Runnin From the Law
Marathon Runner, always in training. Single Mom, trying to figure out how to parent 2 teenagers. Former Blonde, giving the brunette thing a try. Dessert Lover, addicted to all things sweet. Lawyer and Business Owner, loving being my own boss. Blogger, recording my thoughts for my 5 readers.
I started running to escape the stress of lawyering. Now running is a part of me. My passion. My escape. My therapy. My friend. My happiness. And SO much more.
Category Archives: Taper
Taper is hard work. It’s HARD to relax, sleep in on a Saturday and only run for 90 minutes. Seriously. I feel more at ease when I’m going, going, going. When I’m sitting around – relaxing – I feel guilty … Continue reading
Today was a very productive day at work. I spent the entire day finalizing my Chicago Marathon packing list and fantasizing about crossing the finish line with a big fat PR doing lots of important lawyer stuff. Anyone else find it … Continue reading
Chicago Marathon Training, Week 14 recap Miles run: 44.5 Pilates: 3 times Core: 3 times The details: M: 7 miles (8:03 w/ 4 miles faster 7:46, 7:33, 7:24, 7:19) T: 8 miles (8:42) W: rest Th: 8 miles (w/ 10 … Continue reading
is that sometimes a person really NEEDS to run – because life is complicated and sometimes nothing helps more than a good cry while running really hard and really fast. But I already ran 8 miles (with 10 x 400m … Continue reading
I’m trying to look at taper differently this time around. Instead of being irritated that I have to take days off of running, I’m trying to think of my days off as training. Because, really, the taper is so important … Continue reading