Category Archives: Training

Wine and Dine Half Marathon Training Log – Week 5

Despite how motivated, and successful, I was with my training last week, this past week I had a lot of difficulty fitting my workouts in.  Between multiple doctors appointments for little man and I and a couple of late afternoons … Continue reading

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Wine and Dine Half Marathon Training Log – Week 4

First of all, many thanks to all of those who have already started to support me in my journey to training for my first marathon.  While I won’t officially start marathon training until sometime in 2017, the excitement about Chicago … Continue reading

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Wine and Dine Half Marathon Training Log – Week 3

This has to be my shortest training cycle ever.  Its hard to believe that tomorrow marks one month since I ran my 9th half marathon and that in just three short weeks I’ll be running my 10th half marathon. As my … Continue reading

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Wine and Dine Half Marathon Training Log – Week 2

Since my training cycles are never only six weeks long, its a bit odd to know that my preparation for Wine and Dine is already a third over.  I know that I shouldn’t be thinking of it that way, since … Continue reading

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Wine and Dine Half Marathon Training Log – Week 1

One month from today I’ll be back at Disney World kicking off an exciting long weekend filled with running, eating and dining, and most importantly, enjoying time with my husband, son, and father-in-law.  You may recall that Preston and I have … Continue reading

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October 2016 Monthly Goals

I feel like I keep saying this every month, but this year is just flying by.  Its hard to believe that we’re already three quarters of the way through 2016 and that fall is in full swing now. There were … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n’ Roll Philadelphia Half Marathon Training Log – Week 12

The big day of my 9th half marathon has come and gone, and I’m happy to report that despite the crazy humidity Sunday morning that I still managed to PR!  I didn’t meet any of my race goals, and missed … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n’ Roll Philadelphia Half Marathon Training Log – Week 11

I really wish that there was a “slow motion” button for life.  With this past week being the first week of school with my students, I felt like I was not only constantly on the move but also moving at … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n’ Roll Philadelphia Half Marathon Training Log – Week 10

Like I shared when I reflected on my August goals, this past week was a struggle.  Not only was it my first full week back at school, which resulted in increased exhaustion, but little man is also sick again.  He’s fighting … Continue reading

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September 2016 Monthly Goals

If I’m going to be 100% honest, August went nowhere near as I would have liked when it came to my fitness.  Not only did we have our week long family vacation to Disney World, but while we were there … Continue reading

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