Category Archives: Milestones

Friday Five – Potpourri v. 15

My apologies for the late post this morning.  Now that its August and I’ll be headed back to school before I know it I’m trying to soak up as much time as I can with little man.  That means less … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Happy 5th Anniversary to My Husband

Five years ago tomorrow, Preston and I said “I do.”  The past five years have flown by, as we’ve kept ourselves quite busy and experienced and seen quite a bit together as husband and wife. Our first year of marriage included … Continue reading

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2016 ZOOMA Annapolis Half Marathon Recap

Disclaimer: As a ZOOMA Ambassador I received a complimentary race entry.  As always, all opinions are my own. Even before I was cleared to start running and working out after little man was born, I had my eye on my … Continue reading

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2016 Ringing in Hope Recap

Last Monday I kicked off Memorial Day by running a brand new race to me – the Ringing in Hope 10k.  Although running races put on by Potomac River Running, a DC area running store, is far from new for … Continue reading

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2016 Jaguar 5k Recap

Its been a week and a half since I ran my second race of the year, the Jaguar 5k.  This year was my fifth time running this race, so going into the race I was very familiar with the course … Continue reading

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Happy Runiversary to Me!

Three years ago today, I laced up my running shoes and headed out running for the first time in my adult life.   Other than running for the physical fitness tests in gym class when I was a child and … Continue reading

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2015 Year in Review

What a year 2015 has been!  At this time a year ago, I never imagined how much my life would change over the course of a year, let alone that I’d be sitting here writing my year end blog post … 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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Another 300 Miles for Charity

I first installed the Charity Miles app on my phone back in April 2013 when I started running and training for my first half marathon.  Since then, I’ve run and walked 800 miles for charity!  Since each mile run or … Continue reading

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2015 Manassas Runway 10k Recap

This past Sunday, the day after running the Jaguar 5k and getting a new 5k PR, I set out to earn a new 10k PR at the Manassas Runway 10k.  I first learned about this race from Jenny, and when … Continue reading

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