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Training for the 13.1

I took a few days off but ultimately couldn’t stand it. The weather has been too perfect not to be outside. Yesterday, I ran a 5-mile route around my house, and for the most part my legs felt great. 364 more words

Outdoor Running

Half-Marathon Training: Novice 1, Week 3

This week I kicked my 3.5 mile runs’ a**es!  We were on vacation–camping at the lake, and I mapped a route across the dam and back.   606 more words

Weight Loss

A (not very) quick half marathon

So, I haven’t been running a great deal of late. Sure, I’ll run to the kitchen when my food is ready or if the kettle is boiling and it’s time for my tea, but running any further than a few hundreds yards? 621 more words


The Late, Great Half Marathon post

Better late than never, right? That seems to be the recurring theme surrounding my first venture into distance running. After all, it took me nearly two years of running to brave the distance, 9 out of 12 weeks of training to start experimenting with fueling, 7 minutes over my time goal to finish, and nearly a full week to post about it. 520 more words


So, My Driver's License is no Longer a Lie...

Okay, I’ve been MIA for a few days, but I have a valid excuse.  I was having an awesome vacation with my family!  We went camping and the weather was gorgeous!   186 more words

Weight Loss

Sea World running and a question!

My nephew is in town from D.C. so my we took him to Sea World San Antonio today.

I unfortunately have to work this afternoon, so I had to leave early. 181 more words


The hardest {and probably smartest} running decision I've ever made.

The Baltimore Running Festival is 12 weeks away.

That’s 12 weeks of trying to slowly add marathon-worthy mileage back onto my plate with a foot that is only just starting to cooperate. 640 more words