Tag: running

Getting back into the blogging thing.

Hey, look! I’m back! Yes, again. I seem to take long blog absences, but I’ve been pretty busy with getting married and all. I really want to get back into writing in this blog more often.

First goal met!

Around this time last year, I started my first running group. Observe a tweet from one of my first runs of that training: I remember those first few runs of that training, where I felt like I was going to die or drop dead after running a minute or two. I remember sweating buckets and […]

Making progress

See this face? This is the face of a “I ran a sub 11 minute mile for the first time ever!” face. I started my 10k training this past week. Yes, I made the decision to run, despite the fact that I came down with a cold. To my defense, I started feeling better the […]

Hot Chocolate Run 2012 Race Recap!

So, I’ve had a pretty exciting past few days – I finish NaNoWriMo, then I run a 5k, and not only any 5k, but a 5k with hot chocolate at the end! This past autumn, my sister told me about the Hot Chocolate Run for Safe Passage, an annual run in Northampton, Massachusetts, to benefit […]

Runner’s Alley / Red Hook 5K!

So, I ran a 5K yesterday! Words can’t describe how great I feel after the race yesterday. Crossing that finish line was one of the best feelings ever, and I’m proud of myself for being able to run 3.1 miles without giving up. Seriously, today’s race has me PUMPED and ready for more! I discovered […]

Born to run

This past Thursday, Ted and I planned on hitting the Portsmouth Brewery for dinner, as it was rumored that the elusive Kate the Great would make a guest appearance that night. Not to miss another tapping of this excellent beer, we set out to the Brewery just before 6, hoping we hadn’t missed it. As […]