Triathlon Training/Chicago Marathon Training Week #2: 5/7-5/13

Well this was a crappy training week. I’m not happy¬†at all with my running mileage. I intended to do my weekly runs like normal and then get in a weekend Read More …

Triathlon Training/Chicago Marathon Training Week 1: April 30-May 6

Well it’s official friends- Chicago Marathon training started this week! I opted for a 24 week plan to gradually increase my mileage so I don’t overtrain or get injured like Read More …

Running & Racing Traditions

Today’s topic for Tuesday’s on the Run is St. Patty’s Day traditions, but I really don’t have any of those, so I’ll just do my race day traditions. Linking up Read More …

Gasparilla 1/2 Marathon Race Recap

…continued from the previous recap… Saturday evening we ended up going to the Columbia for dinner. I won’t say too much about dinner as this is mainly for the half Read More …

Gasparilla Expo, 15k & 5k and Sub-30 Run Funsies

This was a long awaited weekend. I had spent months training for this event, almost 8 months anticipating it and now it was finally here. Originally I had planned to Read More …

TOLT: Sleep Habits, Meeting Friends Online & Training Burnout

I’m back this Thursday for Thinking Out Loud Thursdays with Amanda from Running with Spoons! I guess I just have a lot of thoughts I need to offload right now. Read More …

Gasparilla Amber Challenge Training Week 4 & 5: 12/19-12/31

I’m playing a little catch up here…I missed writing my weekly workout post last week. It’s been a crazy few weeks with the holidays in retail…I’m sure those of you Read More …