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I thought I was going to like my first week of tapering. I thought I would enjoy running less, not being ravenous at all times, and being able to sit and work on my business. I was wrong. I can’t sit still! This weekend, I had two rest days, back to back. I can’t remember […]

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My Adventures in Scotland

September 19, 2014 · 10 comments

We had no idea that our time in Scotland was going to be during the most highly anticipated political event of our generation. As a very generous birthday present for Roomie’s 30th birthday, we got to go on this vacation with family. I had zero involvement in planning (except for a few restaurant suggestions) and […]

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What are the best shoes to wear for your workout? Whether it’s running, bootcamp, HIIT, or playing tennis, there are benefits to wearing shoes specific to your workout. Click the image below to watch the video or get the basic details below. All Sneaks First, you need to look at the natural arch on your […]

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I am 10 weeks in and have 9 weeks to go until I attempt to run my first marathon. Up to this point, I have actually enjoyed training. However, this past Friday I had to run 16 miles and that my friends may have been my tipping point. I’m not smiling in the above picture […]

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I get a lot of questions about how I stay motivated when it comes to running. It is easy for me because I love it but I know that is not the norm. On rare occasions, even I find myself saying, “This sucks.” These 10 tips have helped me to usually enjoy running but if […]

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As a blogger, I am able to sample different items before the public sometimes. I never accept products made with ingredients I avoid or clothes/shoes I would not buy myself. Few still make it on to the blog but for the truly fabulous, here are my top picks from the past month that I was […]

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When the weather isn’t shitty, I love my Saturdays for long runs but if you are still embracing the Arctic Vortex, here is a quick running treadmill workout you can do at your gym tomorrow instead. It’s only 22 minutes because it’s super hard. Break it up into two segments with a little strength training […]

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While I’m away on vacation, I asked you guys to submit topics for blog posts. Today’s features Shannon Mulcahy, a junior in college who is training for the NYC Marathon! I can’t imagine what it must be like finding the time for long runs with class work and busy social calendar so I asked her […]

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I signed up to run the Canton Road Race this morning with Reebok. It was my first race of 2012! I can’t believe it took me 9 months to find a date that actually worked with my saturated weekends. I woke up at 7 AM and hopped in the shower to wake myself up. For […]

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