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Challenge Accepted

Challenge Accepted

No, this post doesn’t have anything to do with a bucketful of ice water.  At the beginning of the month I laid out my goals for August. Now that I’m two weeks into the month, it’s time for a little update on how this challenge has gone even further.  It’s been no secret, that since … Continue reading

#IWillWhatIWant Does Chicago

#IWillWhatIWant Does Chicago

Twitter is a fabulous thing. It often helps me find new, fun things to do, meet great people, and sometimes a outlet to vent. Last weekend I skipped my usual Saturday morning park workout to join in on one of the fun things I learned about from Twitter. The Under Armour team brought their #IWillWhatIWant … Continue reading

Making New Memories

Making New Memories

In 4 days, I’ll be on my way to Napa for a fabulous racecation with Christine from We Run Disney. I cannot wait for a few days of R&R that includes a Zooma race, which means Mocktail parties, post race yoga, massages, and general girls weekend goodness. Between moving and a big new job that … Continue reading

Taking my own Advice

Taking my own Advice

This week has been tough. Work was nuts, I had zero energy, wasn’t feeling great, and have reached my last nerve living in temporary housing. I have not run all week. And doing 9 miles today is literally the last thing I want to do today. I’d prefer to have blood taken, have dental work … Continue reading

Being honest and starting over

Being honest and starting over

The last few weeks months have been awesome and terrible at the same time. I’ve been traveling more than ever. Stressed beyond belief. And just generally focused on being everything I need and want to be at work, and not focused at all on anything else. This means I’ve let my training slide. I’ve let … Continue reading