Category Archives: Run

Sitting outside my door…

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I’ll be honest: I was a big cranky girl today.  I woke up, went to the gym and felt great.  I got to work and somehow only a couple hours in and I was losing my grip so fast that I had trouble wheeling myself back in.  A few hugs from friends and another viewing of the Jimmy Kimmel Halloween… Read more »

Music Monday – I’m Calling On YOU!

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Instead of featuring another band or artist that I’m digging this week, I wanted to look to you.  I’ve been using the same running playlist for quite some time now and while I add a new song every now and then, I’m in need of a real re-vamp. Here’s my current playlist: “The Show Goes On” – Lupe Fiasco “Love… Read more »


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There’s moments when your legs feel like lead; your lungs tight; your feet wobbly.   There’s moments when you reach your max; you must slow down; you must stop.  There’s moments when you know that despite a little pain; despite a little discomfort, you can keep pushing forward. Endurance is a beautiful thing.   We all have it.  Sometimes we… Read more »

Keys to a good run

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I have this problem that when I start a new Harry Potter book, I don’t really want to do anything but read.  While this is great for the relaxation aspect and my mom is problem silently cheering that her daughter who hated reading for awhile when she was younger, is thoroughly enjoying herself but I have things to do!  I’m… Read more »

Fitness Friday

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Today was not supposed to be a “rest” day (especially per my 10k training) but as the day progressed, I realized that a workout was not on the agenda.  Between a migraine, ear pain and my chronic pain being more severe today, I knew it was best to just come home after work and rest.  Sadly, the Aleve I took… Read more »

Time To Start Training

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I love to run.  And I love reaching new distances.  I especially love when I hit those new distances without realizing it.  If you remember a few months back when I was doing the Nike+ Cardio Challenge and suddenly, without realizing, ran 6.5 miles.  That was a great moment for me.  It was a new distance record and just an… Read more »