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Aging and My Mid-Life Crisis

I can't believe that I am now 40. It sounds SO OLD. But I don't feel like I should be THAT old. Its depressing. I think I'm having a harder time accepting this then I did for when I turned 30.

It's scary. To be frank and a little macabre, you have to start planning for end of life stuff. There is a lot I have yet to do with my life. But to be planning old people stuff, its scary.

How much longer am I going to live? How can I do this the healthiest that I possibly can? Should I buy life insurance for my other half and I? How can I increase our retirement savings. (Going on a cruise a couple times a year is not helping with that savings.) At what age should I sign up for AARP?

I had one friend die of Pancreatic cancer this past year. It hit him hard and sadly fast. I had another friend in November pass due to complications with pneumonia and his diabetes. I seen him in the store a week or two before he passed and he was out of it. I googled both their names when I did n…

Running Would Be Fun

Running would be fun if it wasn't for all that darn running!

Speedwork day.


Turned into this...

Turned into this. A 10:28 pace! I feel like I am getting speedier. I don't know how easier it is getting, but it's getting done!

My glutes feel like they got worked for sure. Back of my foot, where the top of my shoe rubs was annoying me. I think it was because I didn't wear the running socks that I normally do and wore another pair that I really don't like to wear. They have padding at the back of the ankle and it has been annoying me for a few weeks. All these silly things that used to not bother me now do. Silly running!

How often do you do speedwork? What is your workout today?


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