Monthly Archives: July 2011

Queens Half Recap: The day I felt like a runner

Coming into the Queens Half Marathon I was extremely nervous, probably more nervous than my first Half Marathon. I was questioning myself, my ability, my preparation. “It’s going to be too hot,” I told myself. “I ran 10miles last week and … Continue reading

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Friday Inspiration

A little inspiration for all of you running a race, doing a long run, or completing an arduous task this weekend…

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Queens Half Marathon Countdown: 1 day

Happy Friday All!!!! It’s one day until the Queens Half Marathon and thanks to everyone’s positive wishes, and uplifting antedates about the race/course, I’m excited to wake up early tomorrow and run! It’s encouraging to know that there will be other bloggers … Continue reading

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Pre-Race Week Countdown

Eeeek it’s here, the final week of training before the Queens 1/2 Marathon!!! This will be my second Half Marathon, since my first back in April. It’s still crazy to me to think I can actually run 13miles, since I … Continue reading

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Surviving the weekend with high hopes!

Good news — The oppressive heat and humidity in NYC may subside after tonight! No promises, this is just the hope I hold on to that was passed down from the NBC News weather cast. More good news, I challenged the ugly … Continue reading

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Resting, Running and Review (Garmin)

Happy Friday!!! I passed this adorable colorful pug “sculpture (?)” sitting at The New York Palace on my way to work yesterday. I’m not sure how I forgot to share this yesterday, but it’s a good Friday picture anyways 🙂 … Continue reading

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New Restaurant and Yoga – Here’s to trying new things!

After work last night my co-workers and I all went out to dinner for a co-worker’s going-away send off. We went to Yerba Buena in the West Village. We had fairly early reservation, by NY standards, at 6:30pm. We headed … Continue reading

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