Hi! We're Susannah and Laura. We're sisters who enjoy running, traveling around the world, and just generally being nerdy. One of us is a huge trapeze fan and one of us loves baseball statistics. This is kind of our public journal. We both trained for and finished our first marathon in 2011.
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- A woman? No. #byebye old favorite tv show.... #Doctor13. This sucks. 😢 1 week ago
- @rorysalad Nah. Because I forgot what time the final was. I saw the push alert on my phone & am now stalking twitter #doctor13 1 week ago
- RT @LauraTisdall: Waiting for the #Doctor13 announcement. #DoctorWho https://t.co/BbqHfXB5Fw 1 week ago
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Monthly Archives: February 2011
Yeah, you read that right. I just set my fifth PR in my sixth race in 2011, and it’s only just the end of February! This morning I ran my first 10 mile race, the Adams Heart Run, and set … Continue reading
A short quiz: Do you like rock? Do you like blues? Do you like Texan rock-blues hybrid? Do you like Texan rock-blues hybrid if it is played by a group from Vermont? Do you like ridiculously sexy women with amazing … Continue reading
What a great way to start a Wednesday! Registration opened at 10:45 CST and I managed to be registered before 11:10 CST! First marathon, here I come! Although I did have a bit of a heart attack for a minute. … Continue reading
The standard Apple iPod earbuds are not designed for running. They don’t stay in your ears for too long once you start sweating; the volume clicker thing on the right earbud flops around also causing them to fall out of … Continue reading
The incredibly witty writers at Slate.com had a whole fitness issue recently. This is quite possibly the best flow chart of Gym Etiquette I’ve ever seen. Thanks to Carly for bringing this to my attention! By Daniel Engber, Josh Levin, Jenny … Continue reading
Post-marathon delayed-onset muscle soreness, or DOMS as some runners call it, is weird. I did D-1 NCAA athletics in college for 2 years and have never experienced this kind of muscle soreness. Yes, I’ve hit equal levels of ‘exhausted’ and ‘sore’ … Continue reading