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When Running Breaks Your Heart {Eugene 2013}

This is not the post I had hoped to write following this weekend’s Eugene Marathon. My mind had crafted a post filled with sunshine and roses and tales of awesome PRs. And while there were several awesome PRs achieved this … Continue reading

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It’s Race Week….Again!

Funny that my last post was a marathon recap and just like that, it’s race week again!  It’s been a fast few weeks of birthday, moving, trying to finalize the sale of our TX house, etc.  I’ve really enjoyed having … Continue reading

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Mission Accomplished…sort of (Houston Marathon Recap)

First of all, I freaking LOVE this community!!  The texts, tweets, emails leading up to the race, during it and then after…oh the after.  I can’t tell you how much all your words and encouragement meant to my slightly broken … Continue reading

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Let’s talk goals…

Eventually I’d like to do a 2013 goals post, but for now, let’s just talk about the first 2013 goal.  In other words, here’s my Houston Marathon decision… GO FAST TAKE CHANCES—- BELIEVE I’m running 26.2 on January 13th.  That’s … Continue reading

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Decision Time

Given all the changes going on in our lives these days, I’m seriously considering a race switch.  The Houston Marathon Committee gives entrants until December 31 to switch between races.  While my training started out strong (and included a few … Continue reading

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Three AMAZING Things Thursday

Last week was a BIG week in the life of this little blog (and it’s writer)- wait, why and I talking about myself in the 3rd person.  I’ve hinted and tweeted about some of these things, but I’ll summarize here: … Continue reading

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Fitness Friday

This week’s workout highlight has to be Thursday morning’s 6.2 mile run.  I felt good the entire run with only minor hamstring “tightness”.  That, my friends, is progress and I couldn’t be happier about it.  6.2 miles/53:19/8:35 pace The virtual … Continue reading

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