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Caffeine and Running. What’s the buzz?

Caffeine and Running In high school I was voted “Class Sugar High” because sugar and yes, caffeine too would have me bouncing off the walls. Now as an adult I am not a huge caffeine user because it still has the same effect. But, using it as a supplement for running has piqued my curiosity … Read More »

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New Balance Running Gear Must Haves #thisisboston

New Balance Running Gear Must Haves #thisisboston Disclaimer: New Balance provided me with shoes and apparel for my Boston Marathon training and for my review. All opinions expressed here are my own. The New Balance Pulse Bra In search of a good sports bra for spring running. The New Balance Pulse Bra (Retail $45.99) is a … Read More »

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Boston Marathon Training Update 2017 #4

First 20 Miler DONE! Boston Marathon Training is well underway! Hello friends! How is your training going? Despite my daughter still trying to get healthy after a bout of pneumonia (we are now going into week 4 of illness) I have been working hard to stay on track with my Boston Marathon training. I  have … Read More »

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The Benefits of Hemp Extract for Athletes.

Hemp Extract and A Healthy Lifestyle

Hemp Extract and a Healthy Lifestyle Disclaimer: I was sent one bottle of CW Botanicals about Charlotte’s WebTM Hemp Extract for review as well as monetary compensation in exchange for this post. All opinions expressed here are my own. Lately I have been thinking all about the best ways to recover after a big race or a … Read More »

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Taper Madness!

I have taper madness! Triathlon Taper | Organic Runner Mom

What’s a triathlete to do? I have taper madness! Have you ever tapered for a race before? I am currently in taper mode for Ironman Timberman 70.3 and hating it. I am desperate to go and get in a monster workout but need to save my energy. Also, today my body started feeling incredible achy … Read More »

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Blogging and BlogFest with Sweat Pink.

BlogFest with Sweat Pink Blogging Conference

A quick look at blogging and BlogFest with Sweat Pink Summer is whizzing by and you may have been wondering where I’ve been. Life has been a crazy swirl lately so I have just been rolling with it. Now I’m back in action after an inspiring 4 day conference at BlogFest with Sweat Pink at … Read More »

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The benefits of endurance sports on the mind

Why I love Endurance sports.  Endurance sports all allow me to get into a meditative state. Since I was a little kid I have participated in sports that require intense focus and repetitive movement. Each of these sports has a rhythmic quality in each repeated movement. Each stroke or footstep builds muscle memory. Endurance sports … Read More »

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