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The Accidentally Running Mama · 1h ago

All Is Not As it Seems

    Still Plugging Along.    Still trying to figure it out.   One thing I’m trying to get a hold of is my Pace.   It is ALL over the place.   It is not reflected in the picture of my runs, b...
The Accidentally Running Mama · 3d ago

Putting the Pieces back together

Humpty Dumpty sat on a Wall Humpty Dumpty had a great fall. All the kings horses and all the kings men couldn’t put Humpty together again.   I admit it, I’ve been feeling a little bit like H...
The Accidentally Running Mama · 1w ago

Plugging Along

‘m just plugging along in my training.   To be honest, I’m kind of doing a mish mash of things right now.   For the most part, I’m following a mileage plan with Training Peaks, but that’s ab...
The Accidentally Running Mama · 1w ago

Lessons Learned

One of my favorite expression is about being kind to people. It is true too.   This expression should apply to everyone and everywhere, but we can take it to heart in our running.    Often t...
The Accidentally Running Mama · 2W ago

The Shadow of Fear

    noun noun: fear; plural noun: fears 1. an unpleasant emotion caused by the belief that someone or something is dangerous, likely to cause pain, or a threat.   verb verb: fear; 3rd person...
The Accidentally Running Mama · 2W ago

The Ungettable Get

Sometime we want things in life that we just can’t have.   Sometimes we want things in life that will never be.     Sometimes we are so busy looking backwards that we stop moving foward. Som...
The Accidentally Running Mama · 1M ago

Be Where You Are

I’m not where I used to be.    A major part of me knows that is ok.   A small part of me is still coming to terms with it.   I really wish that I could shut that small part of me up, but it’...
The Accidentally Running Mama · 1M ago

Putting My Heart Into It

Starting week 2 of Chicago Marathon training.   Another “easy” 3 miles.    Except today was HOT.   Very HOT!   So hot that my kids will have a half day from school due to excessive heat.    ...
The Accidentally Running Mama · 1M ago

Great Expectations

A friend reached out to me after my last post which if you read this one, I really appreciated (so thanks).   She felt the need to send a hug my way.    In talking to her about doing Chicago...
The Accidentally Running Mama · 1M ago

Unstoppable

    I am lucky.   I know that.   I know it could be so much worse.   I know there are people fighting much harder battles than me. Knowing this does not make it easier.   It actually makes i...