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Friday Five – Five Highlights from My Summer

Hard to believe, but today marks my first full day back at school.  Although I’ve had various planning meetings with coworkers this week, my 2016-2017 contract starts today.  Yes, its quite unusual that we’re starting on a Friday this year, … Continue reading

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Friday Five – We’re Off On Our Disney Adventure!

One year ago on August 21st, Preston and I found out little man’s gender.  We traveled to Disney World and St. Pete’s Beach for our babymoon, and on our first full day of vacation did a gender reveal with Mickey … 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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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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