food · Musings

What vegan foods I’ve been eating

Since deciding I wanted to give eating a plant-based diet a go, I have discovered several new staples, and some interesting special occasion foods. As I’m going through this process and learning more, I’ve come to realize something that may at first seem a bit counter-intuitive but hear me out: I’m eating a wider variety… Continue reading What vegan foods I’ve been eating

Musings · Training

The running slumps and what to do about them

The running slumps. I’ve got ’em. It’s about that time in training when I just get plain old sick and tired of running. I’ve probably written about this before, but it’s always an issue for me. I just do not want to run. The thought of getting out the door evokes some major anxiety/dread and… Continue reading The running slumps and what to do about them

Musings · Race Recaps · Training

A mini recap of my last weeks as an undergrad 

I ran the Flying Pig half-marathon.  I bombed, but it was a really fun race. I’m still not sure how my watch ended up being wrong by more than 1 minute, but I’m over it…sorta. I had been warned about 3 full miles of uphill and I thought that was an exaggeration but I was… Continue reading A mini recap of my last weeks as an undergrad