Category Archives: Marathon

Change of Pace

As a personal life blogger, I often struggle with sharing my life without over-sharing. This particular situation is one where I will be vague because it is personal, however it affects something I blog about often- running. I got the … Continue reading

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This Little Piggy

As you probably read on my race post, I injured my toenail sometime during the morning. Thankfully I didn’t feel it during the race and was able to finish without any pain. In fact, it wasn’t until we got back … Continue reading

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Chicago 13.1

Yesterday I completed my first half marathon- the Chicago 13.1! It was a really really hot day. When I woke up at 4:30am it was already 75 degrees out. As the day got started, the temp quickly rose and by … Continue reading

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The House I Love

Today is the long-awaited house tour! We moved exactly two weeks ago and the house is almost 100% completely set up. I have a few things that need to be hung (our paper lantern in the bedroom), put together (futon … Continue reading

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I’m a Big Loser

Ok, so I’m sure there are plenty of you who have noticed that I’ve lost some weight and I wanted to share with you my “secrets” so that if there are others struggling with their body image, energy level, etc … Continue reading

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I Was Running!

On Saturday I officially completed my longest race to date. It was a 12 mile race but technically with the walk to the start and finish line, I’m rounding it up to a half marathon. Last year it actually was … Continue reading

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12 Miles- Here I Come!

In an effort to keep myself honest and motivated I’m putting it out there that in two weeks time I’ll be running my first long distance race. I signed up for this particular one on kind of a whim, but … Continue reading

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