Tag Archives: Running

Another Stepping Stone

Sunday was another glorious day of weather perfectly setting me up for a successful run. To be honest, it was almost a tad bit on the cold side for my personal preference when running but I’ll take that over a sweltering Florida day anytime! In theory I thought the seven mile run the previous weekend […]

No Rest For The Weary

There are days when the phrase that keeps echoing through my head is, “why me?” Why am I the one facing this? Why do I have to be the strong one? Why can’t I allow myself to let down my guard? Then I remember it’s because I’m tough enough to handle the cards I’ve been […]

The Training. The Pain. The Fibro. The Finish.

In recent posts I’ve touched on the fact that I let my Maid of Honor talk me into running three 5ks with her. However, before I knew it she had talked me into a fourth and then I talked myself into a fifth so that I could run with my colleagues at work in a […]

Hard Work, Sweat And Duck Tape?

This past Saturday morning I had the amazing opportunity to run a 5k with my Maid of Honor and I’m glad I got my butt out of bed early enough to do it.  It was a fundraiser for a young man in the area and with there being over 400 runners I would say it […]

Who Steps Up When Everyone Else Leaves?

With the Tower of Terror 10 Miler right around the corner, I’ve been spending a fair amount of my time out hitting the pavement to train. Running outside is always my preference so that I can take in the scenery instead of staring at the same spot on the wall while on a treadmill. However, […]