I love all the new technology that allows us to monitor our pace and distance, but there’s a drawback to my beloved NikePlus: When I’m on a timed run, I’m not nearly as inclined to stop and smell the free stuff.
You know…the free stuff on the side of the road.
Call me a Hoarder in Motion, but it’s tough to keep going when something glistens on the side of the road. Remember Templeton, the rat from Charlotte’s Web, always foraging for a bit of string or a half-eaten lunch? I’m not that bad. Not yet. But I will interrupt a personal best if there is a brand-new vase from Pier One, $25 price tag still attached, half-hidden in the weeds, calling to me.
Yup, found that this year on the run. Read more >>