It’s time again for the Weekly wrap up with Tricia and Holly. If you want to read, support, and be inspired by others I definitely recommend checking out these awesome blogs. Last week was a bit shaky for me, but I did manage to get in a few good workouts and my longest run of… Continue reading Weekly Wrap up 2-21-2016
Today I am linking up with Marcia from Marcia’s Healthy slice for our monthly dose of Runfessions. Grab your drink of choice, snuggle up with your favorite blanket, and join us! I runfess that despite being signed up for a full marathon in May, I have already sorta skipped my long run for week… Continue reading January Runfessions
A lot of people have asked me how things are going in regards to my husband’s upcoming deployment. At work, I keep on my game face most days, and I have really learned to hold it together for the most part. At home, I can’t always say the same. The truth is, the pre-deployment phase… Continue reading Pre-deployment thoughts
Happy Monday everyone!!!! I hope this post finds you well rested from an amazing weekend. My weekend was filled with movie watching (we rented McFarland on Friday night, and it was amazing!), long runs (12 miler on Saturday) and run club coffee with friends, grocery shopping for the week, Cougar’s baseball game on Saturday night,… Continue reading T minus less than 2 weeks until the Grandma’s Marathon 2015!!!
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
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…
‘Tis the Eve of my 20 miler, and all I can think of is, “Holy crap, can I REALLY run 20 miles by myself?” Even though I ran my last 2 long runs and all of my short runs solo this training season, I am still terrified. Why? More than likely because last week I… Continue reading The Eve of my 20 miler