April was a phenomenal month that included my birthday! My new years resolution this year was to try new activities and new restaurants each month. I refuse to go down the path of making some sort of health related new years resolution like I do every single year because it just never works for me.… Continue reading Things I love: April & May Edition
My race recaps are so backed up. Part of it, I’m certain, is the lack of enthusiasm in continuously writing about my stupid calf muscles and how my legs just aren’t working. There are only so many times I can talk about it in a day without feeling defeated. Race the Landing is one of… Continue reading Race the Landing #1 – Race Recap
I’m SO behind on writing. I do apologize. Between being sick, my kids being sick, doctors appointments, and life, I’ve gotten so far behind on writing race recaps. I’ve started all of them and promise to get them out within the next week. It could also be a lack of enthusiasm due to how my… Continue reading 139 days till Chicago! Weekly Recap
Another week full of highs and lows in the books for training. The lows are starting to feel more pronounced than the highs. I keep looking back to where I was in October and dream of feeling that way again. Before the IT band issues, Lana and I were running strong and fast. I was… Continue reading Weekly training recap- coming at you late!
When I was training for the Charleston Marathon I didn’t train smart. There is a reason you don’t see a Charleston Marathon recap anywhere on my blog. I over-trained, too fast, too quick and ended up with some fun IT band issues and tendonitis causing me to have to drop down to the half marathon… Continue reading Chicago Marathon in T-minus 166 days!
Okay I’m finally getting around to writing up the recap on what is one of my favorite races of the year here in Charleston. The Cooper River Bridge Run was celebrating its 40th anniversary this year. Since it was such a momentous occasion, the race decided to celebrate with finishers medals this year! I was… Continue reading Cooper River Bridge Run – 2017 Race Recap
“If you’re going to face a real challenge it has to be a real challenge. You can’t accomplish anything without the possibility of failure. ” The above quote is from the Barkley Marathon documentary that is currently on Netflix. If you haven’t watched it yet, I can not recommend it enough. It’s a really great,… Continue reading 174 days to go and the fear of failure