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Friday Five

Great Foods for Summer

Happy Friday! It is definitely summer in H-town… and looks like the warm hot weather is hear to stay for a while.  I’m joining in with the Friday 5 fun today, where the topic is summer treats.  Since I don’t eat a lot of traditional “treats”, I’m sharing my top five great foods for summer. In the summertime, my favorite…
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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 Runfessions

Happy Friday!  I don’t know about you, but I’m ready for the long weekend!  But, before we get into the weekend festivities… I’ve got a few runfessions to make. I RUNFESS… I finished up the “30 burpees for 15 days” challenge ealier in the week.  I didn’t really see any vast improvements with my fitness, but my legs are still incredibly sore and…
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Running With The Cows Goals

Happy Friday! I’m a little excited today, because in just a few hours I’ll be clicking my heels together and going “back home” to Kansas to spend a week with my family and friends.  While I’m there I will be doing a couple races, the first of which is tomorrow – Running with the Cows.  I had so much fun…
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May Coffee Date

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 that I’m really excited for my upcoming vacation.  I’m going back home to NE KS (to my little town near Lawrence, KS), to visit my family…
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April Runfessions

Happy Friday.  This year certainly is flying by… I can’t believe that it is the last Friday of April.  May is calling, but first I have to come clean with my April Runfessions. I RUNFESS… I’ve been running a lot with my dogs, Anam and Sorcha, lately and I have to admit when I head out for a run all by…
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5 Ways I Pamper Myself

Happy Friday!  Today I’m linking up with the lovely ladies for the Friday Five 2.0! Our topic for this week is pampering.  I’m sharing with you the 5 ways I pamper myself. I’m a big proponent in pampering.  Working, taking care of a family, and being physically active can be taxing. To me, pampering is a way of taking care of yourself… as you…
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Spring Running Favorites

Happy Friday!  Today I’m linking up with the lovely ladies for the Friday Five 2.0! I’m talking about Spring Runing.  Spring has sprung in my part of the world… well, since January it seems.  Flowers have budded, temps have warmed, and we are getting those great afternoon thunderstorms! In H-town, Spring this year hasn’t felt much different than winter. Seriously… I could count…
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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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March Runfessions

Happy Friday.  How did it get to be the last day of March already… it sure did fly by.  I’m ready to head into April, but first I have to come clean with my March Runfessions. I RUNFESS… I bought a new pair of running shoes.  Did I need them?  No.  When Amazon announced they were increasing donation % for Amazon Smile to 5%…
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