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Monthly Archive: June 2017

Fitting It All In – Running + Vacation

Happy Friday! I’m ready for a little TGIF… this week has been a doozie, to say the least.  I’m joining in with the Friday 5 fun today, where the topic is running + vacation. I’ve got vacation on my mind a lot these days,  I just came back from vacationing in Kansas… and I’m about to leave out on a…
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Walking on Clouds – Mizuno Wave Sky Review

This post is sponsored by Mizuno Running and FitFluential. All reviews and opinions are my own. Mizuno Wave Sky #wavesky With marathon training looming on the horizon, I’ve been thinking a lot about what shoes I wear to become marathon ready.  So, when the opportunity to try out a pair of Mizuno Wave Sky running shoes came, the timing was…
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Zippy Potato Salad

When I think of potato salads, I usually think of a mayonnaise laden salad that isn’t too healthy, or picnic friendly in the warm summer months. When I went home last month, my mom made this potato salad… it was based off my grandmother’s recipe.  I don’t recall eating this as a child, but I didn’t like potato salad and…
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Workouts – Last Week Today – June 4

Welcome to my weekly workout recap, today I’m recapping my workouts from last week today. This week I managed to get in 4 runs this week, including two with Anam. The heat and humidity managed to keep my pace very slow.  On Thursday I started my plank-a-day x2. Workouts Last Week Today: Sunday – Pajama day!!! Monday – Set out to do 10…
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2017 Running With The Cows Recap

Last month I flew “back home” to visit family and friends.  While there I had the opportunity to run in the Running with The Cows half marathon.  I had ran it last year and had so much fun, I made sure to plan my trip around it this year. Race day eve I flew into Kansas City and was picked…
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June Coffee Date – 5 Things Over Tea

Today I’m joining the Ultimate Coffee Date for some catching up!  On the first Saturday of the month… we gather with our warm beverage of choice for some catch up! Over tea,  I’d tell you all about my vacation to NE KS.  I had so much fun visiting with family and seeing old friends (one I hadn’t seen in over 20…
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May Recap and June Goals

May has left us in her dust… it’s time to take a look at how I am progressing against my 2017 goals and how I did on my May goals.  I’m also setting a few goals for June. At the beginning of the year, I set some goals to work on throughout the year. 2017 Goals: Run my first marathon – Complete…
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