3-Day Walk for the Cure

Did 3-Day Cape Come to the Rescue?

December 1, 2017

Do you know what’s my best tradition from the 60-mile, 3-Day Walk?  Wearing the names of those we lost to cancer, the survivors, and the fighters. It puts each step in perspective. It’s why we walk 60 miles in 3 days. Do you know one of the tougher tasks about the 60-mile, 3-Day Walk? Walking […]

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3-Day Contributors Help Set Record

May 19, 2017

My 3-Day contributors never cease to astound me. You would think after 14 years, their generosity would be expected. But, I will never take their support for granted. With their help, I have raised the minimum required to walk my 14th 3-Day Walk – in record time. After only one fundraising email! Thank you, thank […]

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Lucky #13 3-Day Walk Hits Big

November 30, 2016

Lucky #13 did not disappoint. My Pink Tahoe Ladies teammates and I participated in another 3-Day Walk for the Cure. We were back in my beloved San Diego, walking 60 miles in 3 days, the weekend before Thanksgiving. This was the 13th anniversary of the Susan G. Komen 3-Day, as well as the 13th anniversary of […]

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Memory Scarf and Counter-Irritants

November 1, 2016

A wonderful tradition of the 3-Day Walk for the Cure is wearing the names of survivors and those we lost. Each year, I create a list with “In Memory Of” and “In Honor Of.” Some are names I added myself Most are names shared by my supporters After 13 years, the list has grown. The […]

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2016 3-Day Walk Contributors Rock in Record Time

September 15, 2016

The 3-Day Walk contributors are predictable – in a good way. No, make that a great way. Since 2003, when I first started asking for contributions for the 3-Day, 60-Mile Walk for the Cure, my contributors delivered. Now as I prepare for my 13th Walk, I should not be surprised my contributors knocked it out […]

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Walking the Walk Before the Walk

August 5, 2016

Walking the Walk before the Walk. Sounds like a bit of double talk, doesn’t it? If you follow this blog, you know what I am referring to. The 3-Day Walk for the Cure. 2016 marks the 13th anniversary of the Susan G. Komen event. And my teammates and I were there from the start in […]

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Lucky in 13 Ways Times 3 Day

June 10, 2016

Few people would associate walking 60 miles in 3 days as lucky. Even fewer connect breast cancer with lucky. Yet talk with a breast cancer survivor and most will say just that. How lucky they are. Amazing. Simply amazing. Lucky #13 I dubbed my participation in this year’s 3-Day Walk for the Cure as my […]

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3-Day Walking to MBTs Nirvana

April 27, 2016

The drama of the MBTs goes on. If you have followed this blog, you read about MBTs (Masai Barefoot Technology). The funny-looking sandal, known as MBTs, became my Sandal Saviors. My history of blossoming blisters – banished Lost toenails from pavement slapping – gone Walking to MBTs Nirvana was mine Then the company went bankrupt. […]

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How I Got a Walking Start on 2016 3-Day Walk

March 22, 2016

I strive for a walking start. Some may get a running start. Nope, not me. I do NOT run Not if I can help it I walk and walk some more Hoping to get a good walking start on the 2016 3-Day Walk, I purchased a Fitbit tracker before the 2015 Walk. I purchased it […]

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2015 3-Day Walk: From Sizzling to Freezing

December 2, 2015

The 2015 3-Day Walk for the Cure is under the feet and the 12th since I first strapped on my walking shoes. Mother Nature sure likes to play with this Old Lady Walking. 2015 was the hottest Walk my teammates and I walked in. With temperatures in the low 80s and the famous San Diego […]

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