An end of a year post that I will attempt to not bore you with: 5 accomplishments, 5 lessons learned, and 5 goals for 2014. 2013 Accomplishments Running – ran my 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th half marathons this year – PRed each one except the 5th one. Professional – Joined an awesome board of directors … More 5/5/5 – 2013 style
Technically, the cookie butter came first! Trader Joe’s makes some addictive stuff and my roommate bought some of this last week. There is no more left. She ate half of it…then I ate half of it. It was a stressful week. But so much fun! I ended up winning tickets to Run For Your Lives from … More Zombies, cookie butter and taper time – oh my!
Not sure how I let a whole month go by without posting. I feel completely busy but unaccomplished. I feel like I’ve been running around in circles (well I did do 4 5 mile loops = 20miles on Saturday). The Philly Marathon is exactly 6.5 weeks away and I’m…over it. I’m not even burnt out. … More Running around in circles and hating it
I finished week 6 of Philly Marathon training! Recap – 22 miles doneMon- an hour of elliptical and weights Tues- 6 miles of FUN…just kidding since it was 6 miles of speedwork: 10 minute warm-up, 10 minutes at marathon pace, 10 mins of half pace, 6 mins of half pace, 6 mins of 10k pace, … More Race envy is a real thing
A week ago I decided to at least keep track of what I ate through MyFitnessPal. Surprisingly I had survived and did it for the full week. I’ve had the app on my iPhone for a year and half and have never kept track for more than a day or two at a time. So … More It’s only week 6?
The rest of week 5 of Philadelphia Marathon training looked like this: Fri – restSat – 14 miles with the training groupSun – 1 mile & 45 minutes of SoulCycle Food for the week – Trader Joe’s pancake mix but threw in bananas, protein powder & blueberries Saturday’s 14 miles included lots of random loops … More Battling Brooklyn’s 14 miles