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Looking Forward to a New Week

Looking Forward to a New Week

The rain cleared out early this morning so I was able head out for a run. I was pleasantly surprised that once I got going, I felt good. I briefly started to feel my shin splints but after about .5 of a mile they faded. It was really breezy and a little chilly out but … Continue reading

Plans for a Half Marathon

Plans for a Half Marathon

One of my goals for the year is to run a Half Marathon. Over the past 2 months I have been doing some research and a lot of thinking. I have never done a Half before so I want to make sure I sign up for a good one. I also want to make sure … Continue reading

Legs of Lead

Legs of Lead

This morning I got up before work to go for a run. The plan was to do 3 miles but as soon as I started running I knew that was going to be tough. My legs were so tired and felt so heavy. I couldn’t get them to move. I looked down at my Garmin … Continue reading

Feels so good!

Feels so good!

I did it! 4 workouts in for the week and it feels so good! The beginning of the week was really busy for me but from Thursday through today I was able to get in a workout each day. Thursday: 2 mile run (average 11:00 mile) Friday: Jillian’s Shed and Shred Level 1 Saturday: 3 … Continue reading

New Kicks

New Kicks

Tonight was the first time I worked out since last Tuesday! I got in a 2 mile run and I got to try out the new shoes I got over the weekend. When I was in Reading, Pa. last weekend me and my mom checked out an awesome little running store called A Running Start. … Continue reading

Weekend Warrior

Weekend Warrior

I have been off the radar for the past few days. My weekend was full of reading, working out, relaxing and the Super Bowl (woohoo Giants!). First I was super pumped about my run/walk on Saturday. I took a look at the Couch to 10K program and figured I could tackle Week 9 Day 1 … Continue reading

Weekly Goals 1.30.12

Weekly Goals 1.30.12

A week has passed since I set some goals to accomplish this past week. So how did I do? Health Fitness: 1. Workout 4 times  2. Do one running workout that incorporates speed work. 3. Continue to focus on healthier eating and limiting junk. Personal: 4. Finish reading The Night Circus and complete review for … Continue reading

3 Easy

3 Easy

I say this a lot but this winter has been a warm one. Again today it was warm with highs in the upper 60s. A perfect day to get out for a run! My planned workout for today was 3 easy miles. It’s been quite some time since I have ran 3 miles straight (I … Continue reading

Mile Test

Mile Test

In school (middle and high) did you have to run a timed mile in gym class? I think we did it once a year and I always dreaded it. I don’t ever remember even breaking a 10:00min mile. It was the worst! Tonights workout included a mile test and it was much better than high school … Continue reading

Neon

Neon

One of the things that makes it really hard to workout in January is the fact that it is dark out when I get off work at 5:30. As January has dragged on I have noticed that its starting to get lighter and lighter come 5:30, woohoo Spring is on its way! Anyway, when I … Continue reading