MTV’s True Life series inspired this post. It’s crazy how much training for a marathon changes your day to day life. Last night I made sure to avoid alcohol, carb load and get to sleep early. Hey, I didn’t say it was a dramatic day to day, I just said it changes stuff. This morning I woke up early to run 20 miles. I ended up only doing 19, but it’s still not normal! If a camera was following me I would have had plenty of bleeped out words on the hills and during the last few miles Cussing like a sailor should be called “cussing like a runner” from now on.
Before I left for my run I had a waffle with PB&J
During the run I tried these sport beans. They were good and tasted like cherry jolly rancher
Marathon Training: 19.06 miles
By the time I got back, dipped in cold water (no ice) and showered it was noon! This breakfast was more like lunch and I didn’t feel very hungry, but I did feel super empty. It’s hard to explain. I had 3 pancakes, an egg and banana.
I think it’s taking a while for my stomach to register fullness because I am chomping on some blueberries and still don’t feel that full. Now I have to go do something dramatic so I can get MTV to cover my True Life: I’m Running a Marathon idea. Let’s pretend I’m not just watching the Real Housewives of the OC and missing my condo…