Category Archives: Training

New Breakfast Love: Homemade Blueberry Muffins

I got turned onto the Minimalist Baker lately and I’ve fully adopted their Blueberry Muffin Breakfast Cookies as my go-to in the mornings. I make them on Sundays and then we’re set for the week! Knowing whats in them makes me feel good about it being high quality fuel for training and it’s really easy […]

NYC Marathon Data

It’s been a couple weeks since completing one of the biggest challenges of my life. NYC was both thrilling and humbling, but most of all it was something that I’ll always be proud of. I’m a tough critic of myself. Running has never been a strength for me. Carrying 165lbs of weight on top of […]

How did this happen? PR Half Effort

Every week I’ve been seeing the results that I’ve also been feeling. Eating right, training hard, being consistent and motivated by all of you has put me in a very interesting spot. So I decided to dig a little deeper into the data. Part of my marathon training has included long runs every Saturday morning. […]

NYC Marathon Training: Week 5

Here we go!! Back to the full week of #CrushItZone mode. I love getting away and exploring but there’s also something great about being on home turf cranking through workouts. It’s also a lot easier to see progress (or issues) because your comparison set is equal. This week I’ve got some easy run days that […]