Recovering from a marathon is just as important as training for one. It can take weeks for your body to fully recover from the strain of running that 26.2 miles. Of course by the next day, I was wondering when I’d be able to run again. After coming off of months of training and completing… Continue reading Zero Week
1. Wireless headphones. Hubs surprised me with a little marathon training treat this week. I had been complaining about how with my new Lifeproof phone case, I had to add a headphone adaptor to my earbuds when I ran. It was just too many wires and if I ever forgot the adaptor, I wouldn’t be… Continue reading Sunday Photo Dump
Happy Packer Day! Madelyn clearly knows what’s up. I hope everyone’s week is going well. One day closer to the weekend and to my little cousin’s wedding! I’m thrilled to watch her get married, and I can still remember when she was born…how’s that for feeling old?! We definitely started our week off with a bang.… Continue reading The Family that plays Together
Happy Wednesday! I just completed a 7 mile run and I’ve convinced myself that if I wait to do my training runs during the hottest part of the day, it can only help me come race day, right?! Here’s to hoping. After my run, I stopped and did some stretching near a local park bench… Continue reading Fitting it all In…Or not.
I just began week 10 of marathon training…so maybe now’s a good time to mention the marathon?! In May, I decided to bite the bullet and train for the Chicago Marathon. I knew that I wanted to do it again (I had to beat my time after all!) I just wasn’t sure about how soon I… Continue reading Running With Purpose
Happy Tuesday! I got an extended weekend this week…I’m home sick today :-/ Being sick on a nice, sunny day is the absolute worst. But I’m taking advantage of having an empty, quiet house by relaxing and catching up on some reading. This past Sunday, Madelyn and I met my sister and her friend at… Continue reading Weekend Happenings
It’s been about a month since I last posted. To say I’ve been busy at work & in life would be an understatement. Things are finally starting to calm down just a little bit and I feel a HUGE sense of relief. I definitely had more on my plate that ever care to in the… Continue reading That Thing Called Life