Monthly Archives: February 2012

My Time in the Spotlight

If you’ve stumbled to my little piece of the blog world via Dorothy’s blog, welcome! Thanks for stopping by- I hope you’ll come back often. I’m so thrilled to be featured as today’s Athlete Bio on Mile-Posts.  For those of … Continue reading

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Earning My Stripes

   Sweater + bracelets: J Crew Factory Jeans: Joes via Nordstrom Rack Boots: Nine West  Necklace: (I can’t remember where it’s from) I’m seriously crushing on the stripe trend right now.  I find myself selecting everything striped in each store … Continue reading

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Back in the Saddle

Although the exact diagnosis and cause of my “injury” is still a giant unknown, the good news is that I’ve been cleared for limited activity!  For me, exercise is a stress reliever.  It’s where I’m able to let go of … Continue reading

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Staying Dry

  Tunic: J Crew Outlet Sweater: Banana Republic Outlet (old)Belt: J Crew Boots: Hunter via Nordstrom (gift) Leggings: Target Although I’ve only had these boots about 2 weeks, I’ve already worn them several times.  Turns out February is a GREAT … Continue reading

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In a Rut

    Jacket: GAP outlet (old) Silk tank + pants: J Crew Belt + Shoes: Cole Haan Outlet Scarf: Marshalls I think I’m in a rut- a pink/purple rut.  I wasn’t even aware I had that much of the color … Continue reading

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Biz Casual Compression

  Shirt: J Crew Jacket: Halogen via Nordstrom Skirt + Necklace: LoftBoots: Nine West  Belt: Banana Republic Outlet I know Aron has done a few posts on business casual for runners (i.e. ways to hide compression under your work clothes) … Continue reading

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This Groundhog saw her shadow…

…and it means 4-8 weeks of no running!  ARGH!  Talk about complete frustration.  After my aborted marathon in Houston, we thought we figured out what happened and how to “fix” it.  Things were going well.  I was running a little … Continue reading

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