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Friday Five – Five Tips for Summer Running

Happy hot and humid Friday!  The height of heat and humidity has hit the DC area, as mid-week we started to see “feels like” temperatures reach triple digits by mid-day.  Add high humidity to that, and its been quite unbearable … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Five Scenes from My Week

For the last time this week, greetings from Central Illinois!  Little man and I have thoroughly enjoyed our week here with my parents.  We’ve kept quite busy, and the week has just flown by.  I’ve also been enjoying running here. … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Five Things I’m Looking Forward to This Summer

I’ve been counting down to this day since I returned to work from maternity leave: its the last day of the school year!  I’ll be spending the morning finishing up cleaning up my classroom, followed by a faculty/lunch meeting, and … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Five Reasons to Sign Up for the ZOOMA Summer Fitness Challenge

Disclaimer: As a ZOOMA Ambassador, I received complimentary registration for the challenge.  As always, all opinions are my own. Another busy week, another week when I haven’t been able to get anywhere near as much accomplished as I would have … Continue reading

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Friday Five – What I’m Looking Forward to About ZOOMA Annapolis (and my race goals)

Tomorrow is the big day that I’ve been focused on preparing for over the past 18 weeks – the day that I’ll run my first postpartum half marathon since giving birth to little man five months ago.  While I did complete … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Recent Rock ‘n’ Roll News

Did you hear the following news Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series news over the past week? 1.  Last week, Rock ‘n’ Roll released the 2016 RnR Philly Half Marathon medal.  The History nerd in me loves the classic look of … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Mother’s Day Edition

I know earlier this week I said I’d recap last Saturday’s Jaguar 5k and share the details of how my PR race went.  But with Mother’s Day on Sunday, and this year being my first Mother’s Day, I decided to … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Potpourri v. 14

Wow, what a week!  Between work, keeping up with my training, three doctor’s appointments between little man and I, and being sick with the stomach flu at the beginning of the week, this week has just completely flown by.  I … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Current Countdowns

I’m one of those people who, despite living a busy life and trying to live in the moment as much as possible, also enjoys looking ahead to anything and everything that is exciting on the calendar.  With lots already on our … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Potpourri v. 13

The past two weeks being back at work have just been a blur.  I finally feel like I’m starting to get back into my work routine, though I know that routine will change again next week when little man gets … Continue reading

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