Up at SIX! On the road fifteen minutes later! BAM!! Like a boss!! A slow boss, but a boss!
"To sleep, perchance to dream. Ay, there's the rub." Remember how I said a couple of days ago that I was going to make an attempt to get up and do my workout in the morning because of the summer heat? The red arrow is when my alarm went off at 6:00am. I automatically FLUNG … Continue reading To Sleep
Growing up with nine siblings is an experience that most don't get to have. Ten kids makes for a rowdy bunch. Full of piss and vinegar. Loyal to one another. Protective of one another. Over the top dramatic and outspoken and loud and boisterous. All these things we get from our mother. She is funny. … Continue reading Phone Home
Today officially begins my 10K training. Well, technically it was yesterday, but the training plan started off with a rest day as Day 1. Weird, but OK. I spent a couple of hours Sunday morning going through my workout plan for July. I made some tweaks to it based on what the runs are actually supposed … Continue reading Getting Started
I have really been missing my big boy the last few days. It was really hard right after I had to let him go, but then it seemed better. Like I was on the upswing. But somehow the last few days have just been hard. I really miss him. There were 12 really, really good … Continue reading Days Gone By
It's been a LONG time since I've told a Melissa Story. I got a phone call this afternoon and heard her cheery voice on the other end. We chit chatted about everything, as we always do whenever she calls. I could hear Hurricane Mara's giggles and jabbering in the background, as I always can. It … Continue reading Ingenuity
Monday marks the official start of my 10K training! I'm both excited to dive into training, and nervous about it. I'll just apologize in advance for the significant amount of whining that will be happening in the coming weeks. Since the beginning of the month I've been trying to get back into the workout mindset. … Continue reading Rollin’ Rollin’ Rollin’