Monday, March 1, 2010

Buried

First Welcome all you new bloggy peeps! I am glad you are here! Don't be a creeper and lurk around, say hi! I love new blog friends!

I am buried...not in a pile of snow, not under my own weight but under 5,987,576,890,087 tissues!! My nose is raw, my ears are popping and I am freaking out that I can't run...which is kinda funny when I think about it!

So today I did something I rarely do and I sucked it up and went to see the Doctor!! Now I usually ride out cold for quite sometime and often act stubborn and suffer but dude, seriously I have not run since last week and I can't stand it!! So I basically begged the doc to help me with my stuffiness, she told me I had severe sinus infection and a double ear infection!...as a quick side note I am basically allergic to any fabulous drug there is available and have to settle for the few that won't kill me, but are not as effective!

So alas, I am downing a z-pack,mucinex-dm,sudaffed and advil around a very specific clock! When little miss (my 3 year old) told me today that I looked like I had lost my mind, I pretty much had nothing to say except to agree with her! Anyhow I have completely forgotten that February is over and need a quick recap!

I ran 27 miles this month!! Holy smokes! I pretty much started blogging the last day of January and I got hooked so fast, so February was my first full month of blogging and it totally rocked! I also had a big cross over this month! I went from hating to run and just doing it because I wanted to loose some weight, to completely loving it! I am trying to chase down all you speed demons out there! I actually crave running now, and I also let go of the weight obsession I was on! and you know what the weight is going away on it's own..yeaahh!

So I ran more than my projected 25 miles and I lost a jean size...I would say successful month!! For March I would like to hit 35 miles and do well in the two races, I have coming up for this month!! The first and second 5k's of my life!

As for my blog I am just going to keep throwing out my random thoughts while running, oh and you people really like free stuff, which I can totally appreciate so don't miss myGiveaway.

While I really love all you bloggy people out there, I must go to bed, a good night sleep may do wonders for my illness and the sooner that is gone the better!! I am sorry if I have not made it around to comment on your blog yet, I will blame it on my drug induced coma and hope that I can get around to you soon!

15 comments:

  1. You poor thing! I hope you feel better!

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  2. Being sick is the worst and especially with little ones. Hope you feel better soon and great job with the running and lower jean size!

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  3. I hope you get better soon. Colds stink! I love your February re-cap. You rock!

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  4. Praying you have a fast recovery!!
    You had a fantastic February!! Yay for going down a size in jeans!!
    Can't wait to hear how your first 5k goes this weekend!!
    Have a great day!

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  5. Get better! But congrats on the February mileage-- awesome!

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  6. Oh I hope you are feeling better soon! I too was sick and just didn't go to the doctor, it's now 3 weeks later and I still have a horrible cough, you would think I would now better :-)

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  7. Wow well that was a quite a recap congrats on feb. goal and good luck with march 35 I am sure will be a breeze. I hope you start feeling better soon.

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  8. feel better!! congrats on exceeding your feb mileage and i know you will have a strong march too :)

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  9. 1 - So sorry you're sick! I just started getting sick today and it's hit me hard....I can NOT miss my 5k this weekend!:( So I feel your pain girl. Get better!

    2 - Wow!! Awesome job beating your February goals!! And I'm glad to see you let go of the weight thing, it will take care of itself, just stay hooked on blogging. :)

    (I apologize for any weirdness or typos...I too am in a cold-drug induced coma lol)

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  10. YUCK! I hope you feel 110% very soon.

    So exciting for you this month! Your first race!!!! Go Erica!

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  11. Feel better soon! So jealous of the smaller jeans!

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  12. Hi there, thanks for stopping by my blog. Congrats on a great month and smaller jeans...way to go!

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