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Days 29 and 30

On Friday I took a very short run. I didn’t want to tire myself. I also wasn’t feeling well.

On Saturday it was the big day finally! 172 more words

My first 5k and running uphill as a metaphor

Six days from now, my first official 5k will be in the books. Running hasn’t necessarily gotten easy (I live at about 4500 feet, frequently run in wind, and have a hilly neighborhood); however, when I am not running uphill, it has gotten a lot less difficult. 295 more words

Personal Growth

Run, Carly, Run!

Forrest Gump was on TV yesterday before I went for work.  That is easily one of the greatest movies…ever.  Whenever I have a patient who is a Vietnam Vet and sort of a hot mess, I always think of Lt. 714 more words

Happy Easter!!

I hope everyone is having an enjoyable holiday. I know it is beautiful outside here today for the holiday. I went out for a jog this morning. 196 more words

The Happiest 5k on Earth? ummmmm YES!

Happy Easter! and happy 4/20!….because who doesn’t like opening plastic eggs full of candy on the 20th of April!

You guys were expecting a marijuana joke wern’t you? 360 more words


Race Recap - Brazen Racing: Diablo Trails Challenge

My 7th Brazen Race for this year was the Diablo Trails Challenge 5k. I have nineteen races left until I’m an Official Brazen Streaker! Twenty, if they have the New Event on 10/18. 2,326 more words


Bunny Rabbits and Butterflies

Should I be getting butterflies this early? Actually I am not yet, but I know I will sometime this week. It happens every time. A few days before a race, my stomach starts to spin. 365 more words