20 miler…. done!

Woohoo!  I did it.  Got that 20 miler done today!  And it actually went quite well  Overall pace was 9:29.  I only had 3 miles that were slower than 9:30, so for a run where I wasn’t trying to hit any pace, just running by feel, that’s pretty great!  Also, no rest stops involved.  Always … [Read more…]

Short and Long days

Today felt like a short day because I was rushing from one thing to another all day long!  First, knocked my 9 mile run out of the way.  ALWAYS a great way to start the day.  But still, that 5:10 alarm felt really early!  No surprise, another 2 hour school delay for the kids.  So, … [Read more…]

Where the snow flies Wednesday

Another day, another 2 hour school delay for the kids.  Those lucky kids!!  Since the school delay caused a change in plans, no gym day for me today.  But hey, you always have 8 mins for abs, right?  When I need a quick workout this is the one I always do.  Not only is it … [Read more…]

My training plan says what?

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It’s a good thing I am not a coach or personal trainer.  My clients would be all confused!  Just yesterday I wrote about my upcoming week, and sure enough I got it wrong again!  For some reason I thought I had to run 5 miles at half marathon pace for this morning’s workout.  Learning from … [Read more…]