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My pace is 14:40 minutes per mile, but hey...I run

I have been running for eight months and I think I have found an exercise I truly enjoy.

It wasn’t always like this, running had always been synonymous with torture, but when I put the time into actually training myself to run (with the… 90 more words


4 Days until SF Half-Marathon

It’s getting closer!  After a big scare on Monday brought about by lingering pain in my left shin throughout the day, I am definitely feeling more and more ready for the race.   194 more words


I'm Gonna Pop Some Tags: Thrift Shopping and Half Training Update


Wow, oh, wow!  Last week, I didn’t have a stitch of clothing to start the school year with.  As a high school English teacher (and yes, I’m aware that I ended the previous sentence with a preposition.   1,066 more words

Weight Loss

Weekly Workout Recap Wednesday

Week 29:




  • Burnt. Out.  Need to cut my mileage this week to save my sanity!
  •  N/A – doctor’s orders.



  •  Zero.  Went rock wall climbing instead and didn’t die! 
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Princesses Workout

Half Marathon Training Day 3: Maintenance Run Struggles

Training for a race comes with its fair share of good and bad runs..well yesterday was definitely a bad run!

I had a very long day at work and was tired when I arrived at the gym.   316 more words

Half- Marathon Training Week 7

Good morning!

I posted a couple weeks ago about how I am currently training for a half- marathon. You can find that post here. 380 more words

Half Marathon

hot suburban hell

It was hot yesterday.  Like, really hot and pretty humid too.  So when I got out of summer school at noon and saw this:

I thought hey, I love the heat!   588 more words