Posted in October 2012

Yup. Nope, Not Happening.

So. Remember just the other day I said that I was rethinking my plan of running a marathon in January? Well, I’m sorry Kelly, I’m going back on what I said. I’m pretty sure I’m not going to go forward with that marathon (at this point in my life). I know there are several people … Continue reading

Quarter Life Crisis.

This weekend was not what I was expecting it to be. Here’s what we planned. Friday – wedding stuff and the fair for deep fried snickers and a concert. Saturday – hang around the house, go dress shopping for a couple of hours, then hang out at the house for the rest of the day. … Continue reading

Stigma of (Skinny) Runners.

Tuesday I ran 6.15 miles in 57:25 (9:20 m/m). Wednesday I ran 4.1 miles in 40:53 (10:13 m/m). Thursday was a rest day. Its amazing to me how completely different these two runs were! Tuesday, I felt great and strong! Wednesday, well, wednesday just SUCKED ASS! Seriously. My chest was burning, I couldn’t get a … Continue reading

Second Guessing.

I’ve begun my tapering for my half marathon. Does not running at all count as tapering? Yesterday morning I woke up feeling like 3 of the 7 dwarfs. Sleepy. Dopey. Sneezy. Check. Check. Check. So I took an allergy med. Got to work on time (unusual). Around 10:30 I began seeing a large white ‘blind … Continue reading

Much More Gooder.

Last post I told you that I had to skip a planned day of running (when I actually felt good) because my achilles tendon was actin’ a fool. I was hoping it wasn’t going to after a full day of rest because I had to do my last long run before my half… I got … Continue reading


You know what’s aggravating and annoying? Well besides these people. Feeling good and anticipating a good, long run so much that I can almost taste it. Only to not be able to run it. See, what had happened was… Tuesday, I went for a nice long-ish run of 8 miles, in 1:18:02 (9:34 m/m). Felt … Continue reading

My Marriage to Running

Running and I have been together for roughly 8 years now. We went steady for 2 years to make sure this was something we both wanted for the long run, decided we were good for each other, and we’ve been married now for 6 years. Like any relationship, we’ve had our ups and downs. We’ve … Continue reading


First things first, I’ll catch you up with the running I have not been doing. Don’t worry, this will be short. πŸ™‚ Week of: Sep 30 – Oct 6: 16.85 Miles Oct 7 – Oct 13: 14.30 Miles And let me also add this about those two weeks, I only ran a total of 5 … Continue reading

Not Exciting Stuff.

I’ll update this weekend sometime with all things exciting that are my life. Nothing exciting. ‘Cept I almost passed out in a cooking class. My friend had a baby. Aaaand I’ve run a lot (well, for me, a lot, so not really a lot). But work has been crazy-busy which is why I haven’t updated. … Continue reading

Hot Diggity!

That was a good birthday! πŸ™‚ By the way, thanks to those who wished me happy birthday. I’m 21. For the upmth time. First B, M and I went downtown and did a little shopping. First we had to get little M some little man shoes and belt. So we walked into a shoe store. … Continue reading