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Loudoun Half Marathon Training Log – Week 8

If you follow me on Instagram, Facebook, and/or Twitter, then you already know that yesterday’s race didn’t go as I had hoped.  I didn’t give up during the race, despite how challenging the race wound up being for me.  Although … Continue reading

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Loudoun Half Marathon Training Log – Week 6

After a challenging March, I was determined to get April started off on a strong note.  And that’s exactly what I did last week. Monday, April 2nd Monday was a long day, and I was short on time for exercising … Continue reading

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Loudoun Half Marathon Training Log – Week 4

Greetings from cold and snowy Central Illinois!  Since I’m on Spring Break this week, little man and I are spending the week here visiting my parents.  School has been incredibly stressful lately, so I’m very thankful for a week off … Continue reading

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Loudoun Half Marathon Training Log – Week 3

This past week was one of those incredibly busy ones where I barely sat down.  Between it being the height of the quarter at school, lots going on at home, and life in general, it was very challenging to fit … Continue reading

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Loudoun Half Marathon Training Log – Week 1

Instead of taking a break in between training cycles, I jumped right into training for the next race on my calendar, the Loudoun Half Marathon on April 22nd.  I ran this race last year and fell only a couple of … Continue reading

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Princess Half Marathon Training Log – Week 10

Those of you who follow me on social media already know that I had an absolutely fantastic weekend at Disney World and completed the Fairy Tale Challenge.  My one and only goal over the weekend was to have fun, and … Continue reading

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Princess Half Marathon Training Log – Week 9

After finishing my last double digit training run last Sunday, it was nice to have a lower intensity training schedule this past week, especially since I started the week off not feeling well and needing to take some extra rest … Continue reading

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Princess Half Marathon Training Log – Week 8

Despite having a sick toddler at the end of the week, I was able to successfully get in all of my workouts last week.  While it took a bit of flexibility, I am so glad that I persevered and completed … Continue reading

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Princess Half Marathon Training Log – Week 7

After dealing with the onset of my groin pain two weeks ago, and then taking it easy and not pushing my luck too much with lower body exercises a week ago, this past week was the first time since my … Continue reading

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Princess Half Marathon Training Log – Week 6

After a difficult and very painful week of dealing with unexplained groin pain, I took my chiropractor’s advice to heart this past week and avoided lower body strength training for the majority of the week.  When I saw her on … Continue reading

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