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Workouts – Last Week Today – January 15

Last week was my final week of training before running the Houston Marathon. Today, I set out to accomplish that big scary goal that I had set out to do a year ago – and I finished!  I’ll be posting a recap of the race in the upcoming week… stay tuned! This week was an easy week for me, as I finished…
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Workouts – Last Week Today – January 8

I’m heading into my FINAL week of training for the Houston Marathon. Race day is in 7 days away. I’m hanging out in the taper now. My mileage was a little low last week as I ran my Sunday long run on Saturday due to the holiday. I made it to two yoga classes this week, which felt awesome!  I’ve been foam rolling…
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Workouts – Last Week Today – January 1

Happy New Year!!! I’m still formulating my goals and aspirations for 2017… I’ll be posting more about that later this week, along with my 2016 recap and my 2017 first half racing calendar. I’m in my 14th week of training for the Houston Marathon. Race day is a mere 2 weeks away!! I’m hanging out in the taper now. I’m enjoying the mileage…
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Workouts – Last Week Today – December 25

I’m in my 13th week of training for the Houston Marathon. Race day is 3 weeks away!! I’ve finished out my highest mileage runs and I’m headed into the taper. It was a great week of running, kicking off with the Santa Hustle Half in Galveston. I changed around my workouts a bit so that I wasn’t running my long run on…
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Workouts – Last Week Today – December 18

I’m in my 12th week of training for the Houston Marathon. Race day is 4 weeks away!! Coral assignments came out this week… things are feeling real! Summer was back in Houston this week.  Overall I had a great week of running. Here is how my week played out: Sunday – 16 mile long run with 3 miles ‘fast’ at miles 12-15. Monday – 5 miles…
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Workouts – Last Week Today – December 11

I’m in my 11th week of training for the Houston Marathon. Race day is 5 weeks away!! We had some wintery weather for Houston this week.  I am really enjoying heading to the waterway to run… it’s a very well lit area with lots of runners/walkers/bikers.  Since it is the holiday season, it is also lit up with Christmas lights… which makes…
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Workouts – Last Week Today – December 4

I’m in my 10th week of training for the Houston Marathon. Race day is 6 weeks away!! Nothing noteworthy stood out this week.  I enjoyed all my runs… work got in the way of leaving early a couple times, but I was able to adjust to a different day of the week with ease.  I’m finding that running on Monday nights with…
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Workouts – Last Week Today – November 27

I’m in my 9th week of training for the Houston Marathon. Race day is 7 weeks away!! This week I had great week of training! I’m loving the crisp fall weather that we had most of the week.  I mixed up my mileage and workouts up a bit… to compensate for family being in town. On Thanksgiving my family participated in the Run…
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Workouts – Last Week Today – November 20

I’m in my 8th week of training for the Houston Marathon. Race day is 8 weeks away… and I’m feeling pretty good This week was a cut back week for me.  I had a great week of running this week!  Here’s how it all shook out: Sunday – Rest. We got back from the deer lease too late for me to head…
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Workouts – Last Week Today – November 13

I’m in my 7th week of training for the Houston Marathon. Race day is 63 days away… and I’m feeling pretty good Being an evening runner, I am really not enjoying the time change.  Thankfully, I have an awesome boss that lets me leave early on the days I need to run. I had a great week of running this week!  Here’s…
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