Monthly Archives: March 2015

A Neon Run and Frozen Peanut Butter

The weather was absolutely gorgeous today (sorry for any of you that have snow), so I accidentally wore my brightest neon outfit on my run because I was in such a great mood. Dixie was blinded and refused to look … Continue reading

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Need for SPEEEEEED and an Interesting Obstacle

Monday is usually a rest day, but I was feeling really good today and desperately wanted to do a speed workout. The weather was beautiful (60s and sunny), so I took Dixie on a warm up walk when I got … Continue reading

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Weekly Recap & the BEST Flank Steak Marinade

Happy Sunday! Dixie got an early Easter present today… a cute little duckling that she immediately beheaded. Dinner tonight was SO delicious. We love love love to grill anything and everything, and today was the perfect day for it. This … Continue reading

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My longest run ever & dad’s half marathon

What I love about training for my first marathon: every weekend I get to run my longest run ever! This week’s long run was 9 miles, and Dixie and I killed it! But first, lets go back to yesterday. After … Continue reading

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Easy Cheesy Baked Ziti

I’m still dealing with a cold, so Dixie helped me work from home yesterday. I think it’s so cute how she always has to be right next to me. I know she enjoyed having some company during the day! I … Continue reading

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Top 5 Reasons Why I Run

No running yesterday. The little cold I ran with on Tuesday has completely taken over my body and I can’t get out of bed. So, I’m deciding that I’ll focus on something a little more positive until I can run … Continue reading

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Neti Pot to the Rescue

This morning I woke up with terrible congestion. I couldn’t breathe through my nose at all and couldn’t find any relief… After going through 6 mucinex tablets, a box of tissues, and way too much nasal spray, the last thing … Continue reading

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The Hair Tie Mystery and Killer Ab Workout

Every day when I get home from work it’s the same routine… let Dixie out, feed her dinner, change into workout/comfy clothes and put my hair in a ponytail. That last part is what threw me off today. I pulled … Continue reading

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Sunday trails

So according to my training plan Sunday is supposed to be a “cross train” day. Which usually means I spend the day doing absolutely nothing. Sometimes I’ll do mimosa curls or lay on the floor with intentions of doing crunches … Continue reading

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A great day for a race (with a cow)!

This morning I ran the St. Leo’s 10K and set a new PR! 50:34 (8:09 pace) and we had perfect NC weather. I was second in my age group but was so upset that first place was only 10 seconds … Continue reading

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