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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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How Will You Stay Motivated During the Holidays?

If you follow me on Instagram then you probably have noticed that I’m currently participating in a handful of challenges.  But the photo challenges aren’t the only ones that I’m participating in.  What challenges am I currently participating in? Run Stretch … Continue reading

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Friday Five – October 3rd – Sources of Inspiration

Even though running is very much an individual sport, it takes a community to help one another stay motivated and focused on our training.  For me, I turn to a number of sources for my inspiration. 1.  Social media One … Continue reading

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How I’ve Increased My Blog Readership

Over the past several months, my blog readership has been slowly increasing.  Some of you have asked what I’ve done in order to increase my blog readership, and asked for suggestions of what you can do in order to increase … Continue reading

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Friday Five – April 11th – What I Love About the Online Running Community

Since I started running last March, the online running community has proven to be an invaluable resource and support system.  As I’ve grown as a runner, I’ve relied more and more on this community.  One of the most incredible things … Continue reading

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Happy Blogiversary!

Today marks From Dancing to Running’s birthday.  One year ago today I wrote my first blog post.  My oh my how my blog has evolved since that first post! When I first started this blog, I had no idea where … Continue reading

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Friday Five – March 28th – So Much to Celebrate!

Happy Friday everybody!  Its hard to believe that today is the 13th Friday of 2014 and that we’re already a quarter of the way through the year.  I feel like I’ve accomplished so much in 2014, and so little, all … Continue reading

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More Consistent Blogging

This week is my fifth week of consistently blogging five days a week.  Prior to five weeks ago, I’d blog one to three times a week.  I was a go with the flow kind of blogger, only blogging when an … Continue reading

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When Your Body Can’t Keep Up With Your Mind

Each day as I recover, I’m more and more eager to get back to a normal routine.  We’ve had a couple of snow days this week, which has eased the stress of writing sub plans for school, but yesterday as … Continue reading

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Best Moments of 2014 Marathon Weekend

The excitement and my runner’s high from running the Disney World Half Marathon last month is still going strong.  Since crossing the finish line of my first half marathon, I’ve been excitedly looking at possible races, both to run in … Continue reading

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