Carol's Thoughts

14 Random Facts About Me

Hi! So I’ve been trying to write on this blog more often, as it was my New Year’s resolution and I think I have been doing a decent job! I wanted to write a post with some fun/ weird facts about me in case you don’t know me very well or at all! Plus, I… Continue reading 14 Random Facts About Me

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My Triathlon Story

How did I get into triathlons? Probably the same way people get into heroin I guess. I kept doing running races but I just needed MORE. It all started when I was five years old. That’s when my swimming career began. Man, I loved swimming. Some may say I was obsessed. I was pretty decent… Continue reading My Triathlon Story

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My Current Training Situation

My race schedule is almost completely official! Two days ago I signed up for the Flying Pig half marathon, which will be my 5th half. I finally also decided which half Ironman I’m going to do this summer. DRUM ROLL PLEASE… Ironman 70.3 Steelhead! I also signed up for this one on Monday! I really,… Continue reading My Current Training Situation

Carol's Thoughts

Looming Government Shutdown

So the government might shut down this weekend. This is nothing new though, the government threatens to shut down about every other week thanks to this administration. What that means for me is that I won’t be able to go to work for an uncertain amount of time AAAANNNDDD I don’t get paid.  Well, I’ll… Continue reading Looming Government Shutdown