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2014: My year in racing {link-up}

Thanks to Montana over at Pretty Lil Mudder for hosting this link up!
 
Here is my run down of racing this year!

Most Scenic Course: Dallas Marathon, this course went all over Dallas. There was always something to see. Lots of pretty … Continue reading

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Marathon Monday: training update

SIX MORE DAYS!! And there’s no ice in the forecast, so I’m getting excited!

Sunday: Gym day, elliptical, abs, upper body weights, sauna
Monday: Rest day
Tuesday: 5 miles
Wednesday: Gym day, legs, abs, sauna and elliptical
Thursday: 5 miles, all hills, uphill both ways. … Continue reading

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Marathon Monday: training update + Nuun review

The Dallas Marathon is in 2 weeks! It’s taper time! I cannot believe it is already here. It’s been a rough training season, but I think I am finally ready.

Training last week:
Monday: Light gym workout, stretching, abs, 10 minutes on … Continue reading

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Marathon Monday: training update

I know you all haven’t heard much from me lately. My family has had some heartache these last 2 months and I just haven’t been blogging. I have been running, with the exception of one week off. I’m still training … Continue reading

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Marathon Monday: training update + a PR

So, I decided to run a half marathon yesterday. I’ve never waited until the last minute to sign up for a race. I am a planner. But since I no showed Michelob, I really wanted a half this fall that … Continue reading

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Faith, Family, Fitness series: grief

It took me a little longer to write this post. I’ve been staring at the screen for days trying to write a sentence.
Grief.
It hits us all at some point in our lives. We can prepare for the passing of a … Continue reading

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Marathon Monday: training update

This last week wasn’t quite what I had hoped it would be. Life has been crazy, my family is going through a rough October. I was supposed to run a half marathon Saturday but opted not to. I was emotionally … Continue reading

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Marathon Monday: training update

8 weeks and counting! I’m starting to feel a little more confident about my next full, but still doubting my sanity at about mile 17 of 20. My friend and I decided sane people don’t run 20 miles. Sane people … Continue reading

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Marathon Monday: training update

This is the 2nd Monday in a row we’ve woken up to storms. Lots of wind and heavy rain. We need the rain here badly, our lakes are drying up. It’s not a good sight.
When we moved someone told me … Continue reading

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