This week we celebrated our one year anniversary of closing on our house here in Florida. Hard to believe it’s been a year since moving in! Work was fairly uneventful which is a good thing. I got two tough runs in. One solo. And one with our neighborhood run club. We’ve missed previous weeks due… Continue reading Weekly wrap up
Last week I will admit I had started to get a little nervous about my upcoming marathon. Why? Well, the chance I might be running it solo had come to play, but it sounds like my nephew is doing MUCH better and that the original plan of my sister and I running this race together… Continue reading Weekend wrap up-I’m ready!!!
Today I am linking up with Mar, Cynthia, and Courtney for my first Friday five link up! Please head over and check out their blogs! I’m super excited!!! Today’s topic is a day in the life…my life is pretty routine, so please bear with my monotony. The key to the excitement is that any deviation from… Continue reading Friday Five: A Day in the life…
It’s time for our Three Things Thursday post! Training: We’re in week 3 of marathon training, and so far, so good…I’ve been using a modified version of Hal Higdon’s Novice 2 training plan and am admittedly happy that this weekend is a cut back week for my long run. His plans have a progression… Continue reading TTT
First off, I finished my second week of marathon training strong! My first 20 miler week is complete and I am quite pleased. A couple of the miles were walked, but the majority were spent running and I even finished my first double digit run of TEN miles on the indoor track in a neighboring… Continue reading Weekend Wrap up-Marathon training week 2 complete!
Although I haven’t joined the 30 day Yoga challenge, I have decided to include Yoga in my weekly routine, at least 1-2 times per week. Those of you that know me, know I am NOT flexible…But I am working towards being a leaner, stronger, more flexible runner in 2015…so here we go… And meet my… Continue reading Never a wordless Wednesday
In 2013 I ran my second FULL marathon. I swore I’d never run a second full, but got the bug after the first training run. I PR’d by nearly an hour (58 minutes to be exact, I SHOULD know the seconds, but don’t, lol) and I SWORE I’d never run another full marathon. I ran a… Continue reading Fear and frustration = FUEL for marathon motivation