Rainbow Sprinkles, anyone?

Is it just me, or is everything better with rainbow sprinkles on it?  Rainbow sprinkles make me happy.  And they make everything taste that much more delicious. Remember this weekend when I said I was just plain excited and not nervous about Grandma's?  Well now I'm nervous.  Not about anything specific.  I just have had …

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Ready to Roll!

I'm ready to roll. It's been a great training cycle.  The best yet.  The most quality and the most miles.  But, more importantly, the most fun for me.  I can honestly say that out of the 71 runs that I've done in this training cycle, I only felt like skipping maybe one or two.  Virtually …

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Grandma’s Training Week #10 Recap

This weekend was filled with Naked Running, grad party (which you KNOW means 3 pieces of cake for Cindi!), and my last long run before Grandma's.  It is now officially taper time!  (This week was a cut back, but I don't really consider 53 miles tapering compared to what I'm used to!) Chillaxing with the …

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267.8 miles!

Finished May this morning with an 8 mile run, which put me at 267.8 miles for the month of May.  I haven't gone back and looked through my runningahead log for the 4 years I've been tracking, but I think this month probably ranks right up there as the highest mileage month to date! This …

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Did it!

Whew!  Made it through the biggest week of Grandma's marathon training. And what a week it was.  LOTS of quality and miles.  With the holiday weekend and another crazy week with work and life, I didn't end up having time to fit in pilates more than once.  (Actually I attempted it a second time, but …

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New Zealand! (And Grandma’s Training Week #8 recap)

Mt.  Doom - New Zealand One Tree Hill - Aukland, New Zealand Roadside pic - heading south in New Zealand towards Wellington No, I didn't jet off to New Zealand and forget to tell you, my beloved blog readers, about it!  My husband did though.  He gets back today!  I just never think it's a …

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