Tag Archives: running

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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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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Born to Run

I have a confession to make. A while back, in this post, I poo-pooed something called Sweaty Bands… I am here to tell you that I was WRONG. Dead wrong! These things are unbelievable and amazing and I don’t know … Continue reading

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Thankful- Day 22

Today I am very VERY thankful for Jillian Michaels and The Shred. She used to annoy the ever-living shit out of me but has truly whipped my ass into shape these past few months. And for that, I have decided … 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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With Every Beat of My Heart…

Here’s my new fun accessory for the next 24 (well, now 17) hours… Mr. Holter is back again to keep me company and track my heartbeat rhythm. I have these heart contractions called PVC’s (premature ventricular contractions) that are really … 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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