Our First Marathon

Well it is official. We completed out first marathon. It was certainly no joke. All the training that was put into it, all the 5 am runs, my first 20 miler, was not anywhere close to enough work. It was harder than I ever imagined it to be, partly do to how under trained we … Continue reading Our First Marathon

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The Night Before our First Marathon

We are here in Fort Myers, FL. Getting everything ready to run 26.2 miles tomorrow. Conditions aren't ideal. We are tired, and unprepared. But either way we are doing it. We picked up our bibs and race packets. Have our clothes set out and ready to go. Fuel is ready. We are setting the alarms … Continue reading The Night Before our First Marathon

Our Marathon is One Week Away

Hey! It's been a while. Last we spoke, we had completed Week 20 of Marathon training which included our first 20 mile run. These last two months, I have been diligently studying, and giving everything I can to the school my husband and I are attending. I have been able to keep up running while … Continue reading Our Marathon is One Week Away

Marathon Training Week 19

This week took a very very interesting turn of events. My husband and I both received an invitation to attend a training school for our Ministry. This is very rare to get invited to attend this, and since it is a dream and a privilege we obviously accepted the invite without hesitation. This does put … Continue reading Marathon Training Week 19

Week 10 Marathon Training- What Happens When You Are a Lazy Bones

So it's been a while... I haven't posted in quite a few weeks. The last two weeks I was on vacation in California (amazing). We were going mainly to do hiking and backpacking. I had such high hopes of keeping up with my long runs during the trip but I did 1 out of 3, … Continue reading Week 10 Marathon Training- What Happens When You Are a Lazy Bones

Saturday Morning 9 mile run, and what NOT to do

by Danielle I'm finishing up week 6 of my marathon training and today was my 9 miler, which for me is like a death sentence. But I've been working on positive thinking and mental toughness so pardon me for my negativity😬. So I was a good little marathon training girl and laid out my clothes … Continue reading Saturday Morning 9 mile run, and what NOT to do

We are running a marathon! (Unless we die first)

by Danielle My sister Josey and I have been flirting with the idea of running a marathon. We ran the Suncoast Half marathon in Lakewood Ranch, Fl last January and had a blast! Here is a great review of the race from a fellow blogger.  We both finished within 10 minutes of each other. My … Continue reading We are running a marathon! (Unless we die first)