Happy Wednesday, beautiful humans. Today, I'm starting the first post in a series I've decided to call 'Why I Run.' I have no set number of posts because I have no idea how many reasons I have for running. Some are small, some are big, some are important, some are frivolous, some are momentary, and … Continue reading Why I Run
Hello, beautiful humans, and I hope your Monday was short and productive and un-Monday-ish. Pretend that's an actual word. There are only eight weeks left in this semester before I graduate. If you're curious, I'm double majoring in psychology and English (creative writing emphasis) with a minor in history. In four years. Where did the … Continue reading Eight Weeks and a Recipe
Hello, beautiful humans. Every Sunday during my marathon training, I'm going to give you a run-down of my week, including what workouts I did and other randomness, I'm sure. So, here we go: Week 1 of training for San Francisco is done. Monday: 3 miles. I went out at around 8:00 (but with spring forward … Continue reading Sunday Recap
Hello, beautiful humans. Since January, my routine has been two 4 mile runs during the week and a 6 mile run on Saturday. My first long run of marathon training was 6 miles so, naturally, I was pretty confident going out this morning. It took less than a mile for multiple things to go wrong. … Continue reading 6 Miles
Nine years ago, I somehow convinced my parents (mostly my dad) to let me adopt a dog for my thirteenth birthday. We went to the Humane Society a week before my birthday and found a quiet, scared four-month old dog. According to the tag, she was a Border collie-pointer mix. So we adopted her and … Continue reading Running with my dog
I mentioned on my first post that I'm using the Hal Higdon novice 1 marathon plan to train for San Francisco. I don't consider myself a novice runner but I am definitely a novice marathoner. So, today, I started training with a 3 mile run. I like to run as soon as I wake up. … Continue reading Day 1
Every Sunday, I plan on posting a recap of my week for marathon training. Since that doesn't start until tomorrow, I'm going to share a few fun facts about myself. Fun fact #1: I am the only person in my immediate family (or extended family) born in Idaho. I was born on Mountain Home Air … Continue reading Sunday Recap
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