Category Archives: Milestones

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

Preston and I went into this race with high hopes and a lot of anticipation.  We originally registered for last year’s race in March 2015, found out about a month and a half later that we were pregnant with little … Continue reading

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2016: My Year of Running

Wow, 2016 was quite an exciting year!  This past year has been filled with lots of running, particularly motivated by my goal to get back to my pre-pregnancy shape.  In the process of working towards reaching that goal, I also … Continue reading

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My Favorite Friday Five Posts

Today marks the end of an era.  Last week, Courtney, Mar, and Cynthia, also known as the DC Trifecta Bloggers, announced their intention to end the Friday Five linkup.  I’ll admit, I’m a bit disappointed in the decision, though I … Continue reading

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2016 Rock ‘n’ Roll Philadelphia Half Marathon Recap

Disclaimer: As a Rock ‘n’ Blogger I received a complimentary global tour pass, which I used for entry into this race.  I also received complimentary VIP access.  As always, all opinions are my own. Summer training is hard, and each … Continue reading

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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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