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Caryns Guide to running....

Thursday, December 11, 2008      4 comments

Part one: Preparation Don't go with the friend who throws water bottles at you if you manage to run more than 50 steps. Part 2..here we go! Night 1 Warn the dog that instead of the usual 3 mile walk you will be going for a run. Put on ... Read more

Space Coast Half Marathon nov 30th 2008

Monday, December 01, 2008      2 comments

Well i managed to get to the starting line again this year..i had to stop myself from saying its 'only' the half this year because that somehow diminishes the importance of the event to me. I met up with a walking group i found on yuku and 6 ... Read more

Tapering and prep

Wednesday, November 26, 2008      1 comments

Yes see i have to blog to avoid tapering madness which usually ends up with me shopping..however doing okay this week so far..i cant even believe that on sunday its the marathon..we have the dinner and packet pick up the night before..im resonab... Read more

Its coming!!!!!!!!!!

Wednesday, November 12, 2008      1 comments

The half marathon is only a couple of weeks away and im stoked! Im REALLY looking forward to it this year mainly because its 'only' the half (how i laugh when i look back at me then!! i remember clearly starting off with my 'im going to walk a ... Read more

hard work is starting

Saturday, August 16, 2008      0 comments

okay well if i admit it to myself..its been hard work all along but right now I'm starting to get my mileage numbers up.. got up a little later this morning but still plodded away and got my 8 miles training 'walk' in.. was hard!!! trouble is it... Read more

here we go again...

Tuesday, August 05, 2008      0 comments

Back to it. Only one more week until i go back to work followed quickly by the back to school thing. Been walking in the morning..am on week 3 of marathon training. Had to switch to evenings starting this week as hubbys work shifts changed and i... Read more

Back from vacation!

Tuesday, July 08, 2008      1 comments

And what a great time we had.. it was SO nice to be back in england/wales with my parents. We did alot of walking and a huge amount of biking (i left my super cool bike there when i moved stateside). Hills and mountains were so much fun..and the... Read more

Off on vacation

Friday, June 20, 2008      0 comments

Going 'home' to the uk here next week. Am looking forward to it beyond belief. I cant wait to go.! Im aware of the fact that i AM going to eat all my favourite and long missed food. Im probably going to go overboard (i havent been home for 2 yea... Read more

8k walk

Sunday, April 13, 2008      0 comments

Managed to drag my lazy self to a local town and do an 8 k walk yesterday. Was fun..there was some dram there too but thats a whole nother story!! Now im motivated again..i have realised i NEED events to train for to keep going which isnt suc... Read more

sick of being sick already

Friday, February 08, 2008      0 comments

Nope couldnt do it... managed to catch that really nasty cough/virus thats going around..typcially runs about 3 weeks too... started out with a fever a few days ago.. can handle the cough ..its that mucus!! its horrendous.. just the sheer amount... Read more

oh come on

Tuesday, January 22, 2008      1 comments

I'm about to put my weigh in..UP a few pounds.. because I've been like a yo yo here lately. I was so happy to get down to 152 and now I'm hovering around 155 -158..weird! I'm exercising regularly and trying to eat right..however the eating's h... Read more

slow slow..and more slow!

Thursday, January 10, 2008      0 comments

Seems like my body wants to set at 155..thats the number that scale keeps heading back to..! Re set 146lb goal to march..instead of Feb. I think i need to reexamine what im doing. Im walking plenty..and my eating could do with tuning a bit mo... Read more

1/4/08

Friday, January 04, 2008      2 comments

Happy new year me. Im off on a new start..although really its just a new year..not a new start. I was so glad to not be starting the year out with a 'im going to loose weight' mentality. Im more on the 'im going to continue what i started ... Read more

Update

Monday, December 17, 2007      1 comments

Hello.! Been neglecting this site..although in my defense have been keeping up the good work. Lost a few pounds since the marathon..finally back to walking regularly.. still trying to build up my low iron scores though..and thats been a toug... Read more

THE MARATHON

Monday, November 26, 2007      3 comments

i did it! 26.2 painful miles..in 76 degree heat and blazing sun.. Read the paper today and found out alot of people changed and did the halF!! no wonder i was out there by myself it seemed (although i wasnt..the numbers seriously thinne... Read more


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