Category Archives: Miscellaneous

Friday Five – March 20th – Five Things I’m Looking Forward to About Spring

Happy first day of Spring!  And how are we celebrating here in the DC area?  I think this weather forecast map says it all: Yup, that’s right.  We get to spend the day dealing with more of that white stuff. … Continue reading

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When Blogging Friends are Also Real Life Friends

The term “blends” is common among bloggers – bloggers who have become friends as a result of meeting and connecting online, usually over Social Media.  But what about when bloggers were friends before they started blogging? Kathleen and I have … Continue reading

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Friday Five – February 27th

This has been one of the longest, most exhausting weeks, in quite awhile.  I’m attributing much of my exhaustion to only having 1 day of school last week and trying to spend much of this week playing catch up at … Continue reading

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Blog Networking Tips

Back in January I made it a goal to spend the month of February working on growing my blog.  While this is usually an ongoing priority for most bloggers, I figured between the cold weather, fewer events on my personal … Continue reading

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Current Countdowns

Yesterday marked Snow Day #2 of the week, and with having President’s Day off on Monday, I’ve spent quite a bit of extra time at home this week.   Between the extra time at home and with so many blogging friends … Continue reading

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Favorite Fitness Apps

Today I’m joining Erika from MCM Mama Runs, Patty from My No-Guilt Life, and April from Run the Great Wide Somewhere for the Tuesdays on the Run Linkup.  This week’s topic is Favorite Fitness Apps. There are several fitness apps … Continue reading

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Friday Five – February 6th – Five Ways to Grow Your Blog

Each month, I continue to be amazed at how much my blog continues to grow.  What started as a small space on the web to share my thoughts and running journey with those who were interested has evolved into so … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Five Things I’m Thankful For

Many thanks to everybody for all of your words of support and encouragement after Wednesday’s car accident.  Being involved in a five car pile up and then spending the evening at urgent care is definitely not how I expected the … Continue reading

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Friday Five – January 23rd – Five Memories from High School

This week’s Friday Five theme with the DC Triefecta is “Five Things About Me.”  I’ve written several posts previously with the “About Me” (you can find some of them here, here, and here), so I thought I’d narrow this week’s topic … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life

Several of you have often asked what a typical day is like for me, especially when you hear that I get up at 4:30 in the morning.  To help answer that question, I thought I’d walk you through a typical … Continue reading

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