My goal this year for the Stillwater Log Run 10-miler, which was nearly a month ago already, was to beat last year’s time. This year’s race, on September 22 (my son’s 25th birthday!), was supposed to be better than last year. I felt better. I felt stronger. I felt more prepared. I was ready. Or so I thought. Once again, I decided to run with … Continue reading Stillwater Log Run vs. TC 10 Mile
I am not sure if it was an average of the five-plus hours of sleep in the last three days or maybe the humidity or even poor nutrition (although I have been eating pretty decent lately!), but I really wanted to give up and quit running when I hit mile three of my five-mile planned run this morning. It was just not a good run. … Continue reading Not every run can be good
Hey everyone! So, in about a month, my husband and I will be running the Twins Cities in Motion 10-mile run. It is taking place during the big Twin Cities Marathon weekend. Our race takes place Sunday, October 7, which happens to be the day before our 10-year wedding anniversary. How cool is that – 10 miles for 10 years! And, another exciting part is … Continue reading Need your help!
As she was running down a lonely country road, the sun was starting to peak above the horizon. The sky was aglow in shades of yellow, orange, red and purple. The air was thick and a light fog was just started to lift. As the sun made it’s way past the horizon and into the Saturday morning sky, something on the side of the road, … Continue reading The mind is an interesting thing
Hey everyone, it’s me, Celeste, who used to blog at Confessions of a [former] Fat Girl. Don’t worry, that blog is still there. I just decided to start a new blog because…well, because I just felt I wanted a new, fresh start I guess. The look of the blog is still a work in progress. Over the next fews weeks, you may see the look … Continue reading A fresh start