Favorite Cross Training Workouts

Favorite Cross Training Workouts

Happy Wednesday! We are partway through the week and just a few days away from September. The start of September will mean that we are just TWO months away from the TCS NYC Marathon! That is crazy. As we get closer to the day of the marathon, my training is starting to ramp up and … Read More

Tuesday Tangents

Tuesday Tangents

I know I sound like a broken record… but how is this week the last week in August already?! It is back to school time, meaning that most of my teacher friends are either back with students or preparing for them with Professional Development days. It also means it’s time to start mentally transitioning from … Read More

Marathon Training, Week 10 Recap

Marathon Training, Week 10 Recap

Another week gone by already! With only one week to go in August it seems that fall is coming up much more quickly than I anticipated. As I get further into training, it is actually getting easier to keep up with my workouts. The workouts themselves are getting harder and longer, but I feel more … Read More

Silent Saturday

Silent Saturday

As we wake up on this glorious Saturday morning, I know that many folks are gearing up to head out (or have already headed out) for their weekly long runs. I have a bulletin board in my room that holds all of my favorite running pictures and running scenes. Sometimes when I am lacking motivation … Read More

Staying Present in the Pain

Staying Present in the Pain

This week I started reading a new book, much different than the past few summer reads I’ve enjoyed. This book is all about staying present and truly absorbing the moment, rather than striving to be perfect by over committing yourself and skimming through your day. I chose this book on a whim, mostly because I … Read More

25 Minute HIIT Workout

25 Minute HIIT Workout

Happy Wednesday, friends! We are halfway through the week already and this is usually when I like to check myself and see if I’m still on track for the week, or if I’ve lost some steam. I have to switch a few workouts on my training plan around this week because I have less time … Read More