Tag Archives: Training

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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Running, Bumping Pumping, & Grindng

I don’t see nothing wrong….with a little PUMP and grind 😉 Still haven’t heard back from my tech help on my little I’msostressedoutwhyisthishappeningtome sidebar problem so it looks like I’m going to have to get started redoing it. NOT what … Continue reading

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2012 “Year of the Comeback” Recap

Has a whole year flown by already? I swear, it seems like just yesterday I was writing 2011’s recap and making some new goals for 2012. In the latter post, I vowed to “train smarter. Not harder, not more, but smarter.“ A … Continue reading

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Baby Did A Bad Bad Thing

Ok, what I did yesterday wasn’t THAT bad, but I still feel guilty about it. I’m going to keep you hanging on about what I did for a sec. Look at these pics from when I ran the Virginia 10miler … 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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It’s Officially Running Season!!

How do I know this? Funny you should ask, friends. I have 2 ways of knowing that “running season”, which is in the fall aka the best season for running, has begun. Why fall you ask? Actually probably no one … Continue reading

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