Sunday, May 31, 2020

Weekly Sweats: Hits, Runs, and Errors

Let's start this week's post with a progression that gave me a bit of a chuckle this week.  On the left, my neighborhood park in early April.  On the right, my neighborhood park now.  Don't worry, there are plenty of other signs in the park, but it's a good example of things not going to plan.  Speaking of which...

My plan for this week: drop my mileage and hit speed training with a vengeance.

The reality for this week: Holy Heatwave Batman!  I dropped my mileage like a bad habit and that's a fact.  Here are the hits, runs, and errors that went down for 23 miles of running

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Weekly Eats: Cracking the Salad Code

A weekly round up: eats, watches, and reads.  In this week's edition, I cracked the salad code, celebrated a new state law, "helped" my stepson with his homework, and went on a book binge.

Sunday, May 24, 2020

Weekly Sweats: If Not Now, When?

This week: 24.45 miles, some welshing and redemption on the weight lifting front, and my fastest mile ever.

Monday, May 18, 2020

Weekly Eats: 5 Things

A weekly round up: eats, watches, and reads.  This week I'm taking a shot at a "Five Things" post, talking food, watching a bunch of silent movies, and ranking Lisa Jewell novels.  Good times.

Sunday, May 17, 2020

Weekly Sweats: Real Runners Walk

In this week's recap: 28 miles of running, a weight workout, and I get schooled on the benefits of run-walk intervals. 

Monday, May 11, 2020

Weekly Eats: A Temporary Return to Normal

A weekly roundup: eats, watches, and reads.  The story of a bittersweet return to normal life.

Sunday, May 10, 2020

Weekly Sweats: Running Under Pressure

In this week's edition, 29.25 miles of running and a weight workout, a ton of stress, and I registered for my favorite 10k.

Monday, May 4, 2020

Weekly Eats: A Break from Social Distancing

A weekly round up: eats, watches, and reads.  This was a very busy and very sad week, and at the end of it we can say that we got through it and found something to eat along the way.

Sunday, May 3, 2020

Weekly Sweats: Have I Gotten Faster?

This was a hard week with some good running mixed in.  26.5 miles of running and two weight workouts.  I finally have some data to support that I've gotten faster, and I'm going to ramble my heart out about what's working for me now.