Author Archives: Kathryn @ Dancing to Running

September 2018 Goals

After a very successful and productive July, I was quite optimistic that August would be just the same.  Although I started the month off full of motivation and enthusiasm, both of those fizzled a bit towards the end of the … Continue reading

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Chicago Marathon Training Log – Week 13

On October 7th I will be running the Chicago Marathon as a member of Team Ronald McDonald House Charities.  Please consider visiting my fundraising page and supporting this worthy cause.  Thanks! After a physically challenging week during week 12, week 13 of … Continue reading

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Chicago Marathon Training Log – Week 12

On October 7th I will be running the Chicago Marathon as a member of Team Ronald McDonald House Charities.  Please consider visiting my fundraising page and supporting this worthy cause.  Thanks! Last week was physically challenging.  After pushing myself at last Sunday’s … Continue reading

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Chicago Marathon Training Log – Week 11

On October 7th I will be running the Chicago Marathon as a member of Team Ronald McDonald House Charities.  Please consider visiting my fundraising page and supporting this worthy cause.  Thanks! Last week was a bit of a roller coaster.  Getting back … Continue reading

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My Goals for Sunday’s Leesburg 20k

While I worked on drafting this year’s Chicago Marathon training plan back in the late Spring I also looked at possible races that I could run that would double as a long training run.  When I saw that the date … Continue reading

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Chicago Marathon Training Log – Week 10

On October 7th I will be running the Chicago Marathon as a member of Team Ronald McDonald House Charities.  Please consider visiting my fundraising page and supporting this worthy cause.  Thanks! Another week of being away from home called for another week … Continue reading

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Chicago Marathon Training Log – Weeks 8 and 9

On October 7th I will be running the Chicago Marathon as a member of Team Ronald McDonald House Charities.  Please consider visiting my fundraising page and supporting this worthy cause.  Thanks! Its never easy to keep up with a regular training schedule … Continue reading

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August 2018 Goals

With a lot of focus, dedication, and persistence, I managed to meet the majority of my July goals.  Doing so certainly wasn’t without any challenges, mainly since I’ve been home with little man for the summer and his schedule, needs, … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Potpourri v. 23

Happy Friday everybody!  If your week has been like mine, its been a jam packed one filled with lots of activity and excitement.  What has made this week so busy? 1.  Monday afternoon little man and I drove to just … Continue reading

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Chicago Marathon Training Log – Week 7

On October 7th I will be running the Chicago Marathon as a member of Team Ronald McDonald House Charities.  Please consider visiting my fundraising page and supporting this worthy cause.  Thanks! Last week was one of those weeks that started off great … Continue reading

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