Category Archives: Health and Wellness

Run, Walk, Repeat

On Thursday I finished week 2 of the walk/run program prescribed to me by my sports medicine doctor to help rehab my hamstring injury.  I am at the point where more of the 30 minutes is spent running than walking … Continue reading

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From Negative to Positive

I was all set to write a blog entitled “The Mental Effects of Not Running” to describe the neurotic mindset I had at the beginning of the week.  The athletic trainer called Tuesday morning to follow up on my progress … Continue reading

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Slight Injury

Is a running injury still considered a running injury if you’re able to run?  Based on how my left hamstring felt last night, I would say yes. Feb. 15th I did a workout that included some .1 mile sprints that … Continue reading

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2019 – 1st Quarter Fitness Summary

When I decided in 2016 to make it a goal to never take off more than 2 days in a row from working out, I began a simple spreadsheet to hold myself accountable.  It lists the date, exercise type (Running, … Continue reading

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Multitasking = Overstimulated Brain

I know many studies advise that multitasking does not accomplish as much as we tend to think it does.  By focusing on several things at once we’re unable to give any one thing our full attention.  I am a big … Continue reading

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My Love of DailyBurn

Disclaimer – I am in no way directly affiliated with DailyBurn nor am I being compensated in any way for the following blog entry.  I have mentioned DailyBurn as part of my workout routine in other blog entries and felt … Continue reading

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Biking the York Rail Trail

This past Friday Jason and I had a scheduled vacation day.  We took advantage of the nice weather (it seriously felt for most of April that spring would never truly arrive) to bike the York Rail Trail.  Last year we … Continue reading

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