Cowtown, part 2: I’m a marathoner!!

Sunday morning started bright and early, my alarm was set for 4:40AM. It’s amazing I slept as good as I did. My headache finally subsided. I got up, got dressed, made my toast with peanut butter and started on my Cytomax drink. We were meeting friends in the lobby to head to the race at […]

Cowtown race weekend, part 1 {2014}

I don’t even know where to start. The last few days have been a roller coaster. Who am I kidding, the last few months have been. This has been a 7.5 month journey, thanks to “Icemageddon” 2013 and the Dallas marathon being cancelled. We headed to Ft. Worth Friday night, it just makes the weekend […]

January Jumpstart Day 25: Marathon training + One More Mile giveaway

Marathon training is down to the wire. I am 29 days away! 4 weeks from tomorrow. I cannot wait!! I have been ready for this for months. Training this week: Sunday: Rest day, and apparently I needed it, I fought a major head ache all day. Monday: Gym day, elliptical, weights, abs, sauna Tuesday: Run […]

January Jumpstart: Day 11, marathon training update

Marathon training is moving along. I liked this week’s weather a little better that last week. It started out at 12 degrees on Tuesday but Friday morning’s low was 59. Thursday we ran in foggy mist and I’m starting to like that weather. My best 2 runs lately have been in that weather.   Don’t […]

January Jumpstart Day 5: marathon training

It’s the weekend but it’s not time to slack. Lately the weekends have been a food fest for me. I know that has to be stopped. I’ve been good at tracking my food since January 1. It will be harder on long run days but I’ll do my best to log it all. I know […]