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Friday Five – Five of My Favorite Blogs

This week’s Friday Five topic with the DC Trifecta is “Favorites.”  As I was contemplating all of the “Favorites” lists that I could put together, it dawned on me that I haven’t recently shared a list of some of my favorite … Continue reading

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When Blogging Friends are Also Real Life Friends

The term “blends” is common among bloggers – bloggers who have become friends as a result of meeting and connecting online, usually over Social Media.  But what about when bloggers were friends before they started blogging? Kathleen and I have … Continue reading

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Friday Five – September 12th – Five Blogs to Love

Happy Friday everybody!  With yesterday being such a serious and somber day, I’m thankful that Courtney, Cynthia, and Mar wanted to keep things lighthearted for the linkup today.  This week’s theme: Blogs to Love! I absolutely love this theme, as I’m … Continue reading

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Very Inspiring Blogger Award

Every couple of months a blogger award seems to circulate around the web, the most recent one being the Very Inspiring Blogger Award.  I’ve read posts from several bloggers who were nominated for this award.  Many thanks to Erika from MCM Mama … Continue reading

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Friday Five – May 16th – Five Reasons to Blog

Its hard to believe it been nearly 14 months since I started blogging.  There are so many different blogs out there on nearly every topic imaginable.  While each blogger has different reasons to blog, different topics that they talk about, … Continue reading

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Liebster Award

Recently I was nominated by not one, not two, not three, not four, but five different bloggers for the Liebster Award.  To have been nominated for this award by five different bloggers is not only flattering but also a bit … Continue reading

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Friday Five – April 11th – What I Love About the Online Running Community

Since I started running last March, the online running community has proven to be an invaluable resource and support system.  As I’ve grown as a runner, I’ve relied more and more on this community.  One of the most incredible things … Continue reading

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Cherry Blossom Ten Mile Run Recap

Before I dive into the recap, let me first thank those of you who commented here on the blog, on Facebook and Twitter, and sent me individual e-mails providing support in regards to my corral mishap.  Its clear that CUCB was … Continue reading

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Friday Five – March 14th – Off to the Races

This past week my Twitter feed has been full of fellow runners sharing their anticipation about various races this weekend.  Many people, myself included, will be running their first spring race this weekend.  Its of course fitting that the DC Trifecta … Continue reading

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Best Moments of 2014 Marathon Weekend

The excitement and my runner’s high from running the Disney World Half Marathon last month is still going strong.  Since crossing the finish line of my first half marathon, I’ve been excitedly looking at possible races, both to run in … Continue reading

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