Category Archives: Marathon Training

Marathon Monday: training update

This is the 2nd Monday in a row we’ve woken up to storms. Lots of wind and heavy rain. We need the rain here badly, our lakes are drying up. It’s not a good sight.
When we moved someone told me … Continue reading

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Marathon Monday: training update #3

It’s a rainy Monday morning here. I got woken up about 5AM to some crazy lightning, thunder and then a hail and rain storm. We need the rain badly, but I can do without the hail hitting the house and … Continue reading

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Marathon Monday: training update

It’s Monday again. The weekends seem to go by quick these days. I did get several projects done at home though. I’ve been wanting to paint some of our furniture and finally got it done. I need one more coat … Continue reading

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Marathon Monday: training update

I am in the throes of marathon training. Not really sure where/when the plan began, I’ve been training to train at a faster pace for a while. This summer has worn me out and made me feel like I couldn’t … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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Marathon training, virtual 5k and a valentine cookie

8 more days until I’m at that starting line. I cannot wait! I have checked the weather and it looks gorgeous right now, just praying it stays that way. This week is either going to be the quickest or slowest … Continue reading

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Goals Check & Marathon training

We had a crazy, busy weekend and I never got my marathon training update out. Saturday, Ally was in a cooking competition with 4-H. It was literally all day. They had electrical issues with all the cooking so they didn’t … Continue reading

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Marathon training: 3 more weeks!

I saw this graphic a few weeks ago. I love it!

 
I managed to get my 20 miles in yesterday. Plans got all crazy for the weekend and ended up having to split it up. I did 14 miles before work … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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January Jumpstart Day 18: Marathon training

I am at the 5 week count down again. I am also ready for the temps to warm up just slightly. The lows at freezing or below are starting to wear me out. Just some nice mid 40’s and 50’s … Continue reading

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