Monthly Archives: November 2011

Advent

Have a wonderful first Sunday of Advent! This seems perfect for today as we approach Christmas. “If someone is too tired to give you a smile, leave one of your own, because no one needs a smile as much as … Continue reading

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A Thanksgiving run

Hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving (ours was October 2nd – and yesterday’s Thanksgiving in the US should round up the global tradition). Of course, being thankful for all kinds of things shouldn’t be limited to just one day, so … Continue reading

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Running, so others won’t run out of time (sad news…)!

Yesterday, I posted this to my FB wall: Looks like it will be cold and foggy on tomorrow’s run. Anyone want to help motivate me by donating a small amount to LIVESTRONG?! I’ll write your name (or the name of … Continue reading

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Hi, my name is Henrike and I’m a…..

… little overweight due to a thyroid condition! For the past 5 years (it might have started even earlier, but I’ve been feeling the consequences for about 5 years now), I had difficulties breathing while exercising, I gained weight (a … Continue reading

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To run or not to run…

Today’s a run day… at least in theory. I’m trying to get a run in every other day, seeing that I’m a newbie and don’t want to overdo it, yet run regularly to get into shape. So, when I checked … Continue reading

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A LIVESTRONG thank you!

This fundraising season has been the most successful and the most meaningful for me, yet. I walked and rode the Philly and Austin Challenge in memory/support/honor of over 50 of my friends and family members, as well as over 100 … Continue reading

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From zero to hero? Not quite…

Today’s run was a tough one from a physical point of view… not so tough mentally – due to the sunny (if cold) weather and my motivation of the day: cancer’s worst enemy and my friend and bubble wrap brigade … Continue reading

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