My First Half-Marathon

  Guys, I made it! I (barely) survived my first half-marathon. If you didn’t know I was running one, check out my older blog posts 🙂 Here are my take-aways from the 13.1 miles I put in yesterday morning: Maybe, actually, train: so I began the training process really strong. I think I followed my training regimen exactly for the first two weeks. However, my all-or-nothing attitude really kills me when I miss a day of training. There were a few weeks where I didn’t workout at all just because my week had started and I didn’t work out 😕. … Continue reading My First Half-Marathon

Who let me do this??

Who let me sign up for a half-marathon??  There’s a whole slew of reasons why the longest road race I’ve run is a 6K: no time, asthma, too cheap to pay for a gym membership, needed to lose weight first…so.many.excuses. Today was day 1 of my training and I’ve already forgotten why I registered.    Oh. Right. The stranger who signed up for 13.1 miles was a motivated version of myself that was feeling especially festive and active last Friday night when I registered for the Holiday Halfathon in Sarasota. Dang my year-round holiday cheer. And what’s the active version of … Continue reading Who let me do this??