Tag Archives: marathon training

Run, like how you live your life, with no regrets.

Editor note: Pretend you are reading this yesterday, Sunday. I was going to write this up last night after Z went to bed but, I went to bed instead. Smart decision. I was tired. Okay, as you were. Read on. … Continue reading

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Pin-it Party #4

Today, I am participating in a Pin-it Party link-up, hosted by Lindsey over at The Lean Green Bean. Are you on Pinterest? If not, you are missing out. I can spend hours on there just pinning away. I love Pinterest … Continue reading

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Life after a marathon: One Month Later

Well, it has been almost a month since I ran my first marathon. It is a weird feeling now that it is all over. It still doesn’t feel real. I had put so much time and effort into this one … Continue reading

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Marathon Training Update: The Longest Streak Ever!

I wish I had better news to write today. Since last Tuesday when I wrote about my training I got some rather discouraging news from my doctor. I received a call on Friday morning from my doctor’s office regarding the x-ray … Continue reading

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Week 20 Marathon Training: Lots of time to think!

These last couple weeks have been the hardest I have ever had to go through, running wise. My knee is still giving me problems. I have drastically reduced my weekly mileage and this week I don’t even think I’m going … Continue reading

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5 things I have learned during marathon training!

I figured since I am now 16 days out from running my first marathon now would be a good time to discuss some things I have learned along the way. Have I mentioned I’m running a full marathon?! I’m sure … Continue reading

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Week 19 Marathon Training + A Very Rough Week!

I don’t even know where to begin….These last 8 days have been really rough. I know I usually have my weekly training posts up on Saturday and obviously today is not Saturday. I just had no motivation to write a post … Continue reading

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Week 18 marathon training + Mental Wall

Well it must be contagious because I caught the bug! I have been reading other bloggers talk about not feeling like running lately and now I caught the not wanting to run bug too!! Miles ran this week: 18 Miles … Continue reading

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Week 16 Marathon Training + Celebration week

Sorry for being MIA this week! I didn’t forget about you! This week has been hot and humid all week!! Allegedly there was at one point a monsoon warning out in the desert which was pushing the moisture out our … Continue reading

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Week 15 Marathon Training + Fastest mile yet!

I want to apologize in advance for the lack of pictures in this post. I didn’t realize that I really dropped the ball on picturing taking this week, until it was too late! Oh well!! This week’s long run was part … Continue reading

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