Blog Streak RESTART - Day 1!
The blog streak was REALLY helping me, so now that I'm back from girls camp and had a day to recover, I'm bringing it back.
Young Women's camp was soooooooo wonderful... but it was also stressful and I really just had to eat what food was... Read more
Blog Streak Day 12!
My blog streak is about to come to an end - I'm going to Young Women's Camp!
I'm nervous... food will be provided, and I'm not sure when I can get away to run. EEK! I'm just going to try to eat smart.
Weight is up this morning, but I... Read more
Blog Streak Day 11 - Mad Half Race Report!
So, my last RR I was riding high off a near PR on a hilly course at Lake Placid. Don't get me wrong, that course is tough, it has a finishing hill that is a kick in the balls. But this course... this course showed me what hills can be. HAHA. ... Read more
Blog Streak Day 10!
So thinking of doing a little crafting with my running clothes today... I've been dieing for a longer looser kind of singlet thing. So we'll see.
Plus I weighed myself this morning knowing that tomorrow I'm racing and probably splurging,... Read more
Blog Streak Day 9!
I almost didn't blog today! ACK!
Was fairly productive today, got the oil changed in the car, picked up some needed items from the store, cleaned up in the kitchen, that kind of stuff.
I also did my run while the oil was getting change... Read more
Blog Streak Day 8!
Such a weird day.... feels like Sunday but it's Thursday. Weird mid-week 4th of July craziness. So it kind of almost feels like Monday, too, since DH is getting ready for work and whatnot.
Yesterday I would've been within calories... bu... Read more
Blog Streak Day 7!
Ran 3 miles today, as scheduled. In the heat - it felt great!
I tracked all food yesterday and game in within range again - woohoo!
So far today, good.
I also did some strength training today. Good stuff.
Not a lot to sa... Read more
Blog Streak Day 6
Just a quick one.
Ran 9 miles - while I was out, Roscoe pooped in his crate.WTF?! He's neeever done anything before.
Spent an hour and a half+ cleaning him and his crate and disinfecting some floors, etc. Uggghhhh. So gross. I jus... Read more
Blog Streak - Day 5
Yesterday I tracked everything and came within 2 calories of the top of my range! WOOHOO!!!
I could've eaten more, but I decided to hold firm and trust the tracker. How will I expect to see success if I don't at least try to stick to the ... Read more
Blog Streak Day 4
So I went over yesterday again - I gave in to the lure of my DH saying, "Do you really want to cook in this heat?" And we had a coupon we needed to use for pizza so pizza happened.
It was delicious. And honestly I showed restraint - I didn... Read more
Blog Streak Day 3!
I splurged yesterday at a baseball game. I let my DH go get the food and just ate what he brought back - I knew it'd be my splurge meal. But now I have to remain strong over the weekend.
I haven't gone on my LR yet... and now I'm waiting.... Read more
Blog Streak Day 2!
Yes, trying to just start a blogging streak. If I blog everyday, it will keep me mindful of everything. This will be a great thing... because blogging is fun! And not stressful! :) So it's a no pressure way to get me on track sneaky style. ha... Read more
Long time no blog...
So, when I blog regularly, I track regularly, I track - I succeed.
I need to keep blogging!!! When I stop blogging, that means I'm not really staying on my game.
But my running has been going great, at least! :D
I'm going to set ... Read more
Trying to get accountable again!
OK! SO! Here's the rundown...
Didn't track yesterday so I don't have that for you...
Ran 12 miles today - 8 on my own and 4 with Roscoe, for the 12athon challenge (12 miles the 12th of every month for 2012).
I got going so earl... Read more
RACE REPORT: Lake Placid Half Marathon
Long story short – 13 seconds higher than my PR on a difficult course and a warm day – ASTONISHED.
So last month I ran what was a fairly hilly course in very nice weather conditions in 2:36 - I was aiming for an average p... Read more