Category Archives: Running

Run4Shelter Half Marathon Race Recap 9-13-14

This Saturday morning I woke up at 4:10 am and drove 2 hours to participate in the Run4Shelter Half-Marathon. It seems like forever ago that I ran in a race, when in reality it was only 3 months ago. It’s … Continue reading

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Ragnar Trail Appalachians WV 2014

This weekend I checked off an item on my bucket list, and I now have the pleasure of calling myself a Ragnarian! I’ve read about Ragnar road races on other blogs for several years and always wanted to do one. … Continue reading

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Salisbury Run or Dye and the best photo bomb ever!

Today I did the Run or Dye Color race in Salisbury, MD.  I was part of the Crayola Cronies crew of runners. This was the first race I’ve ever done in a tutu. I’ve always wanted to run in a … Continue reading

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Advances in running

Last night I advanced my running technique like I never have before. I met up with several friends, and learned how to make my first tutu! How does this advance my running technique you might ask? My answer is, “Have … Continue reading

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Run for the Animals 2014

For as bad as last year with regards to running, this year is taking the cake! Today I ran in the 3rd annual Run for the Animals 10k & half-marathon. The weather was gorgeous, low 40’s and not much wind, … Continue reading

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2014 Va Beach Shamrock Half Marathon

Finally a good half marathon! Today’s race was my eleventh half marathon finish. I was really nervous about the race for a lot of reasons. It was the longest distance I have run since the last half marathon I did … Continue reading

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Tim Kennard 2014 Race Recap

Today was so inspiring on so many different levels. I ran in the 11th annual Tim Kennard River race. There is a 10 mile option, a 5K, a 10 mile two person relay, and a 5K fun run/walk where dogs … Continue reading

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Going pink…

I have yet another health related anniversary in October. The month of the year I found a lump in my breast. Having never been a fan of pink you tend to notice when you get inundated with it in stores, … Continue reading

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October 3rd will always be a bittersweet day for me and my family. It’s the anniversary of the day we found out my youngest daughter had Type 1 diabetes. It was two years ago, a Monday morning that started like … Continue reading

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Runtography during the #shutdown.

Where were you when the government shutdown? What does this have to do with running? The facility I work at is closed due to the shutdown so I didn’t have to “go to work” today, but I still woke up … Continue reading

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