Monthly Archives: April 2015

Throwback Thursday

Let’s start today off with a word of advice. If you haven’t done lunges in a while, maybe start out doing 20 or 30. DO NOT try to do 100 after doing mile repeats. I usually don’t mind being a … Continue reading

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A Speed Workout Means I Deserve Chocolate Chip Cookies

Last night’s workout hurt sooooo good. I feel like I have been focusing so much on mileage lately and I’ve really missed the track. I did 3 x 1 mile repeats with 2:00 rest in between (7:09, 7:13, 7:18). Afterwards … Continue reading

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The Past Few Days

The past few days have been crazy busy/amazing/fun/exhausting so let me catch you up. I had a bridal shower/bachelorette party in Pittsburgh this past weekend, so I made sure to get a good run in on Thursday night since I … Continue reading

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The Best Stories from Boston

I love everything about the day of the Boston Marathon: watching the coverage, checking the weather every 5 minutes, tracking people you know who are running. It’s just such an exciting day. What I really love are the stories that … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday and Weekend Excitement

Last night I did an easy 3 miles @ 8:40 pace. I am hoping to get in 5-6 miles tonight and then I will rest tomorrow because I’ll be traveling most of the day, which leads me to the fact that … Continue reading

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A Pace Free Run, Taco Tuesday and FitFluential

Last night I went on a nice slow 3 mile run with Thomas and Dixie. It was so nice to not obsess over pace for once and just talk and run. When we get home from work we usually go … Continue reading

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Hospice Hope Run 10k Recap & Boston Excitement

After a week filled with pink eye, a sinus infection and an allergic reaction to antibiotics, I was not feeling super prepared for this 10k Saturday morning. I knew it wasn’t going to be a PR race, but I also … Continue reading

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Random Friday Things and Unexpected Blogspiration

The inspiration for today’s blog post was found in the strangest of places: my page a day calendar, a bag of m&ms, and at the local running store where I picked up my race packet for this weekend. Here we … Continue reading

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Running on Antibiotics and Happier Things

Today has just not been a great running week. After starting the week with pink eye and a sinus infection and then having an allergic reaction to antibiotics I decided to take Monday and Tuesday off. I felt like I was … Continue reading

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Problems SOLVED

I’m going to complain/tell you about my problems for the next few paragraphs so just bear with me. During the past few weeks I started feeling some pain on the outside of my right ankle. At first I thought it … Continue reading

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