Trial and Error

Remember last week when I said that my goal was to wake up and workout 2-3 times BEFORE work? Well, sigh, that only happened once. I had a feeling that would happen, but I’m still not giving up. I decided that instead of waking up reaaaally early, like crack-of-dawn early, and working out in my…

Better than Reese’s

Happy Monday! At least…I am going to try to make it a happy Monday…Mondays are tough. I planned on running this weekend but I ended up walking a ton on Saturday and my feet hurt so I did a strength workout on Sunday instead. I decided I REALLY wanted to make a quick graphic for…

The 8-Mile Figure 8

Sunday was cold, but I still ran 8 miles. I can’t explain (although I’m sure most of you understand) the immense feeling of pride I felt after stopping my run at 8.10 miles. This is the farthest I have ever run, and every time I go my “farthest distance,” it reminds me that we are…

Short and Stuffy

Boy do I have a load of pictures for you tonight. Because it looked like this outside my workout occurred inside. I was highly tempted to run outside as I love snowy runs but I didn’t want to end up like this coffee cup: Or this fire hydrant: I guess with this hat on I…

Steps and Gnomes

Yesterday’s training consisted of a 2-mile run. I completed it with flying colors. One thing I have been trying to focus on is slowing down in the first mile of my run. It actually takes significant effort for me to s.l.ooooo.w down and take it easy when I first start off. This could be why…