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Loss, and injuries, and frustration, and also some GOOD news!

First and hardest things first.

The Bucks County Half is not happening.

I was not properly trained, but I was still willing to push through and work hard to finish. 263 more words

We must cultivate our garden

This spring in making preparations for expansion of our butterfly garden, I dug into the soil of our back yard and created a berm that follows the course of the raised bed flower garden. 2,445 more words

Training Plans

I’ve run quite a few half marathons. I could go back and count, but I’m pretty sure it’s somewhere between 15-20. I don’t really care the exact number. 576 more words


Race Report: Publix GA Half Marathon 2015

Race: Publix GA Half Marathon – 13.1 miles

Finish Time: 1:35:29

AG Place (F25-29): 6th/429

Overall Female: 23rd/3201

Long before I toed the line of this race, I had mentally concluded my 2014-2015 running season. 1,268 more words


The Wall

Out of nowhere a wall jumped out in front of me and I slammed right into it.  I have 3 long (for me) races in the next 5-1/2 weeks, which is my own silly fault, and for some reason my confidence and motivation have left the building. 459 more words


Post Race: The Inaugural Run 13.1

Two weeks ago, I finished my fastest Gate River Run.  Needless to say, my legs were still recovering on the morning of this race…  The first ever Run 13.1.   356 more words

Half Marathon

The Love Run - Philly Half Marathon

Today I woke up a different person.  I am now part of this elite club of runners that has pushed their body and done the seemingly impossible!   1,264 more words