Sorry Jenn, I know these countdowns freak you out!
Could this week BE any slower?
The past two days have seriously inched by and I find myself staring at the clock wishing desperately the time would move faster. Why am I so anxious?
Because it is finally MARATHON WEEK! I can’t believe it’s been eight months since that day I finally took the plunge and registered for my first 26.2.
I’ve had marathon on the brain practically every waking minute lately. Just when I thought there couldn’t possibly be anything left to ponder, I find myself debating GU vs Shotbloks, wondering if I will run with my camera, or how I’ll avoid hitting that dreaded wall.
My GU Sampler finally arrived today. The box was a lot smaller than I expected:
But the contents did not disappoint
That’s a lot of freakin’ GU.
I also received our metro cards:
And now I’m working on something VERY important: my marathon playlist. I don’t anticipate using my iPod until the later miles, but I need a great motivating collection of songs to help me power through.
Here’s a glimpse at part of it:
What are some of your favorites that you think I should include?