Paczki run and going the distance

I know, with a picture like this on my blog I bet you are starting to associate me with running and eating all things pastry. Just let me tell you, it’s not true!  Ok, I did indulge with the group on Fat Tuesday this week.  I have learned that Paczki’s are a Polish thing, and … [Read more…]

Training Tuesday – Glass City Marathon 11 weeks, 2-9-2016

11 more weeks to go until the Glass City Marathon!!!  Here’s what’s up in my training… I had a good week last week, totaling around 40 miles.  That’s all kind of vague because I haven’t had time to log my runs yet!  (ps, I use RunningAhead.com  It’s great!!)  It was a good week because I had … [Read more…]

What’s up with my heart rate? Literally.

Ever since I’ve gotten my new Garmin Forerunner 235, I’ve been a bit obsessed with heart rate training.  I’ve been watching my resting HR, and watching to see how high it gets when I run.  Based on my resting HR (which is calculated for me) of 51, and the max I’ve seen my HR go … [Read more…]

Training Tuesday – Glass City Marathon 12 weeks, 2-2-16

Wow, it’s February!  Getting closer and closer to the big race day.  In fact, just 12 weeks to go!  I hope everyone’s training is going well, or if you’re running GCM half, I’m guessing your training is just starting.  Yippie!!! You can find my other GCM Training Tuesday updates here. My training is improving!!  Last … [Read more…]