Author Archives: Kathryn @ Dancing to Running

Wine and Dine Half Marathon Weekend – Day 3 – Wine and Dine 10k

My first race of Wine and Dine Half Marathon Weekend and Lumiere’s Two Course Challenge was the Wine and Dine 10k.  I had two goals for the race: to take it easy since I had the half marathon the next … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Five Reasons to Donate to RMHC

As I shared back in October, I will be running the Chicago Marathon next October.  Not only will it be my first marathon, but it will also be the first major race that I’m running with a charity team for. … Continue reading

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December 2016 Monthly Goals

Wow, where has 2016 gone?!?  Its hard to believe that we’re getting ready to start the last month of the year, which is going to be an extremely busy one. Since we were at Disney World for Wine and Dine … Continue reading

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Giveaway Winner and Happy Thanksgiving!

First of all, congrats to Stephanie Grant, who won the Dick’s Sporting Goods gift card, courtesy of XShadyside Pittsburgh Gyms! Second, Happy Thanksgiving everybody!  I hope that everybody enjoys spending the holiday with friends and family.  Things will be quiet … Continue reading

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Wine and Dine Half Marathon Weekend – Day 2 – Fun at Magic Kingdom

During our Wine and Dine trip we had one full day to spend at the parks, so we opted to spend the day at my favorite park, and the most kid friendly park, Magic Kingdom.  We arrived around 10:00, and … Continue reading

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Holiday Gift Guide and Dick’s Gift Card Giveaway (Courtesy of XShadyside Pittsburgh Gyms)

Disclaimer: The prize for this giveaway is courtesy of XShadyside Pittsburgh Gyms.  As always, all opinions are my own. Everyday it seems as though more and more holiday decorations are popping up.  Seeing the decorations has me thinking about what … Continue reading

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Wine and Dine Half Marathon Weekend – Days 0 and 1 – Flying Down and the Expo

I’m so excited to relive all of the excitement from our most recent trip to Disney!  This trip was much different than our past couple of trips, and to the surprise of many, only my second racecation at Disney (3rd if … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Catching Up

Wow, it seems like forever since I last wrote a blog post, even though its only been about a week and a half.   Since it feels like its been so long since I was last able to write, let’s … Continue reading

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Wine and Dine Half Marathon Training Log – Week 5

Despite how motivated, and successful, I was with my training last week, this past week I had a lot of difficulty fitting my workouts in.  Between multiple doctors appointments for little man and I and a couple of late afternoons … Continue reading

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My Costumes for Wine and Dine Weekend

Next weekend is a race weekend that I’ve been looking forward to for over a year and a half now: Wine and Dine Half Marathon Weekend.  I’m extremely excited about this race weekend for a long list of reasons, including … Continue reading

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