Hi! I’m still here! I’ve been super busy trying to keep up with all my goals, and mostly succeeding, so I may not post exactly on schedule because if it’s a choice between doing the workout and blogging about the workout, I’ll choose the workout. 🙂 Currently my biggest goal for the new year is… Continue reading #RNRDC Half Marathon Training Week 2 Recap
Hard to believe a week has already gone by, and only 10 to go until Rock ‘n’ Roll DC Marathon weekend. At this point, I’m feeling like it’s going to be a pretty heinously slow half marathon for me. With my weight gain, it’s just more body to push forward and it’s been frustrating to… Continue reading #RNRDC 2017 Half Training – Week 1 Recap
Merry Christmas y’all! It’s finally here, the final week of the shitshow that has been 2016. I don’t know about y’all, but mine wasn’t great. For lots of reasons. Mainly the first half of it was what sucked, but there were some real bummers in the second half too. I can say, though, that around… Continue reading 2016 lessons and 2017 plans
Why hello, again, fair Internet. How many times have I begun a blog post with “I haven’t written in a while” or “hello long-neglected blog”? Too many. But here I am again. I tend to do this every late November into December. Cliche reflection on the past calendar year and looking ahead to the next.… Continue reading Routines and habits.
Greetings friends. Dispatches from the basement where I just made up for a day that went totally more hectic than expected by doing Yoga With Adriene for 20 minutes and adding a few tree poses for balance exercise and good measure. I signed up for a Half Marathon Training group to keep me accountable in… Continue reading Parks Half Marathon training has begun
Today I read a blog post from a runner named Justin that was fairly critical of the online community of runners, and ironically it made me want to start blogging again. I give Justin mad props for this post, because as runners, we can be a bit of a loopily positive crowd, high on endorphins… Continue reading As a running blogger, what do I bring to the table?
Hello friends! Happy Monday. Perhaps an oxymoron, but for me, other than the groan of having to get up early again and face traffic, I don’t terribly mind Mondays. Another chance to start fresh. And with starting fresh in mind, I’m laying out my plan for spring. (PS: Happy Spring! It snowed here yesterday.) Again, my… Continue reading St. Michael’s Half Marathon Training Plan