Today was an easy 30 minutes on the treadmill, about three miles. I say "about" because somewhere around the eight minute mark, I hit the "ifit" button instead of the "fan" button and the treadmill totally reset and started from zero. I don't even know what this "ifit" business is. I've never used it. Not … Continue reading Mission Accountable Day 42: An easy treadmill run
Today I ran on the treadmill while Sweet Pea napped. I only got in 3.6 miles before she woke up, which was my own fault for not being changed and 100% ready to go before I put her down. I waited about three minutes to decide whether she was awake and crying for real, even … Continue reading Mission Accountable Day 22: An abbreviated treadmill run
I got in a quick 3.75 mile run on the treadmill after work while Sweet Pea was napping. I would have liked to get in 5 miles (and for her to have slept a little longer) but it was what it was. It was enough time to finish an episode of Mad Men, watch about … Continue reading Mission Accountable Day 17: Quick treadmill run and my neighbor’s cat tried to hitch a ride
I had been anticipating today's run with one part angst and two parts excitement. Angst that I would be running 14 miles on the treadmill, which is about four more than I have ever done at once on the mill before, plus the fact that the workout would be challenging- a four mile warm up, … Continue reading Mission Accountable Day 10: 14 Miles on the Treadmill, done!
Today I ran outside for the first time in a while. Lately, nearly all of my runs have been done on the treadmill, either when Sweet Pea is napping or after she goes to sleep for the night. I used to enjoy the quiet solitude of running outside, listening only to the sound of my … Continue reading Running Unplugged