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Picky Runner

Baltimore, Maryland
I'm Sarah, a (mostly) health-crazed 20-year old New Englander living in Baltimore. Taste buds of a 4-year old, joints of a 90 year old, brain of a chemist, appetite of a teenage boy, legs of a runner. Mindset of a Champion.
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Never Enough Time. by Picky Runner Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Well, the weekend has come and gone once again. I had no idea just how badly I needed it until I walked into the office yesterday morning feeling refreshed rather than exh ... Read on »
3/15-3/21 by Picky Runner Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Running I didn’t realize my body would be as tired and sore as it was after Sunday. On Thursday I was still a little sore and sluggish from last weekend so I decided to make that ... Read on »
Today’s the day! by Picky Runner Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Running How is it Thursday already? I seriously thought this week was going to go by super slowly but it didn’t. Not that I’m complaining, I’ve been waiting for this weekend for 2 ... Read on »
Shamrock 5K (20:46) by Picky Runner Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Running So I ran a race on Sunday. And I PRed for the first time since I ran the 2012 Turkey Trot in Towson. I wasn’t sure how this race would go. I was sick all week, we walked a ... Read on »
23. by Picky Runner Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Wow. I don’t have a lot of words to describe this weekend. Sunday night Suzie texted me to say she hoped my day was “magical” and I realized that was a pretty accurat ... Read on »
3/8-3/14 by Picky Runner Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Happy Sunday! Depending on when you’re reading this, I’m either still sleeping, eating a bagel, running the Shamrock 5k, or out with KBT/my friends because today is my bir ... Read on »
TOL: 1 week by Picky Runner Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Thursday has turned into a countdown post lately. If that’s what gets me through the week… then so be it. Because I’m trying to be positive these days (easier said than do ... Read on »
How every weekend should be by Picky Runner Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Running I’ve come to accept the fact that every Friday night I crash. This didn’t used to happen before my hours changed, but now that I’m working an extra 6-7 hours a week, I’m e ... Read on »
3/1-3/7 by Picky Runner Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Another week, another “training” recap. I put training in quotation marks because as I said the other day, I don’t do well when I have very specific goals or if I’m puttin ... Read on »
TOL: Two Weeks by Picky Runner Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Sometimes life is really hard. Sometimes it’s really awesome. As I alluded to, last week was not a good week for me. Probably one of the harder ones I’ve had since I m ... Read on »
Competitive Drive by Picky Runner Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Running I’ll let you in on a little secret: I’m competitive. Like really, really competitive. I was raised in a town that thrives on competition. It was all about who knew ... Read on »
2/23-2/28 by Picky Runner Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Sunday- Long walks x2 (6ish miles) It was 45 degrees and sunny after a miserably cold week in Baltimore. KBT and I went for a long walk in the morning before “breakfas ... Read on »
Some orders of business by Picky Runner Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Happy Thursday! This week has been crazy at work and today and tomorrow are going to be even crazier. The beginning of the month is always a nightmare and when it falls on ... Read on »
Flexibility by Picky Runner Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Running I’ve never been very good at being flexible. At all. I’m as Type-A as they come and my biggest pet peeve is when things don’t go exactly as planned. Not exactly the most a ... Read on »
2/15-2/21 by Picky Runner Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Another week of running. Right now my runs have no purpose. I run when it works with my schedule, I run when I feel like it. I don’t run when I’m not in the mood. I’m gett ... Read on »
TOL: Short Week by Picky Runner Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Running 1) Another week, another Thinking Out Loud. Such an original intro, I know. Sorry. 2) Wednesday was November Project Baltimore’s Sunrise 6K. It was the first “race” I’ ... Read on »
New York City by Picky Runner Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Running Happy Tuesday! I hope some of you got to enjoy a long weekend. I know I’m really glad I had yesterday off to play catch-up after a crazy couple of days away in New York Ci ... Read on »
2/8-2/14 by Picky Runner Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Running I hope everyone had a nice Valentine’s Day! This post is pre-written since I’m definitely not reading blogs/writing posts this weekend. We’re in NYC for and I plan on maki ... Read on »
Excitement by Picky Runner Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Running It’s Thursday. Let’s Think out Loud. No introduction needed. 1) These past two weeks have flown by. I can’t figure out why since the few weeks before that moved at a ... Read on »
Day in the Life by Picky Runner Facebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Running I’ve seen these “Day in the Life” posts popping up and it’s always fun to see what other people’s days look like. Let’s choose Wednesday because they’re my favorite and be ... Read on »