useful information that will be of great use for me in future.

Post a Comment

Related Posts with Thumbnails

I Wanna Read!

  • The Way They Learn - Tobias
  • Teaching the Trivium - Bluedorn
  • The Well-Trained Mind
  • Get Wisdom! - Ruth Younts
  • Little House on the Prairie series - Laura Ingalls Wilder
  • The Pursuit of Holiness - Jerry Bridges
  • Primal - Mark Batterson
  • Hipster Christianity - Brett McCracken
  • Gospel Powered Parenting - William P. Farley
  • Five Things Every Christian Needs to Grow - RC Sproul
  • When People are Big and God is Small - Edward T. Welch
  • Chosen by God - RC Sproul
  • The Discipline of Grace - Jerry Bridges
  • Radical - David Platt

Reading it Now!

  • The New Read-Aloud Handbook - Trelease
  • Honey for a Child's Heart - Gladys Hunt
  • Little House in the Big Woods - Laura Ingalls Wilder
  • Bringing up Boys - Dr James Dobson

Past Reads

  • The Three R's - Ruth Beechick
  • Mary Pride's Complete Guide to Homeschooling
  • What is a Healthy Church? - Mark Dever
  • What is a Healthy Church Member? - Thabiti M. Anyabwile
  • Feminine Appeal - Carolyn Mahaney
  • Shepherding a Child's Heart - Ted Tripp
  • Crazy Love - Francis Chan
  • When Life is Hard - James MacDonald
  • Food and Love - Dr. Gary Smalley
  • For Women Only - Shaunti Feldhahn
  • For Men Only - Jeff and Shaunti Feldhahn
  • The Gospel for Real Life - Jerry Bridges
  • Living the Cross Centered Life - CJ Mahaney
  • Captivating: Unveiling the Mystery of a Woman's Soul by John and Stasi Eldredge
  • Wild at Heart: Discovering the Secret of a Man's Soul - John Eldredge
  • Dare to Discipline - Dr. James Dobson
  • The No-Cry Sleep Solution - Elizabeth Pantley
  • Parenting is Not for Cowards by Dr. James Dobson
  • The Case for Christ by Lee Strobel
  • The Strong Willed Child by Dr. James Dobson

  © Blogger template Foam by Ourblogtemplates.com 2009

Back to TOP