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Rock ‘n’ Roll Virginia Beach Half Marathon Training Log – Week 15

Thanks again for everybody’s support and suggestions after I shared about my calf pain in my last training update.  I’m so happy to report that by late in the week my calf pain was pretty much gone, which I’m attributing to … Continue reading

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Friday Five – 5 Tips for Running While Pregnant

This week’s Friday Five theme with the DC Trifecta is “Running Tips” so I thought this would be the perfect time to share some of the changes that I’ve made to my running since becoming pregnant.  Hopefully these tips will … Continue reading

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TBT: One Year Ago I Ran My First (And Only) 20k

Happy Throwback Thursday everybody!  Today I thought it would be fun to take a trip down memory lane.  This weekend marks one year since I ran my first, and only, 20k.  Its a unique distance, at 12.4 miles, and there … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n’ Roll Virginia Beach Half Marathon Training Log – Week 14

As I’m sure you gathered from Friday’s blog post, this past week has been an extremely busy, and exciting, one.  I was so honored to be one of my friend Jen’s bridesmaids at her wedding on Thursday, and then the … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n’ Roll Virginia Beach Half Marathon Training Log – Week 13

Its hard to believe that five weeks from today I’ll be waking up after having completed my fifth half marathon.  While some think I’m crazy to be spending a second summer in a row training for a half marathon, this … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n’ Roll Virginia Beach Half Marathon Training Log – Week 12

If you follow me on Instagram then you know that Preston and I were in Seattle for 4.5 days.  We left early Thursday afternoon to drive to Philly to catch our evening flight to Seattle, and flew back to Philly … 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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Rock ‘n’ Roll Virginia Beach Half Marathon Training Log – Week 11

This past week can be summed up as long and exhausting, but super fun and exciting.  Although the beginning of the summer was on the quieter side in terms of social events for Preston and I, our social calendar for … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n’ Roll Virginia Beach Half Marathon Training Log – Week 10

This past week was another great week of training.  My weekly mileage is slowly increasing, as is the distance of my weekend long run, and I was able to get to the gym for one weight training session this past … Continue reading

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2015 Firecracker 5k Recap

Just like Preston and I have for the past two years, we kicked off 4th of July by running the Firecracker 5k, which is sponsored by Potomac River Running, a local running store chain.  And just like in years past, … Continue reading

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