Monthly Archives: September 2012

I. Am. Freaking. Out.

This post is just me whining and complaining and for that I’m sorry. Ok you guys, this cold has turned into a monstrous thing. I have been bedridden for the past 2 days and don’t feel all that much better … Continue reading

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First cold of the season

Potent and soothing cocktail of meds, Vitamin water, and sugar-free hot caramel apple cider from Starbucks (my fave fall drink!) I knew something was up on Monday and Tuesday. Just felt achy and blaaah. You guys gave me great advice … Continue reading

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Swinging Right Back Into It

Sophie’s Sleeping I’m working non-stop And trying to hit the gym to get back into my running/exercising routine since I have basically done nothing in the past week. I’ve tricked my body into thinking I’m tapering so of course I … Continue reading

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Cheese Curd Hangover

Ok, I don’t really have a cheese curd hangover because I didn’t just eat cheese curds on my trip back to Madison this past weekend, but I am definitely feeling the effects of eating fatty foods and drinking tons of … Continue reading

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Madison for the weekend

We’re off to Madison ,WI for a  weekend of debauchery and football. I swear the bf is more excited than he looks in that pic. I’ll try to stop in for a quick post, but you can follow my instagram … Continue reading

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It’s a work from home kinda day

It is GORGEOUS out today. High of 68 degrees and sunny. The weather doesn’t get much better than this! So I decided to stay at home and soak up the natural light (our new apartment has a ton of windows … Continue reading

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Madison is Magical

Once upon a time I was a college student in what I consider to be one of the best college towns in the country, Madison, WI (I’ve lived in a few other of these as well…Ann Arbor and Charlottesville). Madison … Continue reading

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Let’s Talk About Running Surfaces (Revenge of the Penguins 20 Miler Recap)

Happy Monday everyone! It’s my favorite kind of day here in Cville: cool and cloudy. For the first time in months I’m wearing jeans, cardi, and a jacket! This is serious business 🙂 The post I have for you today … Continue reading

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20 Miler Playlist

Sohpie and I thank you for the well wishes yesterday! She is doing much better and mostly back to her crazy, smiling self.  And a special thank you to Jorie for the shout out! 🙂 Ok, it’s Friday party people! … Continue reading

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Sophie’s Surgery

My happy little frenchie girl had surgery the other day for a cyst on her tail and I just wanted to give a quick update We were a bit nervous because the risks of anesthesia are higher for brachycephalic/smushed face dogs … Continue reading

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