Monthly Archives: October 2011

‘Cause it’s the little things that make us smile :-)

The cold weather and the October record snowfall in NY that we experiences yesterday does NOT make me happy, but here are a few things from this past week that DO make me happy… Pumpkin muffins! This past Monday I … Continue reading

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Keep on Running…

The day after my first ever 15 mile run last Wednesday, my legs were feeling pretty sore. Let’s just say walking hurt. This is slightly unusual for me since I haven’t felt truly sore from running in a while — I … Continue reading

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Take that Rain – 15 Mile PDR!!!!

This morning I rocked a 15mile run and kicked rains a*ss! I had my mind set that I was doing my long run today no matter what the weather conditions. The forecast was not looking in my favorite. I fueled … Continue reading

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Those Things We Cannot Control

There are many things in life that we have zero control over. This fact has always frustrated and angered me. What I’ve learned, though, is it is true I cannot control everything in life, but I can control how I … Continue reading

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Hold Me To It

I’m not always big on planning out my workouts for the week, because I like the flexibility to do what I feel and sometimes I’m more ambitious in the moment than I am in planning. I feel like this may … Continue reading

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14 Miler PDR!

This weekend I hit a personal distance record – a little over 14 miles! Although I’ve run two half-marathons and completed many other 10-12mile runs, this was a huge mental/physical win for me. Until a few weeks ago when I … Continue reading

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Get up and go!

I’ve had a lot of trouble dragging my butt out of bed these past few weeks. The sun is rising later, it’s getting colder and my insomnia has not improved…. Tomorrow morning I’m planning a very chill (45 degrees in … Continue reading

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