Category Archives: Diet and exercise

Chicago bound and my final race weight recap!

It’s time. It’s Chicago Marathon time! In only a few hours I will be on board a plane to Chicago for the largest marathon I will probably ever run. I am pretty excited about running this huge race. I mean, its … Continue reading

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Fitness = Fun at FitBloggin’12

If you follow me on Twitter or Facebook, you know where I am. If you don’t follow me on Twitter, you totally should. I am really interesting. I am at the 2012 FitBloggin’ Conference in Baltimore this weekend. Each morning of … Continue reading

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Weekend recap and the big week ahead…

Lets start this thing off right… Race Weight recap week 12 with only 3 weeks till race day. Down 1 pound. BOOM. I realize I didn’t lose the .2 I put on but hey, it’s progress. They say a loss … Continue reading

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Race weight recap: Totally means its time for a treat!

So I am on week 9 of my journey to get back to my optimal race weight. I definitely had some bumps in the road. In fact, I was reading a post over at Rust Belt Runner about giving into temptation … Continue reading

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Race Weight Recap: Week 8

So my last 2 weeks of striving to get to a good race weight had been unsuccessful. I was getting really frustrated and beating my brain trying to figure out what went wrong and doing my best to fix it. I … Continue reading

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Race Weight Recap AND! a Blogger Award

This post will serve a dual purpose. I am all about efficiency here, folks, so knock ’em out. Actually thats not true. I am simply trying to mask something bad with something good. Anything to cope I suppose. So, moving on … Continue reading

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When the going gets tough – Staying mentally strong

Running is a mental game I like to play with myself. “Like” being the word in question here. Who likes playing mental games, other than ex-boyfriends? No one. But when it comes to running, I have days where I just … Continue reading

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