Monthly Archives: August 2012

It’s Foodie Penpals Reveal Day!!!

This is easily one of my very favorite days of the month!!! For those of you who don’t know what Foodie Penpals are, where have you been?? Is it dark under that rock??? Now that we have gotten my snarkiness … Continue reading

Posted in blogger, blogging, fitblog, fitfluential, food, Foodie penpal, healthy eating, healthy living, run, RUNNER, running, sweatpink | 9 Comments
Exploring: A guest post from James at Vytalz

Being on vacation, I’ve found myself discovering and exploring all new places to run.  I’ve run through a State park, by and through several vineyards and along Seneca Lake.  Part of me is enjoying the new scenery but a few … Continue reading

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Premier Protein Review and Giveaway!!!

About 3 weeks ago I received a box of goodies from Premier Protein to try and review and I am so very glad I did.  I was totally blown away by everything they had sent me to try.  I received 4 … Continue reading

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Chasing Vacation! Goals for relaxation and Staying Motivated While Away!

Happy Monday!!!  Because I remind you every week, I will do so again:  I LOVE MONDAYS!  It is my chance to recap the previous week, appreciate my successes and mull over any lapses in my plan for opportunities to improve.  … Continue reading

Posted in goals, half marathon training, mother runner, run, RUNNER, running, Vacation, virtual 10-miler, Weekly Chase | 5 Comments
How do you fuel your runs? A Guest Post by Holly from Running and Baking Oh My!

 Sunday is the day I use to meal plan and grocery shop for the week like most of you.  I wish I could say I was better about planning full meals and it is certainly a goal of mine.  As … Continue reading

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What would you do if you couldn’t run? A Guest Post from the Outlaw Mama

Thursday morning I woke up at 4am with a horrible pain in my ankle and calf.  The pain refused to subside regardless of the ibuprofen I took or the stretching I tried.  I iced the ankle, elevated it and begged … Continue reading

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A guest post from Colleen at The Chocolate Mile

Hi friends! My name is Colleen and I write over at I have been on a weight loss journey for what feels like, essentially, forever. But that’s okay, because I’m getting there. I’m also a runner. I started running … Continue reading

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Do you Define yourself as a Runner? A Guest Post from According to Mags

 I love telling people that I am a runner.  I love that it is a defining part of my life.  It has become as much of who I am as being a wife and a mother.  I love this guest … Continue reading

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Fitness in Five Minute

I’m sitting on the back porch enjoying my morning coffee.  I just finished stretching and slathering my left quad with icy/hot and I’m trying to decide if I should go out for 4 miles now or wait until sunset on … Continue reading

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WEEKLY CHASE: Combined Goals for our Runcation

It’s Monday!!!  Have I ever mentioned how much I love this traditionally hated day?  I especially love this Monday as I am on vacation and have no obligations!!!  Our biggest plan for the day is an early morning chartered fishing … Continue reading

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