First off sorry that that my month-end recap is so late. I have no idea what has been going on besides I may need a few more hours in each day to get everything done sometimes. Not only have I not been blogging but I have no even been running! I have not run one… Continue reading Month-End Madness [November]
26.2 Magical Miles.. I know probably not the title of most marathon recaps, especially recaps that come with the finish time of 5:13 minutes but hey… it’s not always finish times that matter… more finish lines and that is exactly what was important to all 5 of us this past Saturday in Richmond, Virginia. Saturday… Continue reading The Richmond Marathon | 26.2 Magical Miles
First off I want to start out by saying I really did not educate myself or research the pros and cons of heart rate training plans or even how to properly engage in one. As you probably know I like trying new things out and once I knew my Garmin 235 could do wrist based… Continue reading Thoughts on Heart Rate Training
Even though I have run a Full Marathon, over 10 Half Marathons and countless other races I still get butterflies when I get to a starting line of a race- whether it be a 5k or a 10-miler. As my running has blossomed over the years I have found that the more prepared (mentally and physically)… Continue reading Getting Ready for the Starting Line
I’m officially a marathoner! I’m absolutely loving the new title I can add to my resume! I must say I learned a lot through the training and am glad that I challenged myself to do something I never thought I could do. Overall the Richmond Marathon was an awesome race. From start to finish it… Continue reading Richmond Marathon Race Recap
It is here! National Running Day! The past two years I was overly pregnant and had zero desire to run and really did not see much point in celebrating a day I would not participate in. This year however it is a different story! I feel like I am just as excited about National Running… Continue reading National Running Day!
How many times have you said those infamous words…”I would never do that” “never in a million years would you catch me doing that” never, never, never…. In my lifetime I have judged others and commented: “I would never do that” more than I would like to admit. The past few years and specifically weeks,… Continue reading Never say never