Tag Archives: Running

Race Report – RunDisney Avengers Half Marathon

Settle on in. This post is going to long, so get ready because I’m about to tell you all about my personal worst half marathon I’ve ever run. Vacation highlights and race expo: First off, the vacation as a whole was awesome! I’ve never actually been to Disney before so Read more →

Mental Strength Training

Hello from California! Husbandface and I raced yesterday and I will have a full race report most likely next week about that. I’m going to a jet lagged mess the second half of this week, so nothing coherent is going to make it’s way out of my mouth or onto Read more →

Friday Five – Cold Weather Running Tips

Howdy! I’m coming to you from sunny, beautiful California, which kind of makes today’s post a little funny. I’m linking up with Mar, Courtney, and Cynthia for some Friday Five action and today’s theme is cold weather running tips. This is a great topic. As someone who lives in what Read more →

Crash Course Coaching – Five Running Workouts

Hello fall. Hello winter. Ah, the season of running. Summer time sees lots of swimming and biking in addition to running, but the off season is where it’s at for running. With running though, it’s easy to get in a rut. It becomes routine to hop on the treadmill, get Read more →

The Attempt to Reclaim Motivation

I am so excited this week is drawing to a close. Just have to get through today at school, then I’m throwing Halloween parties for every period on Friday. Because sometimes teachers would rather watch Hocus Pocus and eat candy all day than do work too. Truth. I’m working hard Read more →

Race Report – Empire State Half Marathon

Empire State Half Marathon, oh yet again, you have foiled me. I knew I’d be slower this year thanks to my nagging calf tear injury that has caused me to go into this race entirely and painfully under trained. (You can find my race report from last year’s race here) Read more →

Race Report – Yuengling Oktoberfest 5k

The official name is really the Yuengling Light Lager Jogger 5k. Longest name ever for a short race. Like I said earlier, the trip to Bethlehem was awesome and worth it. I’m really glad we went. It almost felt like a chore at first, but it ended up being such Read more →

Zoot’ing My Own Horn

So who else despises the new Garmin Express other than me? Ugh, just ugh. I can’t figure it out and it’s driving me crazy. Just bring back Garmin Connect. The new update thanks to the announcement of the new Garmin 920 (anyone who wants to purchase this for me should just Read more →

Run Happy

Oh my gosh. Running, why are you so difficult!? I ran three times this week. Tuesday after work I set off hoping to get in four miles. I did three. I took off down my street and headed into town. It was rush hour so I should have just stuck Read more →

Life Intervals

Oh. My. Gosh. I am tired, Batman. I got to school yesterday at 6:40am. I left school at 4:40pm. I don’t actually have to be there until 730 and I am free to leave at 3. See that? Me too. But I have soooo much work to do. Aside from writing lessons Read more →