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Whidbey Island Half Marathon Race Recap + I’m a Marathoner ;)

I’m now a Marathoner!!! Let me start off by saying, wow! The last two weeks have been very crazy. I had every intention of posting my most recent Half Marathon recap a week ago, but pre-Marathon nerves got the best of me last week… and you know, work. So, this isn’t my Marathon recap… that […]

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The Real Reason Why I Started Training for a Marathon

The Real Reason Why I Started Training for a Marathon If you’re been following my journey, you already know that I post about my training, life, etc. on this blog. Looking back, though, I’m not sure I ever truly explained why I’m doing all of this. I’m sure you’re wondering, what’s the point of this […]

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Taper Week + Nerves + Busy Life

Life got pretty crazy. Looking back on when I was staying at home while training for my first Half Marathon, I started reflecting on how different life was then than it is now–life was still busy, just in a different way. One obvious noticeable difference is my blogging. It was much easier to blog than […]

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8 Pictures + Random Thoughts

I usually write these posts on my laptop, but I’m currently testing out the app–we’ll see how this goes.  Our last 4:50am run was this morning. These two have been amazing the last few months. We’ve been through it all–rain, cold, heat, wind… you name it, we’ve ran in it.  Although I love how I […]

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NEW JOB!!! + 10 New Things + Pictures

So many new things have happened… 1–I was offered a job! After being out of the workforce for a year, I’m now a working woman. I’m so fortunate that I was able to spend a whole year with Ellie. It was definitely time to try and put myself out there, though, and I was luckily […]

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