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Wild Nights in our Marathon Training House!

  Full Disclosure:  This post is sponsored by Pop Secret. Last summer, while training for the Marine Corps Marathon, I really struggled with the mental side of the training.  Prioritizing early bed times before long runs and limiting my alcohol … Continue reading

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“I could NEVER run a marathon” and other similar nonsense…

***DISCLAIMER:  Though my registration fee for these virtual races was waived because of my relationship with JOST RUNNING.COM, all opinions are solely my own! “I could NEVER run a marathon” is one of the most common responses I get when … Continue reading

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Marathon Training Week 3

  Now I know I am traditionally not so great about posting about my training and I’m trying to change that.  Almost 3 full months into my runstreak, I’d like to try and make sure I am updating the blog … Continue reading

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24 days till… well… i’m really not sure!

SOOOOOOOO…… The thing is the RnR NOLA Marathon is in 24 days. My plan for this race was redemption. Flights are booked, hotel is all set, I’ve been registered since this summer, my best Blendies will be on hand and … Continue reading

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Family Time and Accountability

Usually my weekend is ruled by work with a side order of fitness.  Since I work Saturdays, my long runs are on Sunday mornings and then the rest of the day belongs to my family, usually running errands or doing … Continue reading

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Weekly update and a Diet-to-Go 24 Hour Giveaway

This past weekend was insanely busy with work and with lack of sleep and free time, I failed on more than a few occasions to plan ahead in order to avoid pitfalls.  I over ate, did not portion control, and  … Continue reading

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Back to Crossfit

  This week I started back at Victor Crossfit, where I haven’t been a regular since last fall.  I gave it up when it got closer to The Wineglass Half and I couldn’t seem to balance the lifting and the … Continue reading

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What’s next??? Two weeks Post MCM

Its been two weeks since I ran my first Marathon.  It took more time than I expected to really digest my performance and I am moving forward with my recovery, reevaluate, redemption planning.    RECOVERY: I took 12 days off … Continue reading

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