i've been avoiding this post and talking about my marathon in general. even now it's taking me longer than expected to get this all out here. i didn't really understand the whys, i just chalked it up to general laziness on my part and post-marat... Read more
my hamstrings have been tender after my runs since i started my 10k class. i talked to my teacher and it's because i've been running faster than i'm used to. a LOT faster than i'm used to.
before i started my half training i went out and ran a... Read more
last winter i lost a lot of my appetite. it wasn't necessarily in any unhealthy way. my emotional state was fine, i would just get distracted and not eat often enough. at that point i still had about 15 pounds of postpartum weight my body was ha... Read more
i did it! mostly. i had to walk 3/4 of a loop at the track but i pushed through it (with a stupid pain in my side the whole freaking time. i was super mad about that).
weigh in was today. i lost 3 pounds! cha ching! last week i had gained a p... Read more
even if i don't believe them. today the girl who waxed my eyebrows (because i lost a pound) said i looked great for having a baby. she thought i was 18. awesome because SHE was 28 and looked 18 and had TWO kids.
my husband keeps making commen... Read more
i did it last night and it was challenging but definitely not impossible. i even remembered to pick up the pace a little at the end. awesome.
now i just have to convince myself i can run for 20 minutes straight. i've NEVER done that. we'll see... Read more
my hips are still sore, plus a little higher and lower. and i had the most disgusting chicken burger tonight. by the time i got home it was too late to throw it up and be done with it. just thinking about it makes me gag.... Read more
i know, it's only thursday but i have a weigh in tomorrow and i ate half a pan of rice krispy treats. (RICE KRISPIES!!! imagine stephen colbert saying this) on another note i have 9 GIANT mosquito bites all in a line down the side of my back.... Read more
i went around the neighborhood this morning. no good. i also had chloe with me. no good. i hate having to wait for street lights and cars, people not keeping the sidewalks clear, and unknown hills.... Read more