Why 100 miles? Why even do this?
I have gotten asked 'why', more often than I can think.
I mean, if you know me, you know that I a have never been a runner, per say. I run to the mexican restaurant, I run late (hello, two small kids), and I run my mouth (working on that).
But, deep down inside, I have always wanted to be a runner. I want to be one of those people that post pictures on their Instagram finishing a 5k, you know the ones!
I think this is more of a way to prove myself, to myself. To tell myself that I am disciplined and that I am capable of doing what I put my mind to.
And.... the extra calories burned is a great bonus.
I know there will be weeks where I get behind, but my goal is to make up for it on the weeks I can.
I want this to be an experience.
Life is all about experiences.
When I am no longer able to do this type of stuff, I want to say, I once was a runner. I had a dream to become a runner, and I did it. I was once in the best shape of my mommy-life, because I didn't give up. I got up early, I missed out on dinners with my family, I sweated through the horrible heat of the Georgia afternoons, I got blisters from wearing the wrong socks, I did something I have always wanted to do!
Sooo... you wanna join me? :)
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Hey Ya'll! My name is Amy, I am a girl mom (times two), married to one of my favorite guys, a daughter, a Jesus follower and so much more. I love preworkout and a great sweat, I collect books like trophies, I love to cook but hate a dirty kitchen. I love grungy country music, bell bottom pants, turquoise (the mineral) and converses. Our house is full of love and laughter as we navigate this busy life together, focusing on keeping the important parts of life the biggest parts, and building a healthy and safe place in our family of four!