Monthly Archives: June 2011

Aleve ahhh….

I took Aleve and ran this afternoon.  Aside from a couple of aches in my knee, it felt good.  🙂  Fitness through pharmaceuticals…  So I had a bad day yesterday.  I’m feeling much better today.  I am still a little … Continue reading

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Meltdown and Now Looking for my Aleve

Hand wringing is over and to say that I am disappointed would be an understatement.  Remember – I REALLY, REALLY, REALLY wanted to get my knee surgery over with as soon as possible.  I figured if I could knock it … Continue reading

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Anxiously Waiting

Not much to say today.  Just waiting to find out when I can have knee surgery.  I REALLY, REALLY, REALLY want to get it over with as soon as possible but I have a sinking feeling that it’ll have to … Continue reading

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I’m having a party! You wanna come?

I believe there is a conspiracy to keep me out of this race.  No one wants me to run this marathon.  There’s always SOMETHING to deal with.  I should have known I couldn’t do this.  Whoa is me. Alright, I’ve … Continue reading

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Running or Walking? Both!

This morning was my first run using the Galloway run/walk method.  I feel like I need to give you some background before I go on, though.  A couple of years ago, I started walking for fitness.  After a few months … Continue reading

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Stumbling Blocks

I woke up this morning with a aching knee.  Actually, I woke up yesterday morning with an aching knee.  I’ve waken, woked, woken (just what exactly is the correct conjugation??)  up most mornings with some kind of aching going on.  … Continue reading

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My ‘Foundation’ for Running

I am a busty lady and this presents LOTS of challenges when running.  A little jiggling during some other activity like bike riding, yoga or even walking turns into earthquake-like bouncing and misbehaving when you have a DDD cup (yes, … Continue reading

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I am going to do this!!

Hello! (Taking a deep, deep breath…) I hope you will join me on my adventure as I train for my very first full marathon.  26.2 miles.  I am breathing a little faster just thinking about it.  I’m excited and scared.  … Continue reading

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