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Rock ‘n’ Roll DC Half Marathon Training Log – Week 2

Unlike week 1, this past week of my RnRDC training didn’t go exactly as I had hoped that it would.  Little man got sick, which caused me to have to adapt and go with the flow.  Preston’s best friend was also … Continue reading

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Rock ‘n’ Roll DC Half Marathon Training Log – Week 1

Even with a week of super cold weather, and a little bit of snow, week 1 of Rock ‘n’ Roll DC Half Marathon Training was a huge success.  After not being “in training” since the beginning of November, and feeling … Continue reading

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Goals for 2017

Happy 2017!!!  Everybody told me that once you add a child to your life that time will fly by faster than you could have ever imagined, and boy was that true last year.  It felt like every time I blinked … Continue reading

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2016 Goals Reflection

Even though I set monthly goals for myself, I was incredibly motivated this past year to get back to my pre-pregnancy shape and also set year long goals for myself.  My drive to not only bounce back after pregnancy, but also … Continue reading

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2016: My Year of Running

Wow, 2016 was quite an exciting year!  This past year has been filled with lots of running, particularly motivated by my goal to get back to my pre-pregnancy shape.  In the process of working towards reaching that goal, I also … 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 Training Log – Week 5

Despite how motivated, and successful, I was with my training last week, this past week I had a lot of difficulty fitting my workouts in.  Between multiple doctors appointments for little man and I and a couple of late afternoons … Continue reading

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Wine and Dine Half Marathon Training Log – Week 4

First of all, many thanks to all of those who have already started to support me in my journey to training for my first marathon.  While I won’t officially start marathon training until sometime in 2017, the excitement about Chicago … Continue reading

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Wine and Dine Half Marathon Training Log – Week 3

This has to be my shortest training cycle ever.  Its hard to believe that tomorrow marks one month since I ran my 9th half marathon and that in just three short weeks I’ll be running my 10th half marathon. As my … 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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