WDW Marathon Goofy

The Fairest Week In Review: 1/11

If I were asked to pick a single word to describe the WDW Marathon, I would go with this: AGAIN! AGAIN! AGAIN! All of which is to say that I had a great weekend, weather notwithstanding, and can’t wait to get started on my trip report and race recap! Before we get there, some housekeeping in the form of last week’s workouts: Sunday | rest Monday | ran 7.15 miles on the treadmill in 1:15 Tuesday | 70 minute ballet class Wednesday | ran 5.26 miles on the treadmill in 60 minutes; walked 3.22 miles outside in 55 minutes Normally...

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Band of Brothers ice cream

In Which Jenn Makes Her Bucket List For This WDW Trip

I have said this many a time. And it never, never, never gets old. I’M GOING TO WALT DISNEY WORLD!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I’m going tomorrow! Three days! One marathon! An ocean of joy and ice cream! Ice cream? Ice cream: TRIP CHECKLIST Get some ice cream at either Seashore Sweets or in the form of a brioche ice cream sandwich from France Ride Frozen Ever After and Soarin’ Around the World again Experience DAK at night and Rivers of Light Ride Dinosaur and see if I can pick out the refurb improvements Get my hair cut at the Harmony Barbershop? I...

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Mickey running

The Fairest Week In Review: 1/05

Heeey! And we’re back. I’m feelin’ kinda fried so let’s jump right into the workout recap, which is a two week edition since it’s been so long. It’s unremarkable except I think that five runs in a row may be my streak record? Pretty impressive stuff, I know. Sunday, Dec 18 | rest Monday, Dec 19 | 4.19 miles on the treadmill in 50 minutes; 70 minute ballet class I was kinda burnt out on long runs and didn’t want to overextend myself inside taper time for WDW Marathon, anyway, so I planned this five-day streak in advance. Prepare...

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White rabbit is late

In Which Jenn Gets An Amazing Running Present

Pat is not a runner. Case in point, consider the following exchange: ME: The Star Wars – Dark Side 5K is still open. Would you like to – PAT: No. ME: I would run it with you – PAT: No. So there’s that. I mean, he’ll run a mile or two for conditioning purposes, but it’s not his thing and he’s certainly not a distance runner. Therefore his understanding of my happy little marathoning heart is rudimentary at best. But that doesn’t mean he doesn’t listen. After I lamented the tragedy of my current GPS watch’s battery dying at...

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