30 weeks of Marathon training.

just a spot to write about the next 30 weeks….of running.

Monthly Archives: December, 2014

Monday

Monday was pretty good. It is now 56 days until my surgery.  When I write it like that it seems like a very long time.  But you know, life throws really hard curve balls sometimes.  Not only did I get hurt, but I have a new job and can’t get unhurt til later.  I need …

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sore….hurts so good.

Today was a great day. Firstly Coach and his wife had their beautiful baby! Last night, I got an email that appears to have been sent pretty quickly after the grand event.  I felt pretty special. I seriously felt like I was the “special auntie”….. Which I tried really hard to keep in check, because …

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Let’s just overdo it…shall we?

Today I walked 50 laps.  It’s 0.71 miles.  All in the pool. I was not nearly as happy as this young lady.  Nor did I look as cute, though I decided what the heck it is December so I wore my ridiculous Snowman swim suit. Yes this is the exact suit. I wore it all …

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It’s scheduled.

So Since late October, I’ve been struggling with this incredible injury. It has really been difficult, and kind of affected every aspect of my life.  I’ve never had an injury so totally take over my life. Never. I worry that I am going to lose my job because it is so difficult to be there …

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Hump Day & Thursday

The wise men rode camels, so hump day in the first week of Advent is totally acceptable. I was ok today.  having a bit of frustration about essentially being used by my old job.  I am super annoyed that I am still essentially contracted to be doing their work, and having to go back and …

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More ongoing…

It’s Tuesday. I awoke at 3:30 in the morning and thrashed about.  Gently. I felt very tired but couldn’t sleep. It finally dawned on my I was in incredible pain.  It was time for more medications. I stumbled around (gently) and medicated myself.  I waited… 30 minutes later, I really felt the same. I got …

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monday monday

I woke up for work today feeling HORRIFIC. My head hurt, my leg hurt, my back hurt.  I don’t think there was anything on me that didn’t hurt. I walked the dog, mailing some Christmas cards… I then headed off to work grumpily.  As I’ve said, adjusting to the new job has not been that …

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Oh my….

What an unusual day. I got up…felt pretty OK… And by OK, I was able to walk the dog, deal with his output…and get back to the couch position. I tend to be pretty optimistic, so I was like, OK, gonna be a good day. By 10 am, I was really bored with Facebook, Daily …

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