Hi everyone! As you can tell from the title, I’ve got good news and bad news. I’ll start with the good news: MY SHOES CAME!!!!! Right on time! And oh man, are they gloriously bright. I haven’t had shoes this bright since my first pair of Nike shoes that I ran in before I’d been … More Some Good News…And Some Bad News
Hey everyone! Week 5 is complete…well, sort of. Here’s what I was told to do: I want to note that there are 5 run days on that schedule. My body absolutely can not handle 5 running days a week, and after talking to a few other runners we all agreed that the very easy run … More Zion Half Training: Week 5
Hey everyone! It’s FRIIIIIDAAAAAAAY! I can’t believe this was a short week for me (I had MLK day off) – it feel like the longest week EVER. So excited to sleep in! And of course, I’m excited to be joining the DC trifecta Mar, Courtney, and Cynthia for Friday Five! This week’s theme is “5 … More Friday Five: Five Things About Me
Hey everyone! I’m so excited it’s Thursday – work has been insane and I’ve been so tired all week. I feel like sometimes (especially in the winter) I seem to be traveling through life on autopilot – wake up, feel like I’m going to die, go to work, drink coffee, teach, drink more coffee, work … More I Live Here!
Hey everyone! I wasn’t originally planning on writing a post for today, but I just have something I feel like sharing with you all because I have been feeling pretty down about race training lately. As you know, I ran my first half marathon last February (yay Disney Princess Half!), and basically ever since then … More Why I’m Running The Zion Half Marathon
Hey everyone! Week #4 is in the books, and I’m SO PROUD! I did the entire week! Just not in the order they told me to. Because who actually does that? I’m also incredibly proud of myself for doing as much as I did last week because I was getting observed at work which is … More Zion Half Training: Week 4
Hi everyone! I’m so excited that my week is over halfway finished! My classes are being observed all week by my trainer who flew up from headquarters in Seattle which is extremely stressful. So to distract myself from that, I’ve been pouring all my energy into following my training plan. And it’s going really well! … More Why Learning to Run Is Easier Than Learning Yoga
Hi everyone! It’s time for me to talk about something new that I’ve been trying lately! As you may know, I have had the hardest time finding headbands that fit my head. I am obsessed with BAMR Bands, but sometimes I get one and it’s a slightly different size than the other ones I have, … More Try New Things Tuesday: A Rose So Sweet Headbands
Hi everyone! Week 3 of Zion Half Marathon training is complete…well, as complete as it could be. At the beginning of the week I was still recovering from a total lack of motivation, but I’m feeling much better now! Monday: It was COLD. Single digits give me trouble breathing so it was a yoga day. … More Week Three of Zion Half Training!
Hi everyone! It’s Friday, which means two things: 1. I survived my first full week back to work, and 2. It’s time for Friday Five with Mar, Cynthia, and Courtney! This week’s topic is Five Things I Love About My Favorite City, and it was really tough for me to pick just one place. I’ve … More Friday Five: Five Things I Love About Anchorage