Lacing Up My Running Shoes

I’ve been running again. Remember when I was hanging up my running shoes? I took about a year off from running and I don’t regret it in the slightest. My body and mind were not in a place where I enjoyed running or even the feeling you get after a run because who are we kidding […]

Hanging up my running shoes

I had grand plans you guys. As you know from previous posts I was training for a half marathon. And I was so excited. It was going to be epic and it had tiaras, tutus, hot shirtless men – how much better could a first half marathon get? Well here’s the thing. Shit happens. Life […]

My 21 Day Fix Before & After

If you follow on any social media channel you know I posted my before and after photos after completing the 21 Day Fix. (EEEEEEEEK) Here’s what I wrote along with the photo (because I think I said it really well the first time): I’m freaking out posting this but here it goes! This is my before […]

Training for a Half

A long time ago (like a year-ish) I trained for a 5k. I trained diligently and hard and I ran my first 5k. And then my 2nd 5k, 3rd, etc. And then winter hit and I stopped running. Cause shit be cold here. And I kind of stopped running altogether. But here and there I’d pop […]

Celebrating the accomplishments – I F*CKING DID IT!!!

The weekend before Thanksgiving was my test. The final hurdle of my Couch to 5k journey. The weekend where I ran my first official 5k race. And then ran my second 5k race the very next day. That’s right, I went two-for-two. I signed up for the Massapequa Park Turkey Trot first, since it was pretty […]

Now that it’s over… but it’s really just begun

I finished my c25k training on October 29. Woo hoo!!! But that doesn’t mean I’ve stopped running. Oh no – I have to keep on going, because my first 5k race is November 23rd. And then I’m doing another one November 24th! AHH!!!! The 23rd is the Massapequa Park Turkey Trot, and the 24th is […]