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Tweet It’s been a tough year for weight maintenance over here. I’ve gained back a fair amount of the weight I lost two years ago, and it’s a bummer. Mostly because my pants don’t fit anymore, and I like the pants I have. I’m not ready to dive back into race training – partly because

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Tweet It’s been a long, strange winter. It was cold and windy and I didn’t want to do anything except nest. New house, new town, new running trails. I didn’t have a lot of interest or ability to focus outward. Or inward, really, and I have a tendency toward anxiety when I stop taking time

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Tweet Well, it’s depressing but true. I have gained 10 pounds since September. My pants are tight. This is Not Good, as I emphatically do not want to buy new pants. I like the pants I have! All is not lost. The pants still fit despite some snugness, so as long as I get back

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Tweet To combat my total lack of motivation, I’m joining the 2012 Runner’s World Holiday Running Streak. I pledge to run at least one mile every day until Christmas. My training plan for the B&A Half starts in mid-December, so I can definitely incorporate that into the streak, but mostly I want to make sure

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Tweet I took a week off of blogging last week (obviously) because my brain needed a break. I took the week before off of running because my body needed a break. I was exhausted all the time, so I focused on meditating and getting good sleep. I was able to start running again this week

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Tweet I had an entirely different post planned for today. I’m putting it off until Thursday because I realized I had something that I just absolutely had to say. I try never, ever to be a whiner on social media. I mean, I try in real life as well, but I succeed less often. Plus,

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