Breakin’ in the Bikilas

Allie Running in Bikilas Bikilas are my new barefoot running shoes.  Don’t I look cool in them? I’m starting off Thanksgiving week on a good foot.  I have officially transitioned from my half marathon training plan to full on marathon training.  I have 22 weeks to get in tip top shape and raise $3065 more for the Melanoma Foundation.  Funny … Read More

Daylight Savings Time

It’s starting to feel like winter.  I went to City Sports the other day and purchased things like “base layers” and “running gloves” (I’m not really sure how running gloves differ from other gloves, but I bought them anyway because I feel like it’ll make me look more like an athlete). Now all I need is to remind myself that … Read More

Patriots’ Day Woes

My first encounter with Patriots’ Day was on Monday, April 20, 2009.  Toward the end of the work day on this particular Monday I decided I desperately needed mint chocolate chip ice cream on a chocolate dipped waffle cone from Brigham’s.  (Yes, my cravings are that specific).  I convinced a friend to sneak a break and walk down High Street … Read More