Thursday, March 13, 2008

While I'm away...

.....I have a few things to say ~

(tee hee, just call me Dr. Seuss!)

HAPPY, HAPPY BIRTHDAY to my gal Lisa ~ who will celebrate her birthday next week with the B-Fit Birthday Challenge! Some of us celebrate with too much chocolate and cake, but noooooo.......Lisa is going to swim, bike and run an absurd amount in celebration of her youth! Have an awesome birthday week Lisa! :)

HAPPY, HAPPY TRI-ING to another one of my heros~ Nancy who is doing her first triathlon during my absence!!! Did you hear me ~ TRIATHLON!!! Holy smokes woman, you ROCK!

HAPPY, HAPPY TRI-ING to Mendy & David ~ some veteran tri-do-ers~ who are great at just about everything! You guys make an awesome pair.....go ROCK that TRI on Saturday!!

HAPPY, HAPPY HALF MARATHON to vivacious Viv ~ who is running a HM relay while I'm flying across the ocean ;) You are going to be fantastic!

and last, but certainly not least ~

HAPPY, HAPPY, HAPPY MARATHON to Nat ~ who is running the Shamrock Marathon in VA Beach on Sunday! I've loved riding along the journey with you this far Nat.....so get your tail to that finish line, will ya? You're going to do AWESOME!


Geeze, I almost feel guilty about laying on the beach next week while so many of my kinfolk are doing such amazing things!!! okay, ALMOST ;)

I am looking forward to coming home to some GREAT race reports! ALOHA!

21 comments:

Running Knitter said...

Have a safe trip and a great vacation! You deserve it! :)

Nat said...

Thank you so much my dear!

Good luck to everyone else on the list too.

Jeff said...

You just lay on the beach feeling guilty would ya.

Have a great trip. Can't wait to see the pics when you get back.

Chad in the Arizona Desert said...

Well, you can always run on the beach if it pains you that much to be missing out.

Have a safe trip.

Marcy said...

Have fun Karen!! ;D ;D Be safe!

J~Mom said...

Thank you so much!!!!!!!! Call me if you have time tomorrow so we can finish chatting LOL! If not we will catch up on your return! Have a super duper fantastic time!

Non-Runner Nancy said...

Ahhhh, thanks so much, Poke. Don't feel guilty at all. We would love to be there with ya. Instead we'll think about all the support you've given along the way. Thanks so much for the good wishes!

Wes said...

Have a great trip! Say hello to Kuai'i for me :-)

David said...

Grazie! We'll have some fun and take some pics. Hope your trip is epic, in the best ways possible.

Mendy said...

Thanks a bunch!!!! You are da best!! Have so much fun and don't feel guilty at all. You deserve this vacation!!

Chief Wahoo said...

Enjoy the vacation! It will still be snowing here when you get back...

Dan Seifring said...

Have a great vacation Pokey.

Cheryl said...

I hope you're lying on the beach, soaking up the sun right about now. Have a great time! Thanks for all the links to what everyone else is doing while you're gone, too.

WADDLER26.2 said...

Have a great time

bill carter said...

Hi Pokey

Have a great time! This is certainly the time of the year when a vacation starts to sounds really good.

Viv said...

You are too SWEET! You deserve that fantastic vacation! I can not wait to hear how wonderful it was :)

RunnerGirl said...

Have a great time!

Lori said...

Hope you are having a wonderful time basking in the sunshine! Can't wait to hear all about it and see the awesome pics when you get back!

BTW, I'm finally getting caught up and you look awesome!

Andria said...

Have a great trip! Can't wait to pix.

Marathoner in Training said...

Hope the trip is safe and memorable.

Carly said...

Have fun on your vacation! I am beyond jealous that you get to lay on the beach.