What a train wreck the first few weeks of August have been. I have been working through so many different feelings as I made my decision to give up on my goal of completing a half marathon. Two years ago when I set the goal, I was so excited, so committed, and couldn't wait for … Continue reading Maritime Race Weekend 2017 Training Update
Another week in the books and a whole bunch of steps closer to my first half marathon. This week was kept a bit more in line with the schedule than previous weeks, however, I have been thinking of tweaking the schedule and after Friday's long run, the changes are definitely happening. I am struggling too … Continue reading Half Marathon Training – 47 days to go!
I have been following where the path leads more and more as I make my way through life. I use to be a planner, a hard core planner. My lists had lists. The agenda was strict and unwavering. The "suppose to do's" ruled my days, hours and minutes. The guilt for not following those lists … Continue reading Following Where the Path Leads.
Happening, just a little jumbled up! That's probably the best way to describe the training at the present moment. Now that the beautiful weather of summer is here, our family has been soaking up every moment we can of it before it quickly leaves us. Our days have been filled with days on the Halifax … Continue reading Half Marathon Training – Week ?? Recap ( 53 days to go!)
A race can be a favorite for many different reasons. For me, the 2017 Salmon Festival Race will always be a favorite race because it was the first finish line that I crossed with my daughter. I have loved this sport since I completed my first full km of running. I fell even more in … Continue reading Salmon Festival 5 km Race