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Wow, I’ve Reached 1,000 Miles!

I’ve been keeping a close eye on my total mileage for a couple of weeks now as I’ve edged closer to the 1,000 mile mark.  When I set out for my long run on Saturday, I knew that completing all … Continue reading

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July 2014 Monthly Goals

Are we really already halfway through 2014?  It feels like New Year’s was just yesterday, and that I was finishing my preparations to run my first half marathon.  And now I’m in the middle of my training cycle for my … Continue reading

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Hello Summer Vacation, So Glad That You’re Finally Here!

For awhile I thought that today would never get here!  But it has, and I’m so excited since today is the long awaited last day of school for the year!  After 11 snow days and numerous two hour delays, our … Continue reading

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Friday Five – June 20th

TGIF!  If your schedule has been anything like mine lately, its been jam packed, crazy, and all around nuts.  Lately, I’ve felt like I’m on the go more than I’ve been able to sit still.  On Wednesday, I left for … Continue reading

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Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend – Day 4 – My First Half Marathon!

This was the day that all of the hard work, perseverance, and training I had put in was preparing me for: my first half marathon!  Sit tight, because a short recap wouldn’t have done justice for this race! Despite how … Continue reading

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Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend – Day 3 – Inaugural Disney World 10K

Our third full day at Disney was monumental for so many reasons: it was my first runDisney race, it was Preston’s second race of the Dopey Challenge, and my parents arrived at Disney World that day! Our Friday started off … Continue reading

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Walt Disney World Half Marathon Training Log – Week 15

After feeling run down during much of week 14, I knew that I wanted to play it a bit safer during this past week of training.  Since I had an 11.5 mile run planned for over the weekend, I only … Continue reading

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Walt Disney World Half Marathon Training Log – Week 13

I’m beyond happy with all that I accomplished during this past week of training!  Not only did I successfully stay on track with my training during Thanksgiving, but I also completed my first double digit run! The first part of … Continue reading

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Walt Disney World Half Marathon Training Log – Week 11

Coming off of the high of my week 10 training, week 11 proved to be extremely trying.  I credit this struggle entirely to running the Veteran’s Day 5K (recap still to come) the day after pushing myself to a new … Continue reading

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Walt Disney World Half Marathon Training Log – Week 9

Its hard believe that I’m already nine weeks into my half marathon training and that this week I’ll hit the halfway point of my 19 week training plan!  Like the past couple of weeks, life has been especially busy, particularly … Continue reading

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