Well - I had some health setbacks this year. My thyroid went all wonky again early in the year bringing with it about 15 extra pounds. It took months to feel normal from that swing once they upped my medication again. After that I was having intermittent severe stomach pains. After a ct scan, a visit with my regular doc, my lady doc and my rheumatologist all who didn't have any solid reason I … [Read more...] about 2016 A year in review
When I set my goal to run Wine and Dine I had never run a full mile. I was not a runner period. I have a lot of health issues to over come on a daily basis and my whole family thought I had completely lost my mind. Fast forward a whole bunch of training miles, IV treatments and doctors appointments and here I am Running the Disney Wine and Dine Half Marathon with my son Taylor. Our … [Read more...] about 2014 Wine and Dine Recap!
I was ahead! I was running my training schedule and doing P90X3. What happened next just really derailed me – Allergy Season. The pollen vortex (really that is what our news called it) kicked my ass. Training schedule blown, P90X3 delayed ugh so frustrating. I’ve gotten allergy shots for about 9 years now. Last season I barely felt spring but this season was a different story. Basically … [Read more...] about Catching my Breath and Running On!
Just realized that the schedule I was using was an 18 week schedule and I have 34 weeks until race day! That means i'm ahead! … [Read more...] about Training Schedule!
So my running buddy and oldest son is home from college this week for spring break. As he has agreed to do this run with me this November - he said he would go running with me this week. The weather last week was so cold I didn't get out at all during the week. Earlier in the week there was a lot of ice on the roads and then it just never got warm - until Saturday. Saturday we picked up Taylor … [Read more...] about Counting down to the half!