Tag Archives: running

Interval, Tempo, Long

INTERVAL, TEMPO, LONG Guess what I am doing?  I have completed my first week of training for my marathon.  I can already see that there will be many struggles for me during this 16-week training, mainly my schedule. After much … Continue reading

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Another First

In our lifetime, we get to have many firsts ~ like our first step, first tooth, or first word.  Many of our “firsts” come in our early childhood and sadly, we do not even remember these occurring.  So to have … Continue reading

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Thinking Differently After My Half

Got up this morning way before the sun Laced up my shoes and started to run I knew I was going to continue until I was done But a smile crossed my face as I passed one This is when … Continue reading

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2012 Was About The Lessons!

2012 was very good to me and taught me many lessons: 1.)   No matter what I am going through, Jimmy is my rock. He truly is my Knight in Shining Armor. I have learned to let my guard down for … Continue reading

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How do you handle failure?

What I am learning while training for my Half is that there are many small goals that are set to help get me to the end goal. Because of my eating disorder, I struggle living in a world of gray. … Continue reading

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Running is Time For Reflecting

Look at me now! Who would have thought that 11 months ago I was so absorbed by my eating disorder that I did not know how to live my life. I always judged my life by the accomplishments I did … Continue reading

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Going Nowhere But Making Strides

Today’s run started like any other. We decided to go back to the place where we first ran together to see how far we have come. In March, Jimmy and I ran this trail in 42:14. I program my RunKeeper … Continue reading

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