B+

B+

Ok, so a lot of you know by now that I am really struggling with the entire idea of the New York City Marathon. Yes, it was my decision to do it.  I actively seeked out and joined a charity team to fundraise for entry into this race. So why, if I seemingly have no … Continue reading

Product Review & Giveaway: PickleAde!

Product Review & Giveaway: PickleAde!

There are two types of people in this world – those that like pickles, and those that don’t. If you happen to fall into the latter category, then this post isn’t for you.  You may as well stop reading right now and just come back in a few days when I publish a new post … Continue reading

Weekly Training Recap

Today marked one week until the New York City Marathon! I’m still really nervous about my training for this race (or lack thereof), but fortunately thanks to all of the AMAZING comments on my “New York State of Panic” post and some super awesome twitter friends sharing some tips, advice and experience, I’m at least … Continue reading

A New York State of Panic.

A New York State of Panic.

So last week I was sitting on my couch flipping through Runner’s World (you know, the one I’m IN!!)… …and I came to this ad: For anyone that doesn’t know, that is a picture of runners going over the Verazzano Bridge at the start of the New York City Marathon. I’m sure a lot of … Continue reading

Running at Dark O’Clock

Running at Dark O’Clock

So a few weeks ago I mentioned in a post that I was really struggling to get up early and run before work.  I’d set my alarm then hit snooze.  Then hit snooze again.  And again…and again…until it was time for me really to get up and shower to go to work. A lot of … Continue reading

Weekly Training Recap

Weekly Training Recap

RECAP (10/14-10/20) Monday – 75 minute yoga class Tuesday – 3 miles (Marathon Sports Mashpee run club) It’s dark when we run now so we’ve stocked up on our “night running” gear! Wednesday – 75 minute yoga class Thursday –  none So I actually got up early to run (thanks to Kellie!), but when I realized how … Continue reading

Weekly Training Recap

Weekly Training Recap

Ok, so which of you good little runners gets Runner’s World?? Well, I haven’t gotten my November issue yet, but friends all over the inter-webs have been sending me pictures of page 6…ME on page 6! Yup!  That’s me in the orange tank top!  My friend Stacey took this picture during one of our run club … Continue reading

Weekly Training Recap

Weekly Training Recap

**Giveaway Winner:  The winner of the Zooma fuel sample pack is Rachel from Darlin’ Rae!  E-mail me your mailing address at LiveRunGrow@gmail.com and I’ll get your prize out to you!** RECAP (9/29-10/5) Monday – none Tuesday – 3 miles (Marathon Sports Mashpee run club) Wednesday – none Thursday –  3 mile run (1 month until NYCM!) Friday … Continue reading

Adjusting

Adjusting

So if you’ve been seeing my Weekly Training Recaps you may notice that well…there’s not all that much to recap! Since we’ve moved I’ve sort of been struggling to get anything other than a few runs a week in (and this week I only ran twice!), not to mention I haven’t been to yoga once … Continue reading