As the outdoor thermometer continues to rise, it doesn’t take long to figure out that running in the heat gets harder and harder. On most days with the temperature in the mid to upper 90′s and the humidity also just as high, I feel like I’m drowning in the thick, potato soup-like air. Here are […]
Here are just a few things I noticed and thought about during our run today. 1. My goal was to run 3.2 miles today which for us is an out and back on the road we live on. At first I kept checking my Garmin to see how my pace was, but shortly into the […]
This weekend we celebrated my Boo’s upcoming Sweet Sixteen by going to a painting studio with a few of her besties. Although the real artists from the studio had our canvases already outlined and ready for us to paint, it was hard work and not at all as easy at they made it look! It was so much fun though pretending we were all artistic and Picaso-like.
Alrighty. It’s been four weeks since the first part of my Tips to Help You Start Running post. I hope since then you’ve starting exercising more, walking and possibly even running! If you have, GO YOU and keep it up! If not, then start today! I wanted to go a little further with you and […]
Pardon the pun, but today it was somewhat of a change of pace. It was a cooler than usual day so I wanted to take advantage of it and run longer today. I decided to listen to music! I know! Weird, ’cause I prefer the silence, but today I set my iPhone to the Eagles […]
Seriously, I’ve discovered that I say the word seriously way too many times in my blog posts! I really sound like a goober, so I’ll try to come up with something abit more descriptive than the word seriously. To be exact, I’ve used the word 12 times in recent posts. I used it when I […]
When I first started running (or attempted to run, rather), I browsed at running magazines, read the stories of obsessions with running races and would quickly put the magazine down….thinking how that didn’t interest me and I didn’t see myself ever officially running a race. But the more I read, the more I became interested […]
I have so much to blog about and so little time to do it! For now, here’s a few of the blog posts I’m currently working on. *Hitting a Running Plateau *I’ve signed up for my first official 5K. *Organizing My Coupons (and an updated look at my stockpile) *An ABC’S Facts Posts about Yours […]
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