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Thoughts on this Year’s Wine and Dine Half Marathon

Back in March, Preston and I registered for this year’s Wine and Dine Half Marathon.  That was about six weeks before we found out that we were pregnant, and when we calculated the weeks we realized that I’d be 33 weeks … Continue reading

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Magical Miles: The Runner’s Guide to Walt Disney World Review and Giveaway

I am a planner by nature.  When it comes to planning trips, whether they’re for a race or not, I often look at every single detail in order to ensure the best possible trip.  From the flights, to the hotel(s), … Continue reading

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Wine and Dine, Here We Come!

So this happened yesterday: That’s right, Preston and I will be running the Wine and Dine Half Marathon at Disney World on November 7th.  When we returned home last January from Marathon Weekend we agreed that Wine and Dine would … Continue reading

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Friday Five – October 24th – Five Reasons to Run a Half Marathon

Did you see the Wall Street Journal’s article this week about half marathons setting record breaking numbers in terms of the number of people running them, especially women?  Not surprisingly, the article highlights popular race series, including runDisney and Rock ‘n’ … Continue reading

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Our Race Medals on Display

Since we moved into our townhouse in July we’ve been slowly working on projects around the house.  We’ve known since we moved in that we wanted to showcase our race medals on one of the walls in our office.  I’ve slowly … Continue reading

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Random Thursday Thoughts

Last night was one of those evenings when I had several thoughts running through my head all at once. 1.  The craziness of runDisney registration has once again begun. Yesterday at noon, preregistration for Marathon Weekend in January opened.  General … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n’ Roll USA Expo

Preston and I kicked off our second Rock ‘n’ Roll race with the expo, which was held at the DC Armory.  In order to avoid the out of town crowd at the expo on Friday, we opted to go Thursday … Continue reading

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runDisney’s Newest Addition: The Avengers Super Heroes Half Marathon Weekend

After much speculation over the past weeks and months, the much anticipated runDisney announcement about its newest race was made yesterday morning. This coming November, runDisney will host a third race weekend at Disneyland, the Avengers Super Heroes Half Marathon … Continue reading

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Why runDisney Does It Right

Now that I’ve followed along virtually with those who ran during Princess Half Marathon Weekend, my feelings about runDisney have only been further confirmed.  Although I virtually followed runners at other races this past weekend, there’s something truly magical about … 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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