Category Archives: Racing for Charities

Dear Pan Mass Challenge Riders Who Were Traveling South on 126 and Hooked a Right on Sherman’s Bridge Road in Wayland Circa 11:30 am last Sunday

Pull up a chair, folks; we totally need to talk. You probably don’t remember me, but oh, I remember you. I was the chick “driving” behind your 20-plus peloton last Sunday in my blue-ribbon metallic Prius. (In case you are … Continue reading

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The Flip Side of my Marathon Medallion

You folks have been real troopers for the past 20 weeks, listening patiently as I’ve yammered on about my LSD addiction, my little problem with speed, my achy arches and let’s not forget my blister named Boris. Me, me, me, me. … Continue reading

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We interrupt the steady stream of CJ running news…

…for an update on the related fundraising effort 🙂 Thanks to awesome matching gift programs, the fundraising side of the house is chugging right along–only another $909.45 to go til we hit 5K 🙂  You can see my donors and make … Continue reading

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Cisco Rocks!

It’s official: my application to get Children’s Hospital of Boston on the list of Cisco-approved charitable organizations for the Cisco Matching Gifts program has been accepted! Hurrah! That means Cisco will match any and all employee donations made to my … Continue reading

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My Saving Grace

I was unexpectedly crestfallen last Sunday when I arrived at the kickoff party for the Miles for Miracles Boston team; at the registration table I was told that through some glitch Children’s Hospital had forgotten to pair me with a … Continue reading

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Baby steps to 26.2, and to $5K

Yesterday I got my first official donation for my Boston Marathon run to support Children’s Hospital. I am tickled pink that it came from a guy I haven’t seen in 20 years, who would have no idea I was even … Continue reading

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thanks for stopping by!

Hi there and thanks for stopping by! I’ve never had a blog before so pardon me while I get my sealegs.  The reason I’m starting one now is this crazy little event I just signed on for, the Boston Marathon.  … Continue reading

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