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Tinker Bell Half Marathon Weekend 2017 {the Expo}

It’s a racecation recap! In a timely manner!! I know, I can hardly believe it myself. My friend and I both taught our respective gym classes on Friday morning (me: BodyFlow; her: BodyPump, BodyCombat… and a surprise GRIT Strength sub) before we headed up to Anaheim on Friday afternoon. Out first stop was our hotel. We… Continue reading Tinker Bell Half Marathon Weekend 2017 {the Expo}

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Of Long Absences and Other Things

Well, it’s been nearly a year since I’ve written. Apparently. The thing is? I’ve had things to say. Like, it’s been a busy year. Not in the “it’s been busy” excuse style (although for SURE I could use it), but in the stuff happened sense. There was A LOT of running and training. There was… Continue reading Of Long Absences and Other Things

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How Do You Measure A Year?

Even if you aren’t big into Broadway, you probably recognize that title. Perhaps you even sang it to yourself? 525,600 minutes. 525,000 moments so dear. So, how do you measure a year?  For 2016, I seem to be measuring the year in race miles: 13.1. 19.3. 13.1. 19.3. Did I tell you I was doing… Continue reading How Do You Measure A Year?

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Life Lately [Holidays, Lifting, and Goals]

It’s June. Okay, you probably already knew that, but seriously? It’s JUNE. Like, we are fast approaching being halfway through 2016 and how is that even possible? So, let’s talk about life lately – the little things that never seem to make it as a post on their own. 🙂 On Holidays On Monday, I had… Continue reading Life Lately [Holidays, Lifting, and Goals]

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Look Forward: 3 Easy Ways to Ditch the Post-Race Blues

The post-race blues are real. You spend weeks, sometimes even months, planning, preparing, and anticipating that race weekend. Then, in an instant, it’s over. The blues creep in and you lose the motivation to do, well, anything. Maybe you’re even thinking to yourself, “but I’m not even a runner! I didn’t even run before this! This was… Continue reading Look Forward: 3 Easy Ways to Ditch the Post-Race Blues

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Tinker Bell Half Marathon 2016 – Race Recap

Before we get to another 4 AM wake up call, let’s back track a moment. For me, one of the most critical pieces of back to back races was self-care (if you missed the 10K recap, you can find it here). I have problems with my hips even on good days and while I had… Continue reading Tinker Bell Half Marathon 2016 – Race Recap

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Tinker Bell 10K 2016 – Race Recap

At 3:50 AM on Saturday morning, the first alarm went off. The second alarm went off at 4 AM and it was time to actually get up for the 10K. Despite trying on a bunch of different outfits on Friday night (and debating a million tops at the Expo Friday day), Jen and I both… Continue reading Tinker Bell 10K 2016 – Race Recap