Post Chevron Houston Marathon + Training in Full Swing + Race Day Magic Wishes + What’s Next

Hi friends! So, I’ve meant to post this for the past week, but I just haven’t quite made the time! I have GOT to get back into my blog habits 🙂 So, going back to the most magical 26.5 (yup, ran further than 26.2, lol) Miles I’ve ever ran. It’s hard to believe it’s already …

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Back on the Wagon + 9 Days until the Chevron Houston Marathon + Taper Week 1 + Friday Favorites

Happy New Year! It’s been two weeks since I’ve blogged, and a resolution this year is to get back on track with a daily blog post. I think sometimes I made it way more complicated than it needed to be, so I’m going to just be simple, share my running journey and snippets from life... …

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Why You Might Be Restless After a Hard Run or Race + Happy Christmas Eve + Wedding Pictures Sneak Peak

Happy Christmas Eve everyone! I’m been awake for almost all of it 🙂 The past few nights I’ve had crap sleep, and I mentioned I had done some research and would share my findings. Last night was one of the worst nights sleep I’ve had in a long time. I went to bed at like …

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62 Mile Marathon Training Week + My Very First 5k + Restless Sleep After Long Run or Race

No wonder I was tired at the end of yesterday. Not only did I finish an 18 mile Sunday long Run but I clocked 62 miles for the week, my highest mileage of the training cycle. Why I didn’t put in this work years ago is beyond me, but I think I needed to be …

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The Taper Blues + Pre Race Sickness, Phantom Pains & Worry + Embrace The Less

Taper Pains Last weekend I ran my 33rd half marathon. I had put in some great runs, hadn’t missed a workout, and was looking forward to a mini taper.... until I was in it and was miserable. I only had a mini taper, as San Antonio wasn’t the goal... Houston is, in January. I’ll then …

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