Training Tuesday 2/14/17 – GCM edition!

Happy Tuesday everyone – and happy Valentine’s Day!!  Hope it’s just a pile ‘o love where ever you are! Weekly Stats: Training for:  Owens Corning Half marathon @ the Glass City Marathon Days of running: 4 Miles run: 35 Yoga:  many minutes! Gym visits: 2  Monday 8 miles “endurance”, 10:00 pace  – treadmill run this morning. … [Read more…]

Training plan in action!

Sunday was the big day.  The day my half marathon training plan started!!  I don’t know about you, but a new training plan holds a world of possibilities.  Like a wrapped present under the Christmas tree, or that first page on the new year calendar.  Opportunities and possibilities of success!! [or 12 weeks of underwhelming … [Read more…]

Training Tuesday 1/24/17 – GCM edition!

Happy Tuesday!  We made it past Monday.  Phew! Just one more week until I start my official training for the Owens Corning Half Marathon.  I’m happy with my mileage this week because my training plan starts at 31 miles in the first week.  It should be a good transition… if the speedwork doesn’t kill me! … [Read more…]

Weekend festivities – TMA style

Our local art museum, the Toledo Museum of Art (TMA), has late hours on Friday nights.  They often have bands, entertainment and special exhibits on those nights.  It’s free.  It’s indoors.  We get out of the house…  let’s go!! We went to TMA to explore the collection and also to see a very special item … [Read more…]