Category Archives: Travel

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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Running While Out of Town

I have always been a huge fan of traveling.  Whether its to the beach or a new to me city, I love exploring new places and enjoying all of the various cultures and scenes that this world has to offer. … Continue reading

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2015 Florida Vacation Recap – Part 2

Last week I recapped the first part of our Florida vacation, and left off with us leaving Cocoa Beach early Tuesday morning to drive back to Disney World.  We spent the morning and early part of the afternoon at Magic Kingdom.  Despite … Continue reading

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2015 Florida Vacation Recap – Part 1

As most of you know, Preston and I spent last week on vacation in Florida.  We spent seven glorious days enjoying time in Cocoa Beach, at a Phillies Spring Training Game, and at Disney World. Our trip actually started Friday evening … Continue reading

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Friday Five – March 27th – Florida, Here We Come!

Tomorrow Preston and I are leaving on a jet plane for one of our favorite places – Florida!  This trip will be unlike any of our previous trips to Florida, as we’re combining a lot of our favorite activities into … Continue reading

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Friday Five – February 13th – Five Places I’ve Loved Traveling To

Happy early Valentine’s Day everybody!  May you be able to be surrounded by those you love and who love you on this special day, whether its a significant other, friends, or family. This week’s Friday Five theme with the DC … Continue reading

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Best Moments of 2014 Marathon Weekend

The excitement and my runner’s high from running the Disney World Half Marathon last month is still going strong.  Since crossing the finish line of my first half marathon, I’ve been excitedly looking at possible races, both to run in … Continue reading

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Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend – Final Thoughts and Day 6 – Fun at Magic Kingdom

One month ago today I became a half marathoner!  The runner’s high I’ve been on is still going strong, and although I’ve been a little easier on myself in terms of intensity and mileage during my current training cycle for … Continue reading

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Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend – Day 5 – The Marathon

Our fifth full day at Disney World marked Preston’s second full marathon, but more importantly, the conclusion of the Dopey Challenge. For the fourth morning in a row, we were up well before the sun rose.  Our routine this morning … Continue reading

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Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend – Day 4 Part 2 – Celebrating My First Half Marathon

After completing my first half marathon, Preston wanted to ensure that my first half was properly celebrated and not overshadowed by his pending completion of the Dopey Challenge the next day. We had initially planned to celebrate with Mom and … Continue reading

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