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Month-End Madness [November]

First off sorry that that my month-end recap is so late. I have no idea what has been going on besides I may need a few more hours in each day to get everything done sometimes. Not only have I not been blogging but I have no even been running! I have not run one… Continue reading Month-End Madness [November]

fitness and fun · Marathon Training · Mother Runners · Race Review

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

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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 

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Getting Ready for the Starting Line

Even though I have run a Full Marathon, over 10 Half Marathons and countless other races I still get butterflies when I get to a starting line of a race- whether it be a 5k or a 10-miler. As my running has blossomed over the years I have found that the more prepared (mentally and physically)… Continue reading Getting Ready for the Starting Line

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Richmond Marathon Race Recap

I’m officially a marathoner! I’m absolutely loving the new title I can add to my resume! I must say I learned a lot through the training and am glad that I challenged myself to do something I never thought I could do. Overall the Richmond Marathon was an awesome race. From start to finish it… Continue reading Richmond Marathon Race Recap

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National Running Day!

It is here! National Running Day! The past two years I was overly pregnant and had zero desire to run and really did not see much point in celebrating a day I would not participate in. This year however it is a different story! I feel like I am just as excited about National Running… Continue reading National Running Day!

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Never say never

How many times have you said those infamous words…”I would never do that” “never in a million years would you catch me doing that” never, never, never…. In my lifetime I have judged others and commented: “I would never do that” more than I would like to admit. The past few years and specifically weeks,… Continue reading Never say never