Tag Archives: Running

Race Report – Empire State Marathon

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The marathon. My first full marathon. All 26.2 miles of it. When I made the tearful decision to withdraw from Ironman Chattanooga I knew I needed something else to throw at myself in it’s place. Nothing will ever change how I feel about my Ironman dream, but a full marathon Read more →

A Week Of Perfect Runs

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Have the weeks felt really long lately, or is it just me? Not only do the weeks themselves feel long, but the days have been dragging too. Time feels like it’s just crawling right now. Maybe it’s because I’m dug back into work for good finally or because we have Read more →

A Little Pep In My Step

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Exhaustion. It’s real. Babies are hard. Not sleeping is hard. I haven’t slept through a full night since I was like 20 weeks pregnant. I just can’t life anymore, you guys. Some days I have to choose order of importance for things to accomplish in my day. I wish napping Read more →

Long Weeks and Little Workouts

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Whew, last week was long and difficult. School and life are tiring and overwhelming right now. I feel like I need a a full weekend to just lay in my bed and not get out of it so I can decompress. I’m sure it’s all made more difficult than it Read more →

A Tough Week and a Tricky Treadmill

Yes, there is a ceiling tile missing above it. A certain someone in our family was about an inch too tall for the short basement ceilings.

Whew, what a week! I had a tough time fitting everything in this week for whatever reason, but I still managed to get some activity in. My last full week of summer is this week and we have a lot going on, so I foresee this being a difficult week Read more →

A Weekly Recap Worth It’s Weight In Workouts

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You guys! I did it! I had a good week of workouts! Really, I did. And I’m pretty pleased about it. I didn’t workout Monday. I had gotten back from Chicago so late the night before and walked upwards of 20 miles over the three days I was there, so Read more →

Running Derailed… Again

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Hey, hey Monday! I’m going to keep announcing the day of the week because not working makes keeping track of that more difficult. So there ya go, you’re reminder of what day it is. I know you needed that too after the holiday weekend. Whoa, recap banner, where’d you come Read more →

Weekly Recap and Summer Countdown

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It’s Monday. I have today then two more Mondays until I am done with school for the summer. Two and a half more weeks. Time, please move faster. This week was really tough for me. I seem to have developed a new symptom; the constant headache. My first one started Read more →

Tri Talk Tuesday – Three Ways To Improve Your Triathlon Run

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Happy Tuesday blog land. I’m very excited that it’s Tuesday again because it’s the first Tuesday of the month and you know what that means- Tri Talk Tuesday! I’m teamed up with Cynthia and Phaedra for another month of tri chatter. And this month we’re moving through our Swim, Bike, and Read more →

Back At It Again

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Hello Monday. I’m not sure when you showed up. I’m pretty sure my weekend wasn’t supposed to end. It was too nice for Monday to roll back around. The good news is there are only seven and a half weeks of school left before summer break. The bad news is there Read more →