Why I Ran Today

Fridays are scheduled as a rest day from running. I go to the gym in the morning with Matt and do a chest and shoulders workout so it isn't a full-blown rest day. Usually, that's enough. Not today. Today was the first truly sunny, relatively warm day we've had in months. The wind was still … Continue reading Why I Ran Today

My First Track Workout

Hello and happy hump-day, beautiful humans. Today, I ran my first-ever track workout. I ran track in elementary school, but we ran on a field. Then, the one year I did track in junior high, we also ran on a field. My experience running on a track consists of running on the indoor track at … Continue reading My First Track Workout

Why I Run

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

Sunday Recap

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

6 Miles

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