Half Marathons, Marathons, Running, Running Essentials, Tips & Advice, Weekly Workouts

Something New I’m Trying…

I'm trying something new this marathon training cycle, and so far I LOVE it! Guess what it is? NO MUSIC. I haven't listened to music while working out since the beginning of June. I found that whenever I was doing a hard workout, like a long run or hill repeats, I relied on loud, fast… Continue reading Something New I’m Trying…

Breakfast, Dinner, Half Marathons, Lunch, Marathons, My Life, Running, Tips & Advice, Weight Loss

Training & Mini Life Update

Eeek, another hiatus from the blog! Every time I write a "To Do" list (which is every day, I'm the biggest list-maker), BLOG is always on it. Always. But then other things such as grad school work, cleaning, marathon training runs/workouts, etc take priority.. Anyway, I'm here to give a quick life update with the… Continue reading Training & Mini Life Update

Running, Weekly Workouts

Workouts in Review: 4/9 – 4/16

Every once in a while, I'll post my workouts for the week. Since I'm training for a marathon in May, many of my workouts include runs (long runs, recovery runs, tempo runs, speed workouts, etc.) I also fit in two lifting workouts each week, as well as lower body strengthening. Saturday, April 9: 18 mile training run. This… Continue reading Workouts in Review: 4/9 – 4/16