In case you missed out last week… the top 3 most viewed posts were: *Change in Plans with Our Ultra + the Art of Competing *This is Why.  Day #2.  When I get Bored Running *My Friday Favorites & 39 Miles in 2 Days ————————————————————————————————————————— Skye decided that she wanted to scream GO GO GO … Continue Reading

HE DID IT. My brother’s 1st marathon (if you are new… he has had quite the journey of losing over 125 lbs, 2 half-marathons and now a marathon while being a busy husband/dad/attorney).  I am so so proud.  He stuck to the game plan (aka go out slower than you think) and when it got … Continue Reading

The day started out with 5 miles @ an 8:40 pace on my treadmill at home! Ready for the weekend. My sister has been obsessed with Burn Bootcamp and I joined her for the upper body workout. I’m going to be sore for a while… It was awesome. TJ’s stop afterwards. Gorgeous day! Skye made … Continue Reading

Which is harder mentally… 14 miles on the treadmill or 25 miles on the snow? 39 miles of mental strength building in 2 days= mission accomplished. I had to get my run in before the kids were awake and I just don’t trust the ice the day after a snowstorm in the dark (plus another … Continue Reading

25 miles done yesterday and 14 to do today. (Andrew found me at mile 21 so a photo shoot was necessary) I woke up at about 4:30, ate my breakfast and drove over to meet my friends.  It was windy, snowing very hard and freezing but the girls and I had a blast talking and … Continue Reading

7 miles on the treadmill at a 8:49 average During my run I was feeling pretty bored.  I don’t get very bored when I am running outside (although I had a 12 miler a few weeks ago in the dark where I felt pretty bored at the end) but it definitely does happen on the … Continue Reading

10.25 miles @ a 7:43 average with some speed thrown in there and I felt really strong for this run. Last week was rough in terms of my running. I did not feel like myself at all and my short runs felt really long. Those tricky weeks where running feels terrible… they fool me every … Continue Reading