Monthly Archives: July 2014

October 30, 2013

Marathon training Week twelve, day two   My new job is going great and I’m sorry I haven’t had time to respond to everyone who has emailed or messaged me to ask about it! I’ve been super busy at the … Continue reading

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October 26, 2013

Marathon training Week eleven, day four   Yesterday was one of my favorite days in the training season – mock race day! We have a finish line, cookie medals, and the world’s best pulled pork barbecue with all the fixin’s … Continue reading

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October 22, 2013

Marathon training Week eleven, day two   I really wasn’t feeling it last night, but I dragged myself out to the Tuesday night group run with six miles to do. I slogged through them for a while, but by the … Continue reading

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October 21, 2013

Marathon training Week eleven, day one   This one goes to eleven!   It was a good thing I checked my schedule Sunday night. When I look ahead on the schedule, I usually focus on the long runs so I … Continue reading

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October 2013 (6)

Marathon training Week ten, day four   One of the things about training for an endurance event is that “long distance” becomes relative, a fact I sometimes forget. I was reminded of it Friday night when I told Tony that … Continue reading

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October 2013 (5)

Marathon training Week ten, day three   Two miles on a beautiful fall day today. I took my favorite route through Highland Park. I just love it – the people in cars not only stop for me to cross the … Continue reading

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October 2013 (4)

Marathon Training Week ten, day two   Six miles on the schedule yesterday, but our group run was canceled due to weather. I intended to get in as many miles as I could in the neighborhood, but it started to … Continue reading

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