Category Archives: Races

2018 Princess Half Marathon Weekend – Days 0 and 1 – Flying Down and the Expo

Its hard to believe that my whirlwind girls’ weekend at Disney World for Princess Half Marathon weekend was already two weeks ago.  Although this trip was by far my shortest trip to Disney World, it was an absolute blast.  I’m … Continue reading

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2018 Princess Half Marathon Weekend Costumes

Disclaimer: This post includes affiliate links. As most runDisney fans know, one of the many exciting aspects of any race weekend at Disney is having an excuse to dress up during the races.  I started thinking about costume ideas almost … Continue reading

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What I’m Looking Forward to About Princess Half Marathon Weekend

One week from today, I will be waking up at the most magical place on Earth!  The countdown is on to when I fly down next Thursday evening to Disney for a fun girls’ weekend. There are so many reasons … Continue reading

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My 2018 Race Calendar

One of my goals for this year is to PR in every race distance that I run.  I know that this is going to be quite a challenge, but that doesn’t mean that I’m not up for it.  This goal … Continue reading

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Goals for 2018

Happy New Year everybody!  A new year of course means a fresh start, and time to set new goals.  As I reflected back on 2017, I realized that I want to challenge myself even more in 2018.  But I don’t … Continue reading

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2017 Goals Reflection

Where has 2017 gone?!?  It feels like just yesterday that I wrote out my 2017 goals, and it feels like its way too soon to be looking back and reflecting on them.  But with only five days left in the … Continue reading

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Back in Training

Today marks my return to being “in training” for a race.  Just under 10 weeks from now I will be returning to Disney World for a girls weekend with my friend Kathleen to run the Fairy Tale Challenge.  On Saturday, … Continue reading

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2017: My Year of Running

Its mid-December, which means that its time to start looking back and reflecting on the past year.  It feels like every year that time flies by faster than it did the year prior, and in many ways I feel like … Continue reading

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2017 Clarendon Day Double Recap

Back in September I was at the height of my training for the Chicago Marathon.  To help break up the monotony of long runs, I tried to incorporate as many races as possible into my training plan.  I did this … Continue reading

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Why I Didn’t Reapply for Rock ‘n’ Blog

For the past three years I have been a part of the Rock ‘n’ Blog team with the Rock ‘n’ Roll race series.  My participation as a Rock ‘n’ Blogger has allowed me to participate in various races and connect … Continue reading

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