Feeling pretty ok...
So I didn't run this morning, I will have more time tomorrow morning to try that out -- opted to sleep until almost time to leave instead. REST REST REST! I'm still feeling slightly sick but I'm going it without medicine as of 11AM ... Read more
Up and nursing myself a bit this morning -- will probably go back to bed soon but yeah, probably not running again today. All is well as long as I AM well by Saturday. :)
So drinking tea and getting my pictures from the race up for ya!
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BAH! :P (4 more days before the marathon!!!!)
I spent my Holiday sick. :P hahaha. I underestimated what was going on with me and felt like poop most of my stay with the in-laws. I actually was well enough to do the things we wanted to do -- but the rest of the time just was a... Read more
WOW I did not intend to make some of those caps and some not but oh well.
So.... there's good news and bad news!
The good news is I got my 2nd best 5K time ever -- around 31:30.
The bad news is I turned my ankle at the turnaround... Read more
NINE more days before the marathon, 5 (hopefully) more runs!
Being sick sucks!!!!!!! I have to say, this new healthy lifestyle of mine has resulted in me very rarely being sick and I love it. Can we go back to that please???
Yesterday my throat was so sore -- I didn't know that I couldn'... Read more
11 more days before the MARATHON!
So..... now I'm excited about this here countdown. :) Still 7 more runs, but the days are getting shorter and shorter... This week I work today, tomorrow, and a half day on Wednesday before THANKSGIVING VACATION!!!!
I get to re-run my firs... Read more
13 miler! ROCKED IT!
I would just like to say that I was expecting this run to kind of suck -- 4 hrs of sleep, randomly hot and sunny at the beginning when I was expecting cool and cloudy (um, tights?! EEK!).
But then it got cool enough to be SUPER comfortable,... Read more
YOBABY! and other stuff...
I just found the best yogurt ever.
I'm upgrading from my old Stonyfield Organic Fat Free Strawberry. :)
To Stonyfield Organic Yobaby + Fruit and Cereal!
Yeah, i... Read more
:( DH did not pass his defense today.
I am so shocked -- it is such a frustration after all of the hard work he has put in. Right now I'm mostly mad at his mentor for not preparing him well enough to pass. He has been diligently working o... Read more
15 more days, 8 more runs!
So, today I had to get up EARLY early and go rowing for the first time in two weeks!
I was dreading the cold... but got on my tights, shortsleeve tech shirt, THICK long sleeved T (from FSU Seminoles Chiefly Brass (basketball pep band)), hoo... Read more
16 more days, NINE more runs!
So....this morning's run.... it was about as cold as it was yesterday - very similar. upper 40's (which if it's sunny is not so bad, but when it's cloudy and windy is not so awesome). I wore my tights today, and my gloves. I had similar tops... Read more
17 More Days, 10 (TEN!) more runs!
OH MAN. After tomorrow it will be a single digit amount of runs remaining. CRrraaazy.
I was very nervous for today's run -- not feeling super 100% yet after Saturday's 20 miler... and it was 8 miles (actually 8.5, but 8 on the schedule), ... Read more
18 more days, 11 more runs...
So.... it's getting close!
Two weeks from Saturday I will be running a marathon. :) The buildup and anticipation is CRAZY!
I have to say -- after blogging on Saturday other pains came to me. HAHAHAHA The soreness found me, although re... Read more
20 Miler -- and I had a Peak Experience! LEARN SOMETHING
So I got back from my run feeling great -- I had an amazing moment post run and as I was telling my husband about it, he's like -- "You had a peak experience." He explained to me a bit about it as a theory of the psychologist Maslow and here is... Read more
But I feel anxious!!! I am not feeling relaxed and restful - hahaha.
Probably helped by this morning being a mega prep day for food! I've been ok so far this week with throwing things together for lunch, but tonight we're going to a frien... Read more