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The Richmond Marathon | 26.2 Magical Miles

26.2 Magical Miles.. I know probably not the title of most marathon recaps, especially recaps that come with the finish time of 5:13 minutes but hey… it’s not always finish times that matter… more finish lines and that is exactly what was important to all 5 of us this past Saturday in Richmond, Virginia. Saturday… Continue reading The Richmond Marathon | 26.2 Magical Miles

5k Run · Annapolis Running Classic · BOB Strollers · Delaware · Family Fitness · fitness and fun · Marathon Training · Month-End Madness · Running and Racing · SweatPink

Month End Madness: October

WOW this month was a busy one to say the least. We pretty much had some sort of event each and every weekend and the month FLEW by! From swimming lessons, meetings, races and fall events it feels like Septembers recap was light years ago! Total Miles: 94.8 which is my highest monthly total in… Continue reading Month End Madness: October

5k Run · fitness and fun · Half Marathon · Marathon Training · Maryland · Race Recap · Running and Racing · sparkly soul · SweatPink

Baltimore Running Festival Race Recap

By this time last week we had already logged 5 or so miles through Charm City. While we signed up to run 16.2 miles, we ended up running 19.5 and ended with even more after looking at our total steps for the day! We packed up and headed to Baltimore right after work on Friday… Continue reading Baltimore Running Festival Race Recap

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Month-End Madness|September|

September was such a busy month and October is looking to be even more packed with running, racing and other activities. While I did enjoy September I am hoping that I will be able to sneak away to Jones beach with the kids a few more times before the chill of fall creeps in. While… Continue reading Month-End Madness|September|

Fitness Check In · Marathon Training · Race Training · Training Plan

Thoughts on Heart Rate Training 

First off I want to start out by saying I really did not educate myself or research the pros and cons of heart rate training plans or even how to properly engage in one. As you probably know I like trying new things out and once I knew my Garmin 235 could do wrist based… Continue reading Thoughts on Heart Rate Training¬†

another mother runner · Hot Mom Check-In · Marathon Training · mother runner · Race Training · Running · Running and Racing

Hot Mom Check-in: Erin Graves

It’s a New Year – and here at Jonesin’ we would like to introduce you to our newest “Hot Mom” inductee – Erin Graves!  I met Erin at the Dover YMCA at a BodyPump class and was surprised to learn that she has 3 (adorable) daughters, is a nurse (crazy hours), manages to always get in her workouts,… Continue reading Hot Mom Check-in: Erin Graves

fitness and fun · Marathon Training · pregnant running · races · Running

National Stroller Running Day Recap!

I think it is safe to say that Katie at Moms Little Running Buddy and all the sponsors (BOB, New Balance, Fit4Mom, Moms Little Running Buddy, Linkouture and Run Stroller Run)made a huge success out of National Stroller Running Day! My newsfeeds were filled with the hashtag #strollerrun14 and super cute pictures of families pushing… Continue reading National Stroller Running Day Recap!

Delaware · fitness and fun · Football Running challenge · Marathon Training · Running · Training Plan

Monday Night Miles: Football Running Challenge

Last week we changed things up a bit and had a few more smiling faces picking their team and either celebrating or running their #mondaynightmiles of shame Same rules apply this week ladies and gents- 7 miles for picking the losing team, get a friend to join in and earn “credit” miles for each new… Continue reading Monday Night Miles: Football Running Challenge

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#mondaynightmiles -mixing it up!

It’s a new month and time for something a little different. So far we have had a handful of people playing along in the #mondaynightmiles football running challenge and my goal is to make it bigger, better and more fun! This week I have upped the bet to 7 miles! To some that is nothing,… Continue reading #mondaynightmiles -mixing it up!