Monthly Archives: April 2014

Rainy day grump lifting

The weather sucks, I’m in a bad mood, and my endo is making me wish I could leave my uterus and all its associated parts at home because carrying them around hurts. However, I still went to the gym because … Continue reading

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Fronts of legs, a technical term

This week is so busy, so I’ve planned ahead. I decided that I would do: fronts of legs! upper body! backs of legs! Those are my three days to work out. If I have time (and if my legs aren’t … Continue reading

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Internal motivation

Today I headed out for a simple 3 miles. I haven’t run hardly at all since the race, and today I realized that I wasn’t training anymore, I was just running. Because I wanted to. I didn’t have a pace … Continue reading

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Upper body fun times

Sigh. I think I overdid it on Wednesday (both squats and deadlifts on the first day back to lifting in 3 months? what was I thinking?) and I am super duper lower body sore, even 2 days later. Walking hurts; … Continue reading

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Mixing it up again

Back to lifting! You have no idea how excited I am to be in the weight room again. I was practically jumping for joy loading up the bars. Bouncing around counts as a warmup, right? I didn’t know what to … Continue reading

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Something different

All right, I know I’ve taken a long break after my race last Friday. It left me surprisingly sore (although I admit that’s not real the reason I took a break). It was mostly my feet– all weekend my feet … Continue reading

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Race Day

So I’m going to write half of this before the race– it isn’t until noon (what a weird time, eh?) and so I get to wait all morning. Right now I am seeking the happy medium between ‘well-hydrated’ and ‘have … Continue reading

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