Deep, deep marathon thoughts! (Also known as, how Cindi can quit F’ing up marathons)

First, a random thought:  peanut butter cookies are Oh-So-Good when you throw 1/2 a bag of mini-chocolate chips in the dough.  Yum! And an update on Meg:  She wrote me from camp and said that they are letting her run every day, as long as a counselor goes with her.  That's my girl! ******* Part …

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My Happy Place

I decided that 400 meters is My Happy Place (for speedy stuff; in life my Happy Place is eating bakery cake with butter cream frosting and pink roses!) Shorter than 400m and it's too quick, my turnover isn't quite there.  Longer than 400m (on a track at least; I still think i prefer doing my …

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Slacking!

Even though this new training plan has multiple workouts-from-hell each week involving hills and speed, I sort of feel like I'm slacking. Why?  The total weekly mileage is significantly less than what I was doing for Grandma's training.  For Grandma's I was logging 50 mile weeks in the first 3 weeks of training, then 6 …

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