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Ignoring Excuses to Excercise

Tonight I had the urge to go for a run. Problem? My mind started making excuses; Its too cold, its getting dark out, I just started getting a headache, and I have not bought the running shoes I so desperately need. 195 more words


How I Made Running Fun


I recently had the desire to go running at around 9:45pm. Don’t ask me why because I don’t know. It could have been that I have been trying to run a little bit every morning but something about that day made me want to run at night. 347 more words


Run Off, Run On

Bus, run.

Tube, run.

Boat, run.

DLR, run.

A lot of people hate London because of its transport. I bloody love it.

You know you are a Londoner when you are annoyed at waiting any more than 5 minutes for any form of public transport. 231 more words

January recap

Wow, I just realized I haven’t posted anything since the “looking back” post. Understandable, actually, since I’ve barely run 55 miles this whole month – a winning combo of one f*ckin’ cold week, a few sick days, and (here’s a new thing!) actually having to put effort into my classes. 395 more words


Running Fuel: Paleo Crock Pot Chili

Instead of going to a restaurant this time I thought I’d try a rare practice … cooking.

I actually like to cook but it often feels like there’s no time. 273 more words

Marathon Training

Sometimes failure can be fun: The New Orleans Marathon

A post in three parts:

Part 1: Dead man shuffle: A recap of my race

Part 2: I’ll admit when I’m wrong: Broader thoughts on the New Orleans Marathon… 478 more words