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Week 1 of marathon full marathon training, sorta…

This weekly wrap up will be quick, because my hubby just got home from training THREE hours earlier than normal.  #winning Last week, I managed to work out 5/7 days.  I ran 3 days, did 2 cardio workouts, and 2 strength training workouts.  Today was my first official long run, of which I ran 6.14… Continue reading Week 1 of marathon full marathon training, sorta…

Friday Five · Grandma's Marathon · marathon training

Friday Five and mid year check

Here’s my Friday fives from the work week and mid year check in, in no particular order… I contemplated briefly, running a fall marathon.  Yet after my 4 mile run in the heat and humidity, I changed my mind, immediately quickly.  I’ll focus on speed and getting my half marathon time under 2 hours, instead, like… Continue reading Friday Five and mid year check

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Running please forgive me, for I have sinned…

See, I let self-doubt ALMOST win this week.  And I feel I must confess… It’s time for some Runfessions, as well as the good, bad, and scary from today’s 20 miler… I’m linking up with Marcia from Marcia’s Healthy Slice (please head over to her blog if you don’t follow already, she rocks!) to confess my deep… Continue reading Running please forgive me, for I have sinned…