Category Archives: frustration

Why does it have to hurt?

We ran outside today, slowly and with a bit of walking… Again, it’s that much harder to run outside, I find, with a strong wind blowing in your face and cold getting down to your bones, and pavement being hard … Continue reading

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It’s tiring to run on days like today

Well, it was 1.86 miles (3 km) in 24 min today.┬áSame route outside as Monday, but 3 minutes slower… ┬áNot bad, and I did run the whole time. But it can be better. It needs to be better. And fast. … Continue reading

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Tough run

With the race day rapidly approaching we decided to do our today’s run outside. Although it was a little humid (not too terrible though), it was nice and cool. I started out running pretty well, but ran out of steam … Continue reading

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Sad day

Sadly, we should have been through all 9 weeks of C25K training by now. But we are not… So far from it in fact, that we have to start back in our training quite a bit. Those huge breaks in … Continue reading

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Stuck in a rut?

Why did I even bother starting running? Who did I think I was? Did I really think I could run a marathon someday? I can’t even master stupid 5K… It’s not like it’s THAT far to run… Well, I’m in … Continue reading

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Back on track…

The break was good. Good news: 1) I tried to eat well, even though it was my birthday and a lot of times we were out, but I tried to make good choices. 2) I didn’t gain any weight basically. … Continue reading

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Temporary break

I decided to take a break from weight loss for the rest of this week (until next Monday). I think my body needs that too. I’ve been obsessing over counting every calorie going into my mouth, over exercising, over not … Continue reading

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