Race To Recover

In case you have not heard the New York City Marathon is still on. In case you do not agree with this, let me quickly tell you why I do. I know some of you will think it is for selfish reasons. I am running, after all. But believe it or not most of the … Continue reading

Race To Recover

In case you have not heard the New York City Marathon is still on. In case you do not agree with this, let me quickly tell you why I do. I know some of you will think it is for selfish reasons. I am running, after all. But believe it or not most of the … Continue reading

Hurricane Sandy

As many of you might definitely have heard by now a hurricane Frankenstorm is coming directly towards us! MUUUHAHAHA!!! So if this storm is so big, bad and scary…why would I go running this morning? Because it is MARATHON WEEK that’s why! I had a quick 3 miler this morning, so after I jumped out … Continue reading

Pre-Marathon Detox

If you know me at all you know that I like to get my drank on (insert dance moves here). But ever since I became a runner drinking Ashlee and running Ashlee have collided. If there’s one sure thing I know about running it is that I do not enjoy it if I drink before. … Continue reading

Taper Tantrum

Here it comes. I can feel it. The taper tantrum. Yep, I am one of those girls. I cannot rest. Right when I think I am too exhausted to run another double digit long run. Right when I think my training will never end. It does. And then I get annoyed. Doesn’t it always seem … Continue reading

Sorry for my absence!

WOW! I’m an ASHhole. Get it? After about a month of crazy and unexpected life change I am back. Less than 2 weeks until the NYC marathon and I am starting to get excited. Here’s a little of where I’ve been. Photo diary time.

QOD 9.19.12

“Running has given me the courage to start, the determination to keep trying, and the childlike spirit to have fun along the way. Run often and run long, but never outrun your joy of running.” –Julie Isphording