Author Archives: Kathryn @ Dancing to Running

Rock ‘n’ Roll Virginia Beach Half Marathon Training Log – Weeks 16 and 17

As I shared in Friday’s post about our babymoon, I successfully kept up with my training during our week in Florida.  Being able to keep up with a training plan while traveling isn’t always easy, but I’m so glad that … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Five Highlights from Our Babymoon

Wow, its feels like forever since I’ve connected with all of you!  Preston and I had a fabulous time in Florida on our babymoon, and got home late Wednesday night.  Not only did this trip mark our last vacation together … Continue reading

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Another 300 Miles for Charity

I first installed the Charity Miles app on my phone back in April 2013 when I started running and training for my first half marathon.  Since then, I’ve run and walked 800 miles for charity!  Since each mile run or … Continue reading

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Team Boy or Team Girl?

Tomorrow evening Preston and I will be headed to Florida for our babymoon.  We’ll be starting our trip off with a couple of days at Disney World, and then spending the rest of the week filling our days with rest and relaxation … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n’ Roll Virginia Beach Half Marathon Training Log – Week 15

Thanks again for everybody’s support and suggestions after I shared about my calf pain in my last training update.  I’m so happy to report that by late in the week my calf pain was pretty much gone, which I’m attributing to … Continue reading

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Friday Five – 5 Tips for Running While Pregnant

This week’s Friday Five theme with the DC Trifecta is “Running Tips” so I thought this would be the perfect time to share some of the changes that I’ve made to my running since becoming pregnant.  Hopefully these tips will … Continue reading

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TBT: One Year Ago I Ran My First (And Only) 20k

Happy Throwback Thursday everybody!  Today I thought it would be fun to take a trip down memory lane.  This weekend marks one year since I ran my first, and only, 20k.  Its a unique distance, at 12.4 miles, and there … Continue reading

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Why I’m Still Exercising While Pregnant

I’ve been debating writing this post for a couple of weeks now.  Before I get any further into this post, let me just emphasize the importance of consulting with your doctor prior to starting any exercise routine, whether you’re pregnant … Continue reading

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Calling All Sole Sisters!

Disclaimer: As a Gone for a Run Ambassador, I received a complimentary virtual race entry.  I am not being compensated financially.  As always, all opinions are my own. As we get closer and closer to the end of summer, and … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n’ Roll Virginia Beach Half Marathon Training Log – Week 14

As I’m sure you gathered from Friday’s blog post, this past week has been an extremely busy, and exciting, one.  I was so honored to be one of my friend Jen’s bridesmaids at her wedding on Thursday, and then the … Continue reading

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