September 2nd, 2012

Running for SLOS: A mom’s story of grief and hope

Sunday’s purposeful running series continues this morning with an especially moving story. Mary Helen describes her parenting journey from joy to shock to grief and back again. I am in awe of Mary Helen’s honesty, humility, perseverance and strength. You can follow her ongoing training and Damien’s progress at A Written Purpose. And grab a [...]

March 25th, 2012

Running for Cancer

One of the powerful ways to run with purpose is to raise awareness and money for a cause. My first experience teaming up with a charity was in January, when I ran the Houston half marathon for the Multiple Sclerosis Foundation.

Another opportunity came up recently, and I decided to jump on board. Many of [...]

November 9th, 2011

Running for MS

Apparently the Houston full and half marathon have grown tremendously the last ten years, and it now operates on a lottery system, which I missed. However, I learned that they have a “Run for a Reason” charity program and I decided to run for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. It’s a perfect fit, as my [...]

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