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Taking the Dread out of Treadmill Running

Confession: I'm one of those weirdos who actually enjoys running on a treadmill. I mean, what's not to love? The weather is always perfect, there's no need to layer up, carry tons of water, or slather on sunscreen, you don't have to worry about traffic, and there's a bathroom in close proximity. Sounds like perfect [...]

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Orange Theory Fitness-my first month

Quick disclaimer: first, I will post before and after pics in a swimsuit. Some may think  "she looked fine before" some may think "she shouldn't own a bikini". The point is to really SHOW you the results not just tell you.  Also I don't work for orange theory or get anything for this review though [...]

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Tuesday Ten: Winter Tips

With the Calendar about to turn the page to December, there is no escaping it: winter is coming. Actually, it's already here for a lot of us, and that means that we need to ramp up our training to carry us through to the warmer months of spring. Training in the coldest months of the [...]

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Accountability Quest: Our Goals for the WDW Goofy Challenge

Since we're about to overload you with race recaps for Disney's Wine & Dine and Super Heroes Half Marathon Weekend, I'm slipping in a quick post about the goals Megan and I have made for the 2017 WDW Marathon Weekend Goofy Challenge! We also need to give a final tally of the goals we accomplished before Wine & [...]

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Chicago & Baltimore Marathon Training Update: Weeks 10 & 11

Our summer has been both insane and awesome. Awesomely insane. The insanity comes from my husband deciding to purchase a fixer-upper at Ocean City with a friend... and by fixer-upper, I mean complete dump! We're talking mold, mildew, and structural damage, oh my. But the awesome is how he's turned total crap to total GORGEOUS in only [...]

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Going from a Casual to Serious Runner: How to Up Your Game!

Ever since my first Baltimore Marathon experience in 2015, I've had one major running goal: To qualify for the Boston Marathon by my 50th birthday. I'm now 47. Meaning I have less than three years to do this. Yikes. So a few weeks ago, I've decided to kick things into gear and take steps to transition from a casual runner [...]

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