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Friday Five – Five Possible Races to Run in 2017

The only two races that I’m currently registered for are the Rock ‘n’ Roll DC Half Marathon in March and the Chicago Marathon in October.  Even though much of my focus in 2017 will be on training to run my … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Happy First Birthday to My Little Man!

Today is a big day at our house…our little man turns one today! This past year has just flown by!  It feels like just yesterday that he was born, and its quite hard to believe that we’ve already reached the … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Potpourri v. 17

This has been quite an exciting week, and the coming weeks will be just as exciting.  What’s been going on and what’s coming up? 1.  On Tuesday the results from the Chicago Marathon lottery were posted.  I didn’t have to … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Five Ways to Stay Motivated to Stay Active During the Holidays

Disclaimer: As a Gone for a Run Ambassador, I received a complimentary virtual race entry.  I am not being compensated financially.  As always, all opinions are my own. December always feels like one of the busiest months of the year … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Five Reasons to Donate to RMHC

As I shared back in October, I will be running the Chicago Marathon next October.  Not only will it be my first marathon, but it will also be the first major race that I’m running with a charity team for. … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Catching Up

Wow, it seems like forever since I last wrote a blog post, even though its only been about a week and a half.   Since it feels like its been so long since I was last able to write, let’s … Continue reading

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My Favorite Friday Five Posts

Today marks the end of an era.  Last week, Courtney, Mar, and Cynthia, also known as the DC Trifecta Bloggers, announced their intention to end the Friday Five linkup.  I’ll admit, I’m a bit disappointed in the decision, though I … Continue reading

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October 2016 Monthly Goals

I feel like I keep saying this every month, but this year is just flying by.  Its hard to believe that we’re already three quarters of the way through 2016 and that fall is in full swing now. There were … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Potpourri v. 16

Happy 2nd Day of Fall, everybody!  Although I’m sad to see my favorite season (summer) officially come to an end, I’m excited about all of the fun activities and events that we have on our calendar for this fall.  Between … Continue reading

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Friday Five – Potpourri v. 15

Its been another super crazy and super busy week.  Not only have I had a lot going on both at home and at work, but I also have a big weekend to look forward to. 1.  I’m excited to run … Continue reading

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