Author Archives: Kathryn @ Dancing to Running

Wine and Dine Half Marathon Weekend – Day 5 – Final Thoughts and Fun at Epcot

Its hard to believe that its already been more than two months since we returned home from our Wine and Dine racecation.  We had an absolute blast at Disney with little man and my father-in-law, and it was exciting to … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n’ Roll DC Half Marathon Training Log – Week 2

Unlike week 1, this past week of my RnRDC training didn’t go exactly as I had hoped that it would.  Little man got sick, which caused me to have to adapt and go with the flow.  Preston’s best friend was also … Continue reading

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What the Running Community is All About

As many of you have heard by now, runDisney had to make a difficult decision last week: to cancel Saturday’s Disney World Half Marathon due to forecasted thunderstorms before and during the race.  My heart sank when I heard the news … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n’ Roll DC Half Marathon Training Log – Week 1

Even with a week of super cold weather, and a little bit of snow, week 1 of Rock ‘n’ Roll DC Half Marathon Training was a huge success.  After not being “in training” since the beginning of November, and feeling … Continue reading

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Wine and Dine Half Marathon Weekend – Day 4 – Post Half Marathon Fun

We last left off with Preston and I having crossed the finish line of my 10th half marathon.  After arriving back at our hotel, Art of Animation, we took little man to the pool for a short while.  The cool water … Continue reading

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January 2017 Goals

Even though I shared my goals for 2017 yesterday, I still plan on setting monthly goals throughout the year as well.  I find that when I set smaller goals each month that it helps me in staying on track with … Continue reading

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Goals for 2017

Happy 2017!!!  Everybody told me that once you add a child to your life that time will fly by faster than you could have ever imagined, and boy was that true last year.  It felt like every time I blinked … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Five Possible Races to Run in 2017

The only two races that I’m currently registered for are the Rock ‘n’ Roll DC Half Marathon in March and the Chicago Marathon in October.  Even though much of my focus in 2017 will be on training to run my … Continue reading

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2016 Goals Reflection

Even though I set monthly goals for myself, I was incredibly motivated this past year to get back to my pre-pregnancy shape and also set year long goals for myself.  My drive to not only bounce back after pregnancy, but also … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Happy First Birthday to My Little Man!

Today is a big day at our house…our little man turns one today! This past year has just flown by!  It feels like just yesterday that he was born, and its quite hard to believe that we’ve already reached the … Continue reading

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