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Half Marathon Training – Week 4

Hey guys– just popping in for my weekly half-marathon training recap. I’m sure you can guess how this will go – I’ll tell you I ran a lot and hated it (hopefully) a little less than the week prior.

Well, you’re right. All of that is true. I’ll spare you a detailed breakdown of each day and just recap with a few fine points:

1. I’m treating my training the same way that an alcoholic working the step program lives life – one day at a time. When I’m running I take it a step further – one mile at a time. While I throw serious hissy fits before every run, so far it’s working. What’s crazier – is once I actually get out there, I pretty much stop feeling that way and ACTUALLY ENJOY IT. 

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2. I literally wouldn’t be able to do this without my dogs. They love it so much that it makes me happy that I can give them something so simple that brings them such joy. Hilarious enough – they’re little fashion mavens. I swear to GOD they recognize anything Lululemon and as soon as it comes out, THEY GO CRAZY because they know it’s run time (I’m so proud).

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3. I’m still hungry all the freaking time. I made a cheesecake… from scratch this weekend.. crust and all. What is going on??? I don’t know how to stop the sugar beast. For now, I’m giving in. 

Mileage recap for the week: 14.4 + Tuesday yoga + Friday spin

Recap Week 1 Here

Recap Week 2 Here 

Recap Week 3 Here 

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