Category Archives: active life

Running in the summer is aca-amazing

NOT. Y’all know how much I hate running in the summer heat. It was one of the main reasons why I decided not to train for a marathon this summer and instead stick to half marathons. Having less mileage is … Continue reading

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Hungry Duck Half, Decker’s Creek Half, and July 4th Weekend Update

I’ve been going back and forth over what to do about the blog. On one hand, I am starting a faculty position and my already crazy busy schedule will get crazier. On the other hand, I was able to blog … Continue reading

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Happy National Running Day!

 How are you celebrating? 

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What This Week’s All About

Thank you for all of your kind words on my last post about my PhD graduation!!! Real quick, head on over to the Charlottesville Wedding Blog to check out my 3rd post (a short one) as bride blogger 🙂 I … Continue reading

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Novelty Races–Foam Fest 5k

I’ve been away for a bit, I know. The job hunt has basically hit a “stage 10” time suck level. I have multiple opportunities, which is awesome, but first interviews, then second Skype interviews, then on campus job talks take … Continue reading

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Want a side of Dubstep with that?

Y’all know my taste in running music changes week to week. Sometimes I’m feeling rock, sometimes rap, sometimes r&b, sometimes classical. Lately I’ve been into electronic jams while I’m running (ok, they’re not all technically electronic, some are Dubstep and some … Continue reading

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Finding the Positive (Running & Love–E Pics)

If you’re like me, you’re probably glued to your TV/phone/computer watching what is unfolding in Boston right now. It’s just crazy and I hope all of my friends there hunker down and stay safe! No doubt this has been a … Continue reading

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