Oh, hey there. It's been a few weeks. We're already in April! I haven't been writing much because life has gotten rather busy, and I haven't been working out as much on my normal schedule. I have however been walking a ton, hiking a ton, and trying to be outdoors as much as possible with … Continue reading Squatchapple 11 Mile Trail Race Recap
I was nervous about making it out the door for my scheduled 11 mile run on Sunday after two weeks of feeling unwell and having a ton of gastrointestinal issues. I was going to do the run on a new-to-me bike path near our home, but I opted for a well-run-by-me trail that I knew … Continue reading 11 miles on the trails.
Should I still number each week of training? At some point, I'll finish the plan and just keep going... Monday: 5am 20 upper body strength, 10 core // PM 30 walk + run I actually completed over 2 miles on this run, which was below a 15:00 pace. My goal pace for runs is 16:00, … Continue reading Fourth Week of Training
Since my high school years I've always loved walking with friends. We used to walk on the boardwalk at night, then grab a snack, or hang out at someone's house. Walking in the summer evenings was a great way to move our bodies (I wasn't fitness centric then, though) and relieve the stress of those … Continue reading Miles go by faster with friends.
For over six months now, Chris and I have been trying to get a company to show up and remove a huge Oak tree in our backyard. For most people, it's pretty simple. Call and get a few estimates then book someone to remove the tree. Well, not for us. This tree was located in … Continue reading Outdoor Project: Tree Removal