Monthly Archives: July 2014

Pre Training Week 5

Polar Vortex!!!  Thanks to this crazy weather, we actually had a couple of days this week with less than 98% humidity!  In July, people!  It was still hot, so it didn’t really make running any more pleasant, though. I started … Continue reading

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Pre-training week 4 and Back to Weight Watchers

So last week, I clicked the “Join Now” button for the third time in my life.  Since April I’ve put on 7 lbs., and I’m inching too close to comfort to that 150 number.  Now, I know weight loss isn’t … Continue reading

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Pre-training: weeks 2 & 3

Apparently I have bruised the heel pad of my not-broken foot, and it’s taking forever to heal.  It hurts to stand and walk on, but not so much to run.  So my running intervals aren’t too bad, but walk breaks … Continue reading

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Just add some Tequila and a slice of Lime

It is HOT here right now.  And humid.  Just ridiculously hot and humid.  Like, just walk outside and start pouring sweat kinda hot and humid. I powered through last summer’s training schedule with the mantra “Hydrate hydrate hydrate,” but I … Continue reading

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The June Rundown

In June: I started with a shiny new 5K PR, and slid right into upping my weekly mileage from there. I hit 100 miles for the year! I won’t come near my goal of 500 because I had to take … Continue reading

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