Tag Archives: Chicago Marathon

A Tough Decision

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No one said the right decisions were always going to be the easy decisions. In fact, I’m pretty sure they are usually some of the hardest. They become even harder when our egos get involved. When friends and a million opinions get involved.  And even more so, when our hearts are involved. Not only do I remember the days of… Read more »

Flexibility with Marathon Training

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First of all, Happy 4th of July! Who’s got fun plans this weekend? I’m hoping for a nice weekend filled with a good combination of fun and relaxation. Can you ask for anything more?   Anyway, I’m in the heat of marathon training… I’m only a few weeks in but I’m definitely still in the thick of it, there’s no… Read more »

Balancing Running & CrossFit

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I’m sure I’m not alone when I say that I’m sooooo happy it’s Friday! It’s been such a roller coaster week – filled with some of the highest of highs, some frustrating bumps and everything else in between, but really, I feel like this week I can’t complain. So I’m not. Instead, I’m just celebrating that it’s Friday and that… Read more »

Mad to Live…Er, Run!

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We have two choices in life – constantly strive to be better than we were the day before OR be content with life as it is and just let it pass us by.   I’m working towards the first. Always striving to be a better version of myself, better person than I was the day before, better friend, sister, daughter,… Read more »