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13 May 2014, 11:59 am; 0 comments

Bayshore Aftermath and a Picnic

The day after the Bayshore Half Marathon, I ran four easy recovery miles with Jessica. Then I did basically nothing for two days. It killed me, but my legs didn’t work, so there’s that. I got back into the gym yesterday for the first time since May 19th. I did legs!! With my injury and [...] Read more?

Race Report: Bayshore Half Marathon

This past weekend I went up to Traverse City with some friends to run the Bayshore Half Marathon. It was my first half and I think it’s my new favorite distance. In the weeks leading up to the race, I was starting to feel really burned out. I had some really shitty runs and I [...] Read more?

Racing Running

28 May 2013, 11:05 am; 8 comments

Scary Run Tonight

I just got back from a run. A horrible run. A horrible 6.7-mile run that should have felt easy because I am three and a half weeks out from my half marathon. Lately, I haven’t wanted to run and I’m confused because I love running. When I have someone to run with, I love it [...] Read more?

Health & Fitness Running

2 May 2013, 10:57 pm; 5 comments

Having Confidence to Do Things

I’m weird about confidence. I think I am painfully self-aware, but at the same time I don’t usually even care about looking presentable. Jeans, tshirt, ponytail, and I’m good to go. Today is the first time in a month that I’ve worn makeup. So I guess you might say I’m a pretty confident person. That, [...] Read more?