Monthly Archives: September 2013

5 things I have learned during marathon training!

I figured since I am now 16 days out from running my first marathon now would be a good time to discuss some things I have learned along the way. Have I mentioned I’m running a full marathon?! I’m sure … Continue reading

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Week 19 Marathon Training + A Very Rough Week!

I don’t even know where to begin….These last 8 days have been really rough. I know I usually have my weekly training posts up on Saturday and obviously today is not Saturday. I just had no motivation to write a post … Continue reading

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Whole30 R2: Week 2 eats + Major Fail + My Birthday!

Well this time around the whole30 hasn’t been going as well as I wanted it to. Earlier in the week I had a moment of weakness and contemplated stopping it completely and restarting sometime after my race. Major Fail! The Iced Pumpkin Spice … Continue reading

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Week 18 marathon training + Mental Wall

Well it must be contagious because I caught the bug! I have been reading other bloggers talk about not feeling like running lately and now I caught the not wanting to run bug too!! Miles ran this week: 18 Miles … Continue reading

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Pin-it Party #3!

Today started the 3rd Pin it party over at Lindsay’s The Lean Green Bean blog! I maybe a little late to the party, but better late than never! Right?! (Source) The rules of this party are simple: pick 5 pin-able … Continue reading

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Whole30 Round 2: Week 1 Eats! + Unpleasant hangover

I will make this short and sweet! I am already done with the first week of the Whole30 and almost a third of the way finished! Overall the first week went really well with the exception of the lunch I … Continue reading

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Week 17 Marathon Training + An unexpected workout + Runner Goodies

This week has been another hot one!! I only did 2 of my 3 scheduled runs. There was never a good time, temperature wise, to go for a run unless I wanted to run at 1 in the morning and … Continue reading

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A Ray of Sunshine!!

Last week I was nominated for the Sunshine Award by the lovely Deb from DebRuns. The purpose of these different blogging awards is to share with your readers other bloggers you enjoy following. When I was reading Deb’s blog post and found out … Continue reading

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Monday Food Prep Week of 9/1-9/6/13 + Whole30 Round 2

Wow this weekend went by fast! I thought for sure I was going to get this post up yesterday! Well, here we are Tuesday, already!! I might have mentioned I was starting another round of the Whole30 on Sunday, if … Continue reading

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