I am so excited to join #1MillionMinutes with #sweatpink! This summer my goal is to do 60 minutes daily of running or strength, while wearing my favorite pink tank. I predict that we’ll go way over the goal of #1MillionMinutes – we’ll actually hit 2 million of minutes this summer! I predict that running will … More Million Minutes
I have joined a bi-weekly challenge with #sweatpink and @fitapproach to answer a few questions. This week’s question are about training. SO i’m going to share what I did to train for races…or lack of training. 🙂 1). How do you train, mentally and physically, for races — 5ks, 10ks, half & full marathons? Most … More Training? What training?
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
My husband comes home from his deployment in just a few more days. I have been reflecting on what I’ve been up to since his departure in October. Here is what I’ve come up with: Survived all 4 kids’ birthdays Survived Halloween,Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s, Easter Tiled the Guest bathroom floor Tiled the Master bathroom … More Just a few more days…..
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??
It all started last Tuesday. Our weeks are pretty crazy with all our activities, but last week started a very hectic, stressful week. My son complained Monday of a tummy ache. He’s been acting out at school, so I ignored it and sent him. That night he was sick. I kept him home from school … More When Sickness Strikes
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