Being in New England, Winter has gifted us (sarcasm) with our first sufficient snowfall to dabble in some snowshoeing. At first I was quite somber seeing the snowflakes fall. Winter really is my least favorite time of the year and snow–my nemesis. No joke. I hate driving in it. I hate shoveling it. I don’t […]Read More Dabbling in My Goal 2!
The last year has been a whirlwind. More specifically, the last 2 months have caused an implosion of sorts. (Much about that in previous posts). Causing me to take a step back and “re-value” my time. Now, to clarify, I’m not talking about bringing ‘balance’ to my life. I feel like life has felt pretty […]Read More Learning How To Re-Value My Life
Oh boy. Nearing the end of training. Yahoo!!! I’m beginning to get excited. Just a little (insert wink). Excited to pack and travel and see all new things. Excited to experience something as amazing and stupefying as a marathon for the third time. Training since June, although lack luster, there have been many a sacrifice […]Read More Week 16 Chicago Marathon Training: Nearing the end!
Oh summer running. You make me question why I love running, especially when every breath feels like inhaling soup. Humidity. Sucks. Mostly the runs have been good, just tough breathing wise. The pace has been steadily slow and even then the effort seemed tough and had to slow down even more to allow “recovery” aka […]Read More Week 7 Chicago Marathon Training: Embrace the Tough Runs