Category Archives: Goals

Impossibly Done – Motivation and Determination

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Happy hump day! Do you know what today means for me? Once I get through today I will only have to survive two more work days before I have a week off for spring break! I’m so excited! Because scrubbing dog puke off my floors at 230am then tossing and Read more →

Limits, Grit, and Admitting Defeat

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Oof, I need more weekends in my life. When is spring break? Three more weeks away? Not that I’m counting or anything. My week was not good on the training front. Monday I grabbed Husband’s 310XT and headed out for a run. With no capabilities to track my indoor running Read more →

Now Is As Good A Time As Any

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Happy Monday. Oh Monday. My week. How was my week? It was okay. Brutally exhausting, but fine. First full week back at school after two weeks off and it left me quite tired by Thursday, not to mention Friday. I had my unannounced observation too. First week back after two Read more →

Tri Talk Tuesday – 5 Tips For Successfully Reaching Your Racing Goals

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Oh January, you show up all full of promise and hope. It’s a new year and it’s also Tuesday, so I’m hear with Cynthia from You Signed Up For What and Phaedra from Blisters and Black Toenails to chat about triathlon goodness! Our January theme is of course, goals and resolutions, Read more →

New Things Going On In The New Year

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New year,  hello. Good to see you. I did not get out for a run yesterday. I should have. Slacker. I do intend to run after track practice today. I’ll go out a slog my way through a slow and probably uncomfortable 5k run. I need to show my Garmin 310XT Read more →

TGC 2014 – A Year In Review

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Well, in just a few short days 2014 will be done and over with. It’s been a pretty good year that’s seen a lot of ups and downs, and now I’m looking forward to what 2015 has to offer. So I thought I’d take a few moments and recap some Read more →

Race Report- It’s a Wonderful Run 5k 2014

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And there it is, my last race of the year in the books. This was my second year running the It’s A Wonderful Run 5k and this year’s weather was much more amenable to running. It’s a great race to end the year with and this year was no exception. Read more →

Running Into a New Week

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Oh my goodness, break at last, finally. Last week was hard. The kids was so excited, it was exhausting. By Friday I was definitely at the end of my rope, so it was nice to watch Home Alone and eat Christmas cookies with my kids. And we also got to Read more →

We Meet Again, Monday

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Hello Monday. I see we meet again. First thing’s first, a little weekly update since they’ve been scarce around here since my injury back in August. Last Monday I ran, but it was again only two miles. And my footpod hated me, as I mentioned last week. I still haven’t recalibrated it Read more →

Tri Talk Tuesday – How to Plan a Race Season

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Hello Tuesday! It’s December and it’s that time again for myself, Phaedra, and Cynthia to team up and bring you another Tri Talk Tuesday link up. Today’s we’re talking all about how to plan a race season. Feel free to share your ideas on the topic or link up your ideas Read more →