Monthly Archives: December 2016

hey, I’m still sick

You’d think that, 2 weeks in, this cold would be over and done with. Nope! I’m still going through kleenexes like crazy, and I only fall asleep when I can manage to stop coughing for 5 minutes. Regardless, I’m back … Continue reading

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Sickly workout

Yeah, remember how I was all like "pfft I’m not gonna catch what my husband has! strong immune system, go!" Guess who came down with the Death Cold last week… I’m not better yet, but I decided to go and … Continue reading

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Some running, and a plea for dark times

Today was supposed to be a rest day. I had a long run scheduled for this weekend, and guess what else is supposed to happen this weekend? An ice storm. So I decided it should get done a little sooner. … Continue reading

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Discomfort with discomfort

To help me keep motivated with my running training, I started a new plan in my Nike app, one called "get more fit". Okay, sounds good. Get more fit is a decent goal right? Well, after the lead-in week and … Continue reading

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Thanks for the pep talk

The last two days have involved early starts, late ends, uncertain schedules, and lots of walking all over town in the cold wearing uncomfortable fancy shoes (my steps yesterday were somewhere around 6 miles). I feel like I’ve been out … Continue reading

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Holiday butt-kicking

My gym schedule is bound to be disrupted this week: work holiday party today, workshop rest of the week– so I wanted to get a good, solid workout in. My training app prescribed 6×200 sprints today, and on top of … Continue reading

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Saturday, and the latest benchmark

Today is a GAMU Saturday and our friends are hosting it for a change, which means I have a little less to do. I took advantage of that, and went out for a run on this cold and windy morning. … Continue reading

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