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#QuestionMadness. Why do I do the crazy things that I do?

“Why live a life that’s perceived as mad?” #QuestionMadness *This post was inspired by The North Face as they celebrate their 50th Anniversary and they are asking all outdoor enthusiasts to #QuestionMadness. I am writing this post as a TNFLOCALS Ambassdor. Why live a life that’s perceived as mad? Is it madness or drive that … 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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NYC Marathon training, Fundraising for Team Clarke and more!

Hey all! Fall is officially here and just like that we have gone from 80 degree weather to 50’s and rainy with the chance for temperatures in the 30’s overnight. We are going to be at a wedding where we are supposed to be staying in platform tents overnight (brrr!) but since the venue is … Read More »

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Runners and Knee Problems: Myth or Truth?

Runners and Knee Problems: Myth or Truth? *Disclaimer: I have partnered with Dartmouth-Hitchcock for a series of wellness discussions. We have experience using Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center for our family healthcare needs. All opinions expressed here are my own. I am a longtime runner and one of the things that I am often asked is ‘aren’t … Read More »

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5 Positive Mantras to Motivate you!

It’s time to get motivated! As I was running on my treadmill tonight (only a few miles as I am tapering for the Half Ironman), I was thinking a lot about motivation and positivity. The attitude that you have about what you are doing in your own life is what will have the most powerful … 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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