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Running - 175 strong

Today ended week two of training. While this is only the beginning, and with 18 weeks of training and 127 days until Marathon Monday (but who is counting), there is a lot more to learn. 369 more words

TBDeveloped Later

Blog Ideas to Date:

1. A (hopefully) comical blog about my long and inconsistent journey to train for the Boston Marathon.
2. Spoiled Tastebuds — shout out to my roommate who once said this to me. 29 more words


Pre-training Training

As i run each day in the new frigid air, I am disappointed that my daughter is not joining me.  I was accepted to the Dana Farber Marathon Challenge team and she was not :(  Somehow we will still have to work together to keep me motivated and uninjured, but also to keep her in a training mode so that she can accept other challenges.   96 more words

#GivingTuesday and $1,000

In anticipation of Giving Tuesday, I want to talk more about why I am running in honor of Adoption & Foster Care Mentoring (AFC). It is hard for me to put in words why I support this organization so much, but I will do my best. 439 more words

Day 1 of Training

First day down, 140 more to go. This quote that I ran across this morning was perfect to read as I begin this journey:

“If you want to become the best runner you can be, start now.

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It all starts now

I am about to embark on the most physically challenging adventure that I have ever set on…running the 2015 Boston Marathon. As I prepare to begin this adventure, I decided that I wanted to create a blog to look back on and to hopefully inspire others along the way. 739 more words

Boston's Redemption

The first winter of my life took place here in Boston.

I was an ignorant west-coast transplant that had no idea what I was in for with the New England winter. 493 more words

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