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My One Year Runniversary

It’s my anniversary! Okay, it was really six to eight weeks ago, but I am celebrating today. How am I celebrating? By reflecting on what I have learned over the last year. In my first year of consistent running, I … Continue reading

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Sweet Swim

Today I am determined to get back on track with my training. I originally had a goal of running the Gulf Coast Half Marathon in October but I don’t know if I will be ready to run a half by … Continue reading

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Hi Sweaty Athlete

I am back! After a two month hiatus due to health problems (which I will discuss in a later post), I am back in the training groove. Tonight’s training plan consisted of 4×400 intervals to work on speed but due … Continue reading

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Mom You’re Just Jealous…

it’s the Beastie Boys! Happy Mothers Day to me! I hope that you all treated your mothers with kindness today. I had a great day and I am pumped. My run tonight was fantastic. After a torn calf scare and … Continue reading

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Conjunction Junction

What’s your function? Anyone remember that from Saturday mornings? I have been reading alot of blog posts lately regarding nutrition. This prompted me to take a look at my own diet and how far I have come. I haven’t really … Continue reading

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I Am One of Those People

Before I started this journey, (and actually after, too) I used to see or hear about people who would get up at 4 and 5 am to run, bike, or participate in any other type of early morning exercise. My … Continue reading

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Best Run All Week

Tonight’s run rocked! Okay, okay….it’s the only run so far this week but it was a much needed stress relief! Hale yeah! That is all. We are off for frozen yogurt.

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New Bike

I have the bug. The triathlon bug. With little no time for training lately, all I can think about is registering for another triathlon. I have been putting in 13 hour days at work and dealing with stressful client situations. … Continue reading

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Saturated Saturday Run

This morning I had some motivation issues. Although I knew I needed to get a run in and stay on my training schedule, I just wasn’t feeling it. Plus, I knew I have a full weekend of work ahead of … Continue reading

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Trying Triathlon Finish

Whew! I finally have a few minutes to write about my first triathlon experience. I did it! It was by the hardest, but I crossed the finish line. I had issues on every leg of the triathlon. And, as you … Continue reading

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