Oh, you noticed I skipped week 5 & 6. Interesting, I can explain. I took 4 days off completely from the cold/stomach issues I was having. Unfortunately, the cold stuck around and honestly, I still have remnants of it lingering around. The last two weeks I didn’t follow my training plan exactly. I did what I could… Continue reading Training recap week 7 – RnR DC
I think the entire running community across the states took a hit this week with the weather. I watched as all of my running friends in Charleston had to deal with 6 inches of snow and awful ice. Up here in New York we were dealing with temperatures in the negative 20-25 degree range. You… Continue reading Training Recap Week 3 RnR DC
Monday: CHRISTMAS DAY! We enjoyed a delicious bloody mary bar with all of the fixings, cinnamon rolls for breakfast, and a huge sushi platter for Christmas dinner. Presents were opened, pictures were taken, and no miles were ran. Tuesday: I hit the treadmill in my new Brooks Levitate shoes! I did a 3 mile progression… Continue reading Training Recap – Wk2 RnR DC
This was week one of Rock N Roll DC Half marathon training. I guess before we dive into the actual training, we should talk about the ABC’s of the race. I always plan for some goals in order to pace myself and because I personally, push myself harder, when I set lofty goals. A Goal:… Continue reading Training Recap (Week 1 RnR)
I’ve had lots of people ask me where the blog is, where I am… am I even running anymore. It’s here! Tucked away on my to do list I’m here! Being a crazy, busy mom/wife and slacker on all the other things Absolutely! but if it’s not on Strava, does it even count? 😉 … Continue reading I haven’t disappeared
I bet that headline totally caught your attention didn’t it. Admit it, you’re secretly hoping you’re going to find out about some weird foot fetish or how I eat an entire box of oreo’s after every run. Let’s start with a fun preview though of the race I’m running this weekend. I’m headed to Virginia… Continue reading Shamrock Anthem Half Marathon Preview! Let’s talk about my dirty little secret
I made the most of my first week back. I made sure to take each day and give what I could for that day. The Chicago Marathon isn’t until October but the best way for me to get there is to take it one day at a time. That’s my mantra going forward. I… Continue reading Weekly recap – Yay, it’s good to be back!