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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San Antonio Rock N Roll Half Marathon Race Recap

Okay, so I’m finally making the time to write this recap. I will do better on these blog posts again 🙂 I have one for every day next week pretty much lined up! You’ll have to excuse a lot of my pictures as many will be from Instagram. I got so excited last weekend that …

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Happy Thanksgiving + Few Wedding Pictures + Turkey Trot 1st Place PR

Holy Moly! I haven’t blogged in almost two weeks, but with holidays here and things slowing down I’ll be back at it! The wedding is sadly over as well so I’ll have lots more time on my hands! Y’all, I have a wife!!!! There is so much I want to share about the wedding as …

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Favorite Running Books (by request) + Countdowns are Getting Real

How is it already Thursday... and the 7th of November. I've wished for this time of the year... well, all year... and now I want time to slow down a bit so I don't miss anything! It's gone by so fast that tomorrow I will share our Christmas decorating skills as our tree went up …

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Happy Halloween + Back on Track + Happy, Hungry and Humble + Be in the Now + Austin Marathon

I hope everyone had a fantastic Halloween! I need to know what everyone did and what costumes were worn! So, has anyone else heard Christmas Carols as of yet? I have and I’ll admit I’m not quite ready for it! Listen, I was that kid that would cry taking down the Christmas tree and loved …

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