This weekend I accomplish one of my biggest feats to date….I ran 20 miles. You read that right. 20 miles of pavement pounding. I’m new to this, so it sounds unbelievable. It was disappointing. I was so discouraged by the end of my run I wanted to cry. My legs hurt. My feet hurt. I … More 20 miles, Mother’s Day and Two Week Countdown
Yeah, I am already at week 13 of marathon training! Holy. Cow. 8 more Sundays until my very first Marathon. 26.2 miles. My head is still spinning that I’m actually going through with this. Probably my biggest challenge ever. So, I decided to get really serious. I am now seeing a trainer for some weight … More Week 13…say what??
Tomorrow is a big day here. It is officially day #1 of marathon training. Yes, I said marathon. 26.2. It just came out of my mouth. The girl who said she would never run farther than 6 miles. I really enjoy half marathons. Yup. I just said that too. I start training tomorrow with the … More Tomorrow = Day #1 in the Journey to 26.2
2014 has been quite a year! I know we still have a week or so to go, and I still have one more race, but wow. It’s been a heck of a year! First, there was running involved. 2013 was the year I started running. I ran my first 5K non-stop in 2013. Well, in … More 2014…what a YEAR!
Maybe I’m thinking too highly of my abilities, since I have not yet even ran and finished my first 5K (well, not entirely true. I did two 5k inSC while pregnant with Vasili, but walked them and I did a 10k with hubby before we were married) but I’m talking running a 5k non-stop. As … More Looking at Future Goals….