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“Never underestimate the strength of a woman. Never f**k with one who runs 26.2 miles for fun.”

I was so ready for the marathon to be over. Ready to resume a normal life that involved innovative things like vegetables (and not copious amounts of carbs) and staying up late and other asundry things. May 3 started for … Continue reading

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Twenty and twelve in twentyfifteen

That was a lame title. I’ll even acknowledge that. Someone has been too lazy busy to blog. I ran twenty miles last Saturday (MapMyRun says 21.5 but I trusted the running group’s Garmins over my app) and it felt GREAT. … Continue reading

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Veni, vidi, vici

(For the pre-marathon reflection, go here.) “And here comes our Corral D runners!” And with that, I stepped across the timing belt and started my first marathon. We ran in the Strip District for awhile, then crossed the 7th and … Continue reading

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Cinderwhipped

I went running on Friday, and decided to do however many miles I felt like on the Birmingham Bridge/Southside of Pittsburgh. It was really, really windy out, and I felt myself fighting to run every step. I turned the corner … Continue reading

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Storage

(I ran at the gym on Wednesday and it was a really crappy run. My legs felt like lead. So for those who think I don’t have crappy days…I do. I didn’t even blog about this run, it stunk so … Continue reading

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Paradise

Went for a 6 mile run today – dare I say, it felt pretty good. (And on a technical note – for those of you who HATE running, run MORE. I say that because it takes me a good 1-1.5 … Continue reading

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The day I accidentally ran 11.5 miles

Today, I put on Facebook “Birmingham Bridge or bust!” From my previous post, I knew that today was going to be the day – it was sunny, warm-ish, and I felt motivated to move. So after some coffee and some … Continue reading

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