Whenever I see someone post a picture of their thermometer reading 100+ degrees, I try to stop and appreciate San Francisco’s “summer” weather. Saturday night, (like all Saturday nights) I sat and watched Lali’s soccer game as I froze my butt off. Well, I take that back. I was prepared to freeze my butt off, […]Read more "How to survive a San Francisco summer & a PR"
Hey! Hope your Tuesday was happy. I can’t believe that today was the start of my 4th week of training. Where does the time go!? Struggles: * Time management– I hit the snooze button a few times this past week which meant that my runs were hurried, stretch sesh was miniscule, and breakfast was rushed/brought […]Read more "Week three marathon training, CHECK!"
Wow San Francisco, keep giving me your sweet sunshine & make this weekend last forever! After going to bed at a decent hour on Friday and then sleeping in on Saturday, I felt 1,000 times more energized and back to my normal self. I tend to get up early on Saturday mornings, so this weekend felt […]Read more "Weekend & race recap"
Happy Tuesday friends! I have successfully finished week one of my Marathon training program. I look forward to sharing my weekly gains, struggles, thoughts, eats, inspiration and tips with you as I train for the Nike Women’s Marathon!! A few struggles this past week included: * Not getting enough sleep. Goal this week: Go to bed a little […]Read more "Week one Marathon training, CHECK!"
In my junior year of high school I joined the track team. It was a breath of fresh air from team sports for someone like me. I was easily the slowest and least seasoned runner. Even though the idea of that bothered the perfectionist in me, I stuck the season out. The girls I ran […]Read more "Slowpoke with big aspirations"