Category Archives: running

Week 4 of Wineglass Training

  Oops!  I’m a few weeks behind.  I know you are all SHOCKED that I am juggling one too many balls and one dropped!  The good news is I am on vacation this week and I’ve had a fantastic and … Continue reading

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So What Happened Was………..

I disappeared for almost an entire month.  The first week was self imposed silence while I was on vacation but I did have some awesome guest posters  lined up.  The last two weeks of my disappearance weren’t by choice, and … Continue reading

Posted in #36to36runstreak, back in the swing of things, back on track, relax, runchat, running, Spring, training, weight watchers | Tagged , , , , | 17 Comments
If it Doesn’t Challenge You…

New Year’s Eve is upon us. In 2013 I had so many running goals and I accomplished many of them. Some of them fell by the wayside and life got in the way. Injuries got in the way. i got … Continue reading

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Gaaahhhhh!!! I’m Sick!

With just three days until the Boilermaker 15k, my body has used its super powers to once again attempt to sideline me!  I woke up Tuesday morning with a stuffy nose and a sore throat but I pretended not to … Continue reading

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It’s been an entire week!

Eeeeekkkk!!!  I can’t believe I haven’t checked in since last Tuesday.  My work schedule coupled with my new boot camp routine has given me tons of energy during the day but requires an early bed time if I want to … Continue reading

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Today I had the #BestRun I’ve had in a really long time!

When I first heard about Miss Zippy’s #BESTRUN link up I intended to write about one of my recent vacation runs.  I planned to talk about how much I had missed the warm sun and the heat and the pouring … Continue reading

Posted in BESTRUN, Fit Approach, fitfluential, Girls Gone Sporty, how far you've come, reinvigorated about running, runchat, running, sweat pink | 13 Comments
Ever wish you could experience a Groundhog’s day??

Some days are better than others and as they go, yesterday was a great one! Rob left for a business trip in the very wee hours of the morning and I got Danger off to school and then got dressed … Continue reading

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There have been so many exciting events this year I can hardly imagine that it is over already.  It is mid boggling how much has changed in 2012 and I am so excited for the upcoming new year!!! I completed … Continue reading

Posted in fitfluential, Girls Gone Sporty, goals, half marathon training, Happy New Year, marathon training, mom running, mother runner, PR goals, running, sweat pink, year end recap | 18 Comments
Reach the Beach Relay Recap (part 1)

Buckle your seat belts friends!!!  This is going to take a few days to recap, which is only appropriate since it took a few days to run!!!  There is so much to share, I barely know where to begin!  I … Continue reading

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Today was not a rest day

Saturday is my only rest day.  I know most of my fellow runners use Saturdays as their long run day, the day they prove to the world that they are in fact real live runners!!  I work most Saturdays so … Continue reading

Posted in Crossfit, half marathon training, LONG RUN, rest day, run, runDisney, RUNNER, running, training, wine and dine half marathon, wineglass half marathon | 14 Comments