What’s Next? Running, Career, Personal Plans

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As we approach summer my time opens up a lot. Our busy season will soon be over giving me a lot of time to plan, train, and generally think about what’s next in my life. And because it’s Thursday, I’m joining Amanda and thinking out loud about my plans for my running, career, and personal […]

Why this isn’t a SLO Marathon Race Recap

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So, I’ve been lying to you. Well, just a little. (Which begs the question, is there really such thing as a little lie?) Anyway, I haven’t told you the whole truth. Which starts with, I didn’t run the SLO Marathon yesterday. Before I get to that though, I want to congratulate Tina Muir, who ran […]

Race Day Tips for a Successful Marathon

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With only four more days until the SLO Marathon it seems appropriate to talk about race day. While much of training focuses preparing to run 26.2 miles it is important to have a race day plan too. After all, you’ve just spent anywhere from four to six months in an intensive effort to run a […]

Training Recap (6 days until SLO Marathon!)

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The important stuff first. I’m happy to announce that the winner of Dinner for Two and a bottle of wine at Mitch’s on El Paseo is Denise L! Congratulations! I know you’ll enjoy it. Also good luck to all of the runners at the Boston Marathon today! I have many blogging friends doing the race […]

My Top 5 Running Moments

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I stole this idea from Angela, who got it from Amanda. When I first saw Angela’s top five post and decided to steal copy borrow it, I thought it would be pretty easy. I mean, there are definitely “great” runs in every runner’s history, whether is a first time event, a PR, or just an […]

A Few WTF Moments and My Training Recap

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I’m not sure if WTF moments is the right term, but a few things this week have given me pause. First though, if you’re a local or visitor to the Palm Springs area, don’t forget to enter the giveaway for a $150 gift certificate and a bottle of wine at Mitch’s on El Paseo! It’s […]

Pin It Party V7

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It’s that time again! Another Pin It Party is coming at you! Lindsay, over at the Lean Green Bean, I, and a lot of other bloggers will be sharing some of our favorite pinnable posts from the last few months! Make sure to check out Lindsay’s post, where you will also find a list of […]