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ZOOMA Annapolis Half Marathon Training Log – Week 1

I’m officially back in training for a half marathon, and boy does it feel good!  Not only does it feel good to be back running regularly, but it also feels good to be focused on working towards a long term … Continue reading

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My Long Awaited 2016 Goals

I purposely didn’t set any goals for 2016 prior to now.  While I set my usual monthly goals at the beginning of January, I wanted to wait until after I was cleared by my OB to resume running and other … Continue reading

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My Return to Running

Yesterday morning I had my four week postpartum follow up appointment with my OB.  Ever since scheduling this appointment, I’ve been crossing my fingers that I would be cleared to resume exercise, particularly running. Over the past four weeks, I’ve … Continue reading

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Tips for a Healthy Weight Gain During Pregnancy

Disclosure: I am not a doctor, and if you are pregnant you should follow the advice of your own physician.  The tips below are what worked for me and what were supported by my own doctor. One of the many … Continue reading

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Pregnancy Fitness Stats

With my due date next week, and me not having worked out in a week due to extreme lower back pain, I’d say my days of working out between now and when my son is born are limited if not done … Continue reading

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Top 5 Posts of 2015

Its hard to believe that there’s only two and a half weeks left in 2015!  If you read my 2015: Year of Running post last week then you already know that I decided to get a head start on my … Continue reading

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Running Survey

Remember back in the 1990s when personal surveys went around by e-mail like wildfire?  It was such a fun way to get to know more about friends.  When I read the answers to a recent running survey that both Sue … Continue reading

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2015: My Year of Running

2015 has been an absolutely incredible, and life changing year.  I accomplished so much when it came to my running, and even though I usually wait until later in the month to start sharing my end of year posts, given … Continue reading

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Looking Ahead to 2016

Though I didn’t realize it would be a year of great change, 2015 has certainly proven to be just that.  Despite having set yearly goals for myself back in January, those goals were quickly reevaluated and modified after finding out … Continue reading

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2015 Rock ‘n’ Roll Philadelphia Half Marathon Recap

Disclaimer: As a Rock ‘n’ Blogger I received complimentary entry into this race.  As always, all opinions are my own. Last Saturday morning I completed my sixth half marathon, and my second one while pregnant. You may recall that I … Continue reading

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