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Boston Marathon Training Update. Things are ramping up!

Boston Marathon Training Update and life lately . . . I was going to write this update yesterday but honestly I fell asleep with the lights on and my computer open. I had a migraine last night apparently brought on by the cooking of bacon for my kids as it was breakfast for dinner (will … Read More »

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5 Podcasts for Runners to Inspire, Educate and Entertain

Podcasts for Runners There are so many great podcasts for runners and endurance sports athletes. Through interviews and conversation you can take a peek through the window of somebody else’s success (and failure) and into their goals and hopes and dreams.Inspiration can be found in many different places. Inspiration can come within or can be … Read More »

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Running, Triathlon and Fitness over 40!

Getting ready for the big 4-0 and fitness over 40! Hello everyone. It’s me and I am still 39 but only for one more week! It’s time to start thinking ahead to what fitness over 40 will look like for me. Over the weekend I was talking with another woman about my upcoming 40th and … Read More »

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Timberman Half Ironman 2016 Race Recap

I am truly a Half Ironman! *Disclaimer: This post contains some Amazon Associate affiliate links. The Timberman Half Ironman (Ironman70.3) was my second Half Ironman. Last summer I completed this race as my first Half Ironman which was a huge first for me! Doing it again this summer took new courage because once you have already … Read More »

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Runners Review–Tread Labs Stride Insole for Running

Tread Labs Stride Insole for Running *Disclaimer: Tread Labs provided me with a pair of Stride Insoles for my review. All opinions expressed here are my own. I have always had a foot that has been hard to fit. When I was a kid we were constantly on a quest to find sneakers that fit … Read More »

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How to beat the heat. Key Hydration Tips for Running!

Hydration Tips for Running and a Personal Hydration Failure Hydration is such an important part of running. Let’s talk hydration strategies for running. It is easy for dehydration to sneak up on you which can impact running performance and also make you feel sick. You can also optimize your running performance by maintaining good hydration strategies … Read More »

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Top 5 Workout Playlist!

Top 5 Workout Songs to inspire your next workout! Feeling the need for a little boost to your mood? Here is a quick Top 5 Workout Playlist to help you turn up the volume on your training this week.  I am leading off with the new Justin Timberlake song might be my new favorite song … Read More »

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New Clif Organic Energy Food Flavors!

Organic Energy Food Pouches. Fueling for the long run! Last summer I was introduced to the new Clif Organic Energy Food which comes in easily portable pouches and immediately fell in love. This fueling source was exactly what a had been looking for. When I am training for longer distances such as marathons, trail marathons … Read More »

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Wellness Discussion–Thyroid Function

Wellness Chat–Looking for possible answers to ongoing fatigue. Could it be thyroid dysfunction?  Awhile back I wrote a little bit about some trouble that I have been having with fatigue, migraines and possible blood sugar level issues. Today I wanted to give you a little update as to what I have discovered lately through a … Read More »

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