Whooot whoot!! I have to say, I am on a roll! Getting back to lifting and running consistently has felt soooo good!! Day 3 called for 37 min with descending pace per mile.....totally nailed it!! -Mile 1-11:49 -Mile 2- 11:13 -Mile 3-10:42 -Mile .33- 10:09 Day 4 called for 27 min with descending pace per … Continue reading RUN BASE RE-DEVELOPMENT-DAY 3 & 4
It's Fitness Friday! I woke up in the morning to this beautiful site! Do you see Venus shining brightly. I totally, have been obsessed with the October sky this week. From the Moon, Mars and Venus, I just can't get enough! I actually got up before my alarm this morning but ended up getting distracting … Continue reading Stronglift 5X5 Day 3
Wednesday morning started with a little bit of a struggle. Getting back into the swing of things is going to take some time for sure. The 5:45 and the 6:00 (NO REALLY GET UP ) alarms are not getting easier but they will.....right? I hope so...... Stronglift Day 2: Squats, Overhead Press and Deadlifts. I … Continue reading Strong Lift /Run Base Re-Development-Day 2
One of the things that I have been struggling with most often and recently is the loss of my run base. To think, I used to train and run half marathons and most recently I have been struggling just to run a mile. The frustration has been quite significant for me. As I count down … Continue reading Run base re-development-Day 1
Heeeeey!! It actually feels so weird and foreign to put words to this post. My how the times have changed! You are probably wondering what the heck my post title means-76 day countdown until what-Tamieka? Well, as of today, Sunday October 15th-there are 76 days left in 2017! Can you believe that?! I know right?!? … Continue reading 76 day countdown…..
I can't believe that it has been almost a year since I have done my 1st triathlon and 1 year to the day ( Sept 17, 2017) when I was to compete in my 3rd triathlon (I have deferred my race-more on that in another post)!! NEVER in a million years, would I have thought … Continue reading WW-I have improved….
Week 4 of training in the books! The training schedule increased a bit this week. Having a plan in place continues to keep me motivated and works for me!! Here is a quick recap of the week: Scheduled Workouts: Get to the pool!!! 4x25 swim, kick, pull swim 2 x 50 swim 1:00 rest 4x25 … Continue reading 4 weeks down….5 weeks to go!
Week 3 of training in the books! The training schedule continues to be a nice ease back into training. Oh how having a plan in place works for me!! Here is a quick recap of the week: Scheduled Workouts: 400 yards Get to the pool!!! 4x25 swim, kick, pull swim 4 x 25 swim 1:00 … Continue reading 3 weeks down….6 weeks to go!
Happy Saturday all!!! I hope every one is having a great weekend so far! It’s the 1st Saturday of the month so it’s time for us to sit down and enjoy some coffee together. We haven't had coffee together in a while and I am so sorry about that. Thanks for joining me...I have a … Continue reading Ultimate Coffee Date- August 2017
Happy Wednesday all!! As usual, I am joining Deb for Wednesday Word Today’s word…..Breakthrough Break·through noun a sudden, dramatic, and important discovery or development. I have had a breakthrough...... The other day, I was going through old photos and realized that the girls that were in those photos are nowhere in my circle these days. I saw … Continue reading WW-I have had a BREAKTHROUGH!