Category Archives: Motivation

Motivational Monday

There are 34 days left in 2011, and I have 203 miles left to reach my 1000 mile goal. Nothin’ like waiting until the last minute! I want to run fifty miles this week. It would be a new record … Continue reading

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Motivational Monday- Matt Long Edition

The Long Run is the story of Matt Long, a firefighter, Boston Qualifying Marathoner, and Ironman who was run over by a bus and given a 5% chance of survival. Despite the physical and emotional hell Long was put through, … Continue reading

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Motivation Monday – Weightloss

There are a few races in the early part of 2012 that I am hoping to participate in (you’ll find out which ones when I actually register). My goal for Chicago was just to cross the finish line. When I … Continue reading

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Motivational Monday

Things definitely took an uphill turn last week after my temper tantrum. I got back to working out, and immediately started feeling more like myself. After having mini emotional breakdowns to anyone who would give me an ear, I am … Continue reading

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Motivation Monday

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If I had To Run For My Life I Would Probably Die

So, somehow now that I have completed a marathon people have gotten the idea that I am some sort of runner. Yeah. Freakin’. Right. I am a SLOOOOOW POOOOOKE! A pregnant lady almost beat me! I do love running, but … Continue reading

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Born To Run

I had been interested in reading Born to Run for some time. Other bloggers sang it’s praises and I noticed references to it in a few running articles. At one point I even started it at Barnes and Noble, but … Continue reading

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