RUN support system

training support

Running is a very lonely activity. You train by yourself. You're alone with your thoughts, constantly trying to tell yourself just one more step, just one more mile, just one more time. It can be hard to keep going. I've been lucky enough to have a few really great encouragers come along … [Read More...]

training support

RUN support system

Running is a very lonely activity. You train by yourself. You're alone with your thoughts, constantly trying to tell yourself just one more step, just one more mile, just one … [Read More...]

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RUN fuel and food

Remember how I'm in-training for my first half marathon? I think I've mentioned it before... Well, here's the thing I'm learning: training isn't just what you do in the gym or … [Read More...]

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don’t forget about the wide leg jeans

I'm all for the skinny jeans, but can we just take a minute and remember how awesome some wide leg jeans are? Mostly this is a reminder for myself. Also, I'm not … [Read More...]

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RUN training schedule

I love a good plan. Like really love a good plan. So when I decided to train for a half marathon, I knew I needed a good training schedule. One that made me feel like I … [Read More...]

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ingredients for an amazing life // alpine lace deli cheese

I guess I always assumed I'd have an awesome life. Now I know that "awesome" is subjective. "Awesome life" at 22 is different than "awesome life" at 32. Ten years ago, my … [Read More...]

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Peeps Easter wreath

Since it's officially April now, you better believe my front door is rockin' my Peeps Easter wreath. I made it a couple years ago and it's still going strong; it has completely … [Read More...]

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when mama goes out on the town

I don't get to drink because I have to run nine miles the next morning. I get to wear heels and a black jacket. I laugh a little louder than normal. I drive my … [Read More...]

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run update: March

March was tough. I'm four weeks away from the Mini Marathon at this point and really logging the miles. I ran my farthest distance ever on Sunday, ten miles, taking my March total … [Read More...]