In November and December winter is kind of awesome. The snow seems kind of magical, serenely blanketing everything in a layer of bright white. The cold air feels crisp and invigorating. The first few snowfalls put my holiday spirit into overdrive. Running through fresh powder makes you feel like a bad ass. And then January … More Winter Running Game!
Time to play catch up! 08: Monday November 9threst day 09Arms and Shoulders: Probably the most boring workout ever. Curls and tricep dips just don’t do it for me.Run: 3 miles @ 9:24Ab ripper X 10YogaX: Not as terrible as the first time. I kind of had an idea of what I was doing and … More P90X – 21/90
For the most part I have kept this blog strictly about running. I thought I would diverge from that routine today to talk about something else that I have been working on for the past few weeks. After years of indecision and numerous talks with my husband regarding financing/time commitments/etc, I’ve decided to go back … More Some other goings-ons in my life
Ten days ago my husband and I celebrated our 2nd anniversary. Which means that two years ago today I was busy falling in love with Hawaii. I wasn’t blogging back then, but I was running. In fact, running a race in Hawaii was the inspiration for starting a blog. Tunnels Beach. I was feeling nostalgic … More #throwbackthursday
One week of strength training and crossing training completed. And it wasn’t the worst thing ever. 01: MondayMonday would have been a rest day (Yep, I started my plan with a rest day), but I knew I would not have time to work out on Tuesday so I moved up Tuesday’s workout. The video for … More P90X – 7/90 competed
As I mentioned in my last post, for the next 90 days I’m going to be prioritizing strength training instead of focusing on running. I’ll still be running, but if I have to choose between fitting in a strength training session and going for a run, I’ll be choosing strength. Or at least that is … More 3 reasons I’m choosing strength training
For the past two weeks I have pretty much been focused on recovery being lazy. And by that I mean hardly running at all and eating all sorts of tasty, but completely unhealthy food. Ice cream is my favorite food and I might have had some everyday the week after the marathon (#dontjudge). The first … More 2 Weeks of Lazy (and a bit of what’s next)