#WDWMarathon Training: Week 1

August 29, 2016

Hey, BIG NEWS – I survived Week 1! Even better, I didn’t miss any runs. I know it doesn’t look like much on paper, but I fought for every single one of those miles – and early-morning wake-ups! – this week. I’ll start reporting run stats next week, but I averaged just under 12 min/mi more »

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#WDWMarathon Training: Here We Go

August 24, 2016

Alright. It’s go time. After registering for the Walt Disney World Marathon months ago, building some excitement with a little light reading, and losing a bit of focus while traveling; the time is finally here. Marathon training starts this week and I’m diving in head first. Race goals: Finish. Obviously. Not feel like death at more »

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Brooks Run Signature

August 18, 2016

A few months ago Brooks revealed their new “Run Signature.” You can read my initial review here. The basic principle is Brooks Run Signature assesses the way your body naturally runs and offers the right shoe to fit your run, your way. For a full understanding of how the process works, I would recommend taking more »

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August 16, 2016

Hi. It’s me again. I just returned from back-to-back work trips and I am utterly exhausted. The older I get, the harder these trips become. If I had a dollar for every time someone told me I looked tired today, I would have a lot of dollars. There was once a time when I would more »

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Annalynn: 10 months

August 1, 2016

Happy 10 months, Annalynn! I can’t believe it, but you’re in double digits now. It’s unbelievable how fast time flies with you around! You’re in size 9-12 month clothes, size 4 diapers, and weigh just over 18 lbs. You love to smile, laugh, and are fluent in babble. Milestones Girl, you have some speed! No more »

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Running Check-In

July 19, 2016

I’m officially 24 weeks out from the Walt Disney World Marathon. Here are my current stats: Weekly miles: 0-6 miles Runs per week: 0-3 Average pace: ?? (12:00 min/mi???) As you can see, I’m basically starting from scratch here. My goal is to start training in September, giving myself roughly 18 weeks to train. After more »

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