Half-Marathon Playlist (part II)

Half-Marathon Playlist (part II)

So,..I totally thought this playlist would last me through the training and race day for my upcoming half-marathon. Turns out, I am already sick of it! I have been lacking motivation in the running department (which is oh so convenient, with an upcoming race) and in...
Yoga and Running

Yoga and Running

I was initially drawn to yoga because I thought it would help me become a better runner and counter act some of the damage that running was having on my body. It did both of those things,…and so much more! Yoga helped me realize, eventually, that I was very...
Half-Marathon Playlist

Half-Marathon Playlist

This past weekend, I ran an 8 mile training run for A Run Through Redlands half-marathon, which I plan to run in April. I was really in need of new music to keep me inspired and moving, so I made a new playlist. This should take me through my training for the race....
Half-Marathon Training Plan: Run Through Redlands 2014

Half-Marathon Training Plan: Run Through Redlands 2014

After going deliberating back and forth, I decided I will, once again, run the Run Through Redlands Half-Marathon, for the sixth year, in a row. I almost decided not to do it, because of the race start time. In years past, the race has started at 7:30. At the end of...
Attachment to Running

Attachment to Running

I am having a huge internal battle about whether or not to run another marathon. I have not run a marathon since November 2011. It was my worst marathon time, ever. I was so burned out of running (you can read more about that here). After running 9 marathons in 3...