Running streak completed

 Made it through day 81. Total miles: 235.5 I didn’t make it up to my 100 days, but after Peru I’m going to try again. There’s a good reason, but I don’t think I want to give any excuse on here. That gives me a couple weeks to continue running and start doing more strength…

Day 80

Short term goal: 100 Days Long term goal: 186 days (6 months) Miles run this week: 16.5 Total miles run/walked in the challenge: 231.5 For the last several months I have been long-distance-dating a guy. Long story short, lots of traveling back, forth, and in between. Since I’ve started the streak, this has meant that…

Day 73

Short term goal: 100 Days Long term goal: 186 days (6 months) Miles run this week: 22 Total miles run/walked in the challenge: 215 (over 200! yay!) For those interested in world travel and marathons, this is for you! I have never yet run a full marathon, but this is great inspiration! Now I need…

Day 66

Short term goal: 100 Days Long term goal: 186 days (6 months) Miles run this week: 25 (yay, ¬†I made it to 25!) Total miles run/walked in the challenge: 193 This is what my self talk was tonight! ^ At the time of my writing this, I recently had a cart fall on my leg….

Day 59

Short term goal: 100 Days Long term goal: 186 days (6 months) Miles run this week: 18 Total miles run/walked in the challenge: 168 As I’m just approaching the two month mark, I’ve also been researching some more running inspirations. It’s important for me to maintain consistency, and sharing this with you, as well as…

Day 52

Short term goal: One Hundred Days!–50 day mark PASSED!!! Long term goal: 186 days (6 months) Miles run this week: 20 Total miles run/walked in the challenge: 150 One improvement in my running (despite not seeming to even make it to 25 miles completed in a week!) is that I am running most of the…

Motivation, Here I Come!

What do you do to stay motivated? There are so many things in my life that I feel require motivation to keep persevering! Most of these things are not just one-and-done! Running/Exercise: While I am challenging myself to continue a running streak (almost 2 months down)! I also am trying to run more during the…

Day 45

Short term goal: Reach 50 days!–5 days to go! Long term goal: 186 days (6 months) Miles run this week: 21.5 Total miles run/walked in the challenge: 130 It’s been several weeks since this story came out, but the impact is still the same. Watch what happens when a marathon runner’s knees give out, and…

Day 38

Short term goal: Reach 50 days! Long term goal: 186 days Miles run this week: 21 Total miles run/walked in the challenge: 110.5 It has been a challenge this week to NOT skip a day! I’ve had to convince myself on those freezing, windy days to run back and forth in my living room, or…

Day 31

Short term goal: Reach 50 days! Long term goal: 186 days Miles run and walked this week: 28.5 Total miles run/walked in the challenge: 89.5 By the time you read this, I will have completed my first month of running one mile every day! At the moment of writing though, I’m not quite there. I…

Day 24

Short term goal (for now): one more week! Long term goal: six months (soon to be 5!)–186 days total Miles run this week (then, run/walked…see Day 17): 17 Total miles: 61 For your inspiration! Here’s an article about a 101-year-old woman who began running at a more “mature” age! Her story inspires me to keep…

Day 17

Short Term Goal: Two more weeks! Long Term Goal: Six Months (I think I can!) Miles run/walked this week: 19 * (the first mile is always a run, and after that, depending on the day, I’ll run 2-3 more miles or alternate between running/walking) TOTAL miles: 44 Challenge for this week: the¬†WIND! It’s been crazy…