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2016 Half Marathon Journey So Far

2016 Half Marathon Journey So Far

Today, I ran my third half-marathon of the year, and managed to break two hours for the first time since having my daughter 11 months ago. I wasn’t expecting this to be my first sub-2 half, but when I arrived at the start line, I saw they offered pace groups. Since I ran my last … Continue reading

These last few months…

It’s been months since my last post. When I started this blog I had images of me writing every few days, or at least once a week. And for a while, I did it! But then, some stuff happened that kind of changed my life, and I lost touch with my blog. But I want … Continue reading

30 days of what now?

30 days of what now?

So lately it seems like I’m surrounded by 30-day challenges. First came the ab challenge that seems to have taken the country by storm. I meant to do that one, really I did. But then I….. didn’t. I know a couple of people participating in the June 30-day ab challenge (guess it’s over now, hey!), … Continue reading

Long Lost

Long Lost

I suck. It’s been a reeeeeeeeeally long time since I posted. I tend to do this. I had a blog once before–primarily a recipe blog–and I posted faithfully once a week or so for the first few months, and then it just died out. I tend to start things out with plenty of enthusiasm, but … Continue reading

Which is Better: Skinny, or Healthy?

Which is Better: Skinny, or Healthy?

This morning, I put on a bikini. Yes, it was snowing outside. No, I’m not crazy. I’m going to be in California next weekend and I will be taking my bikini. This morning, I put the bikini on and looked at myself in the mirror. What I expected to see was my gut, my lumpy … Continue reading