Month: October 2016

Moms, YOU Have to Make Time

As a mom, excuses are easy–especially when it comes to making time for ourselves. My alarm went off at 5:00 am Tuesday morning. I had about 1 million excuses this morning as to why I shouldn’t get up and run. But, I had already taken off the last two days after my 10K race on […]

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Gildan Espirit de She 10K Race Recap

My first 10K race was tough. But, it was also beautiful. Kenneth, E, and I took a trip to Denver, Colorado last week. While we were making the plans for this trip, I wondered–is there 10K going on in Denver when we’ll be there? Saturday was supposed to be a 7 mile day, so I […]

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Red Coyote Runtoberfest 5K Race Recap + Promise

I kept my promise. After running a 5K on Saturday, along with 7 additional miles (it was a long 10 mile day), my next 5K was on Sunday. My mom and I went into this race with the idea that it would be our “easy” 3 mile day–our low-mileage days are on Mondays. You know […]

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Eskimo Joe’s Juke Joint Jog 5K Recap + Goal

I achieved my goal. I signed up for a few 5Ks this fall because I wanted to accomplish one goal–to ease my race jitters. At every race I get way too excited and end up running way too fast in the beginning. Well, at this race, I didn’t go too fast in the beginning. Here’s […]

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A Much Needed Break

I’m FINALLY running again after a break, and I feel AMAZING! I really didn’t anticipate taking a whole week off last week, but I listened to my body and that’s what it told me it needed. My last run before I took my break was on October 3rd. I started having really bad pain in […]

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