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Monthly Archive: April 2017

Brazos Bend 25k Recap

  Brazos Bend 25k Recap I ran the Brazos Bend 25k on Saturday, April 8.  The 25k was one of multiple races on that day which included a 50-mile, 50k, and 10k. I was able to pick up my packet in Houston a couple of days before, it was super easy-breezy.  On race day eve I ventured to a new Italian eatery…
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Workouts – Last Week Today – April 9

Welcome to my weekly workout recap, today I’m recapping my workouts from last week today. I had a good week of running this week.  My plan was adjusted a bit since the opportunity arose to run a free half marathon on Sunday  through my relationship with Amsyel XLight. Since I already had a 25k trail race on the calendar for Saturday, I…
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Racing Weekend Goals

Happy Friday! Today I’m linking up with the lovely ladies for the Friday Five 2.0! Today’s topic is beverages… but since I shared about my hydration plan with you on Tuesday, I am going a little off topic today. This post was originally going to be my goals for the Brazos Bend 25k, but yesterday I jumped at the opportunity to run…
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Hydration – My Plan

Today I’m joining the lovely ladies for Tuesdays On The Run.  Where we talk about a different topic each week that is running related. Today’s topic is “Hydration”… tell us how you stay hydrated. Proper hydration is critical to staying healthy and making sure every system in your body is functioning at it’s highest level.  My strategy for staying hydrated…
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Vegan Curry Shepherd’s Pie

I love Indian cuisine!  It’s like a party in my mouth from the spices… and I just love those flavors. While not a traditional shepherd’s pie, I think that my Vegan Curry Shepherd’s Pie will become a favorite. The inspiration from this dish came from my sister.  Her curried shepherd’s pie is a hit for her family. I was curious how I could…
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March Recap and April Goals

April is here… I’m still trying to figure out where March went! It’s that time where I take a look at how I am progressing against my 2017 goals and how I did on my March goals.  I’m also setting a few goals for April. 2017 Goals: Run my first marathon – Complete – check out the recap here. Run 1,200 miles this…
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Workouts – Last Week Today – April 2

Welcome to my weekly workout recap, today I’m recapping my workouts from last week today. I had a solid week of running this week.  This week I continued with my plank-a-day and I got in runs 4 times this week (twice with the dogs). After my half marathon on the 19th, I took the week off.  I felt good this week,…
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