NYC Half training

Me: “the half is next week”Boyfriend: “are you ready for that?”Me: “yes…ish”Boyfriend: “you haven’t been running outside”Me: “I ran a half marathon a month ago and didn’t die, I’ll be fine”Boyfriend: “So not dying is how you measure a successful half?”Me: “yes” It’s been freezing and cold and dark lately (although it’s been warm and … More NYC Half training

All the sexy things: blister popping & stress eating

Week 3 of marathon training! Two things I learned this week: 1) ripping the skin off after popping a blister is a bad idea and 2) juggling life and marathon training is a challenge Despite all my planning and “can-do” attitude, I failed at getting my speed workout in and ended up taking 1 unscheduled … More All the sexy things: blister popping & stress eating