All you need is soup

My toes are frozen and so are my pipes. This "polar vortex" has been so miserable that I actually joined a gym. Yes, after more than a decade of running in Chicago winters, I gave in. New Year's was my last run outside, and I actually thought I might die. Whether it was the ice, … Continue reading All you need is soup

‘Gearing’ up for winter

December might have been mild, and these past days (for January) have been glorious. But I'm no fool. The worst is yet to come. I'm a year-round outdoor runner--even in Chicago. Running outside takes a lot less time than driving to the track and back, and it's a lot more interesting. Spending time outside also … Continue reading ‘Gearing’ up for winter