Monthly Archives: March 2012

17 miles for March 17!

What a wonderful weekend! After having an awful week the other week, this weekend was just rainbows and sunshine.  Literal sunshine.  No actual rainbows, but that’s okay.  Did I mention sunshine? And temps in the 70s?  Last year, we had … Continue reading

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It’s good to be back…

Oh, dreamers, it feels so good to be clawing my way back up and out of the darkness. With the time change, here in Minnesota, we received another gift – warm temperatures, including record-setting temps for this time of the … Continue reading

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Wednesday Weigh-In 3/14/12

1/1/12 weight:  163.8 lb. (oof!) 1/11/12 weight: 162.2 lb. (-1.6 lb) 1/18/12 weight: 160.8 lb. (-1.4 lb) 1/25/12 weight: 159.8 lb. (-1.0 lb) 2/1/12 weight: 162.6 lb. (+2.8 lb) 2/8/12 weight: 159.6 lb. (-3.0 lb) 2/15/12 weight: 164.0 lb. (+4.4 … Continue reading

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Finding which way is up.

It feels like crawling through absolute darkness.  No stars nor sun nor even artificial light to be found.  It feels like crawling through the thickest sludge you can imagine, completely surrounding you.  There’s no way up and no way out.  … Continue reading

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Five-Question Friday!

Clarinda, over at Enjoying the Course, posted some answers to Five-Question Friday, so I thought I’d answer them myself! 1. Are you looking forward to the time change this weekend? Not really.  I will like having more daylight to think about … Continue reading

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Weigh-in 3/7/12

1/1/12 weight:  163.8 lb. (oof!) 1/11/12 weight: 162.2 lb. (-1.6 lb) 1/18/12 weight: 160.8 lb. (-1.4 lb) 1/25/12 weight: 159.8 lb. (-1.0 lb) 2/1/12 weight: 162.6 lb. (+2.8 lb) 2/8/12 weight: 159.6 lb. (-3.0 lb) 2/15/12 weight: 164.0 lb. (+4.4 … Continue reading

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Halfway, plus!

Good morning, dreamers!  Somehow, it’s March.  Also, somehow, I have made it halfway through marathon training!  The end of week 15 featured this 14-mile treadmill run.  I felt great! I started week 16 Tuesday morning, with speedwork on the treadmill.  Though … Continue reading

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It’s as much a mental game as a physical one.

Thanks to Iron Girl on Facebook, I just found out about a seminar being offered as a live call on March 14.  It’s $18 to sign up, and I wanted to mention this in case anyone out there reading was … Continue reading

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