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Wine and Dine Half Marathon Weekend – Day 5 – Final Thoughts and Fun at Epcot

Its hard to believe that its already been more than two months since we returned home from our Wine and Dine racecation.  We had an absolute blast at Disney with little man and my father-in-law, and it was exciting to … Continue reading

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Wine and Dine Half Marathon Weekend – Day 4 – Post Half Marathon Fun

We last left off with Preston and I having crossed the finish line of my 10th half marathon.  After arriving back at our hotel, Art of Animation, we took little man to the pool for a short while.  The cool water … Continue reading

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Wine and Dine Half Marathon Weekend – Day 4 – Wine and Dine Half Marathon

Preston and I went into this race with high hopes and a lot of anticipation.  We originally registered for last year’s race in March 2015, found out about a month and a half later that we were pregnant with little … Continue reading

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Wine and Dine Half Marathon Weekend – Day 3 – Little Man’s Diaper Dash!

After arriving back at the hotel after the 10k and quickly showering, we headed over to Wide World of Sports, where the kids’ races were held.  We decided for ease to arrive early and eat an early lunch at the … Continue reading

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Factors to Consider When Choosing the Right Race(s) For You

Now that the fall running season has come to a close, many runners are now focusing on their 2017 race calendars.  With an infinite number of race options out there, its easy to become overwhelmed when choosing which race(s) to … Continue reading

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Wine and Dine Half Marathon Weekend – Day 3 – Wine and Dine 10k

My first race of Wine and Dine Half Marathon Weekend and Lumiere’s Two Course Challenge was the Wine and Dine 10k.  I had two goals for the race: to take it easy since I had the half marathon the next … Continue reading

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Wine and Dine Half Marathon Weekend – Day 2 – Fun at Magic Kingdom

During our Wine and Dine trip we had one full day to spend at the parks, so we opted to spend the day at my favorite park, and the most kid friendly park, Magic Kingdom.  We arrived around 10:00, and … Continue reading

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Wine and Dine Half Marathon Weekend – Days 0 and 1 – Flying Down and the Expo

I’m so excited to relive all of the excitement from our most recent trip to Disney!  This trip was much different than our past couple of trips, and to the surprise of many, only my second racecation at Disney (3rd if … Continue reading

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Friday Five – April 10th – Five Bucket List Racecations

One of the many things that I love about running is that since there are races all over the world, they offer the perfect excuse to travel and explore new cities.  My travel bucket list is pretty lengthy, as is … Continue reading

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Magical Miles: The Runner’s Guide to Walt Disney World Review and Giveaway

I am a planner by nature.  When it comes to planning trips, whether they’re for a race or not, I often look at every single detail in order to ensure the best possible trip.  From the flights, to the hotel(s), … Continue reading

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