A couple weeks ago I went out and invested in a new pair of running shoes. We went over to a store that specializes in running. They measured my feet to determine my shoe size. He said I was a 7.5 in running shoes, my past two shoes have been 7s. He had me walk … More New running gear & books.
This week was a little mixed up with workouts. I had 2 rest days instead of 1, only did 1 cross training workout, added in an easy run, and a fast 3mile run. As far as the 3 mile run went, Andrew and I went to an Open Run with NYRR. They have it every … More Open Run with NYRR, week 10-End of Summer Half
Hey All! Week 11 here and it was a good week. I was able to get in all my workouts despite going out of town on the weekend. I have been having mixed feelings about this Run less run faster plan. The past two weeks I have been having some off days on my long runs. … More Running in the Heat, Week 11 – End of Summer Half
Week 12 training for the End of the Summer Half is in affect! The count down begins. MONDAY Long Run –> 8 miles, my average pace was slower than planned at 10:50 min/mi. But overall the run went really well for starting my training out at 8miles. I got out around 5:40am after the sun … More Not giving up, 12 weeks out – End of Summer Half
It’s about time I did a blog post about some crafts that have been going on in my life lately! My sister got one of those Circut Explore Air machines. Basically from my understanding you make designs on your computer and it cuts out the design on adhesive paper. Don’t quote me on this though! … More Crafting with Circut
By far one of my favorite recipes to make with my ground turkey! You can usually see me making this at least once a month!! My favorite is the BBQ version, however, the traditional Italian is delicious too. I have not tried the other two versions yet. The ground turkey I buy is from … More Mini Meatloaf Muffins
I know I said I am starting at 12 weeks, which I am but I wanted to at least get out and start running some this week because I haven’t ran in about 2 weeks. I thought I would try out some of the Run Less Run Faster runs (from week 16) this week because … More 13 weeks out – End of Summer Half
First off, I’ll say that I have decided to run another half marathon! And on top of that I am going to sign up for a 3rd one as well. Is this a little to ambitious? Well the 2nd half will be a practice run during my training for the 3rd race. I will be … More Training for Half Marathon # 2 & 3