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Episode IV: The training so far...

I have been planning to write a blog about this walk for a while, and it had taken me until Good Friday and a bank holiday, after listening to the new album from We Came Out Like Tigers, to get around to it. 677 more words

Sole Aching

I got out of the house a few days ago, 40 minutes spent walking.

4 days later I am still in a lot of pain. 43 more words

Day Thirty One - List of Complaints

I am so tired! I feel like I could just lay in bed right now and sleep for the next four days straight. I think my poor immune system has been compromised by the temperature drop here and I’m coming down with something. 511 more words

Weight Loss

New Shoes!

I took my fancy orthodics to the fancy running store – Heart and Sole in Santa Rosa.  They take the Sonoma County Go Local card… 204 more words

Half Marathon Training

about blisters and adaptation

Entering a new environment can feel like wearing a new pair of shoes: it causes blisters which would make us feeling uncomfortable. Some shoes will have the shoe leather softened and the blisters will be gone, making us feeling totally comfortable walking in them, just like our own feet. 156 more words


7 Tricks for Not Getting Blisters on Your Feet

We can probably all agree that the only downside to buying new shoes is needing to break them in. Whether they’re stilettos or ballet flats, every new pair of shoes that joins our closets needs to be worn for a few weeks before they’re completely comfortable. 491 more words

Skin Care

Race Review: Presidio 10

And there we were.  The starting line.  They were playing music.  They did a sing-a-long National Anthem with an Olympian runner – he sang it and he was awesome!   698 more words

Half Marathon Training