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Friday Five

5 Favorite Signs From Chevron Houston Marathon

Happy Friday!  Today I’m linking up with the lovely ladies for the Friday Five 2.0!  I’m still riding that marathon high… so today I’m sharing with you some of my favorite signs I saw while running the Chevron Houston Marathon.     Do you have a favorite/funny sign you remember from race day?   *photo credit goes to the random strangers that posted pictures on the…
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5 Goals for Marathon Weekend

Happy Friday!  Today I’m linking up with the lovely ladies for the Friday Five 2.0!  This week the topic is Dream Vacations or Winter Destinations, I don’t have anything to share on that topic at this time. All week I’ve been obsessing over the little thing happening in Houston this weekend – the Chevron Houston Marathon.  I’m running in it and it will be…
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5 Races I’m Looking Forward To In 2017

Happy Friday!  Today I’m linking up with the lovely ladies for the Friday Five 2.0!  This week we are talking about 2017… goals, resolutions, etc.  I shared some of my 2017 goals here, so today I’m sharing 5 upcoming races on my calendar. Chevron Houston Marathon – I’m sure everyone knows I’m running this one.  I’m very excited… it will be my first…
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December Runfessions

I’m linking up with the lovely ladies today for Friday Five 2.0 and the fabulous Marcia for Runfessions.  I can’t believe that December is pretty much in the books, let alone 2016!  I have a few things on my mind to Runfess… I have really enjoyed my runs during the marathon training cycle… but to tell you the truth, I…
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5 Goals For The Santa Hustle

Happy Friday!  Today I’m linking up with the lovely ladies for the Friday Five 2.0!  This week the topic is holiday gifts… I’ve shared with you some ideas for gifts here and here. This week I’m going off topic and sharing with you my 5 goals my upcoming race this weekend. Sunday I will be running in the Santa Hustle half marathon in Galveston, TX.  This will be my…
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5 Great Gifts For The Runner In Your Life

Happy Friday!  Today I’m linking up with the lovely ladies for the Friday Five 2.0!  This week we’re talking about things we would buy again. With Christmas right around the corner… I’m changing it up to 5 gift ideas (all of which I would buy again and again). Oofos flip flops … I love slipping these on after a run, they really…
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5 Foods On My Thanksgiving Table

I’m linking up for the Friday Five 2.0!  This week we’re talking about holiday foods. With Thanksgiving next week… I’m a little behind in planning out what will be on my Thanksgiving table.  I’m excited to have my family traveling down from Kansas to celebrate the holiday with me! Mashed potatoes… my niece Hannah told me that there MUST be mashed potatoes at…
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5 Things You May Not Know About Me

I’m linking up for the Friday Five 2.0!  This week we’re getting to know each other a little better by sharing 5 little known facts about us. If you’ve read my blog for a while, you know a little about me… but I bet you didn’t know these 5 things: I’m a lefty… although I throw and bowl right handed, my dad…
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October Runfessions

This is the last Friday of the month… so I’m linking up with Runfessions and the Friday 5. I do have some things on my mind to Runfess! I’m a little envious of seeing everyone wearing tights and capris out on their runs! I’ve got some cute ones I’m just dying to wear. It is still shorts and tank top weather here…
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5 Shows I’ve Binge Watched Lately

I’m linking up for the first weekly Friday Five 2.0!  Thanks to Lacey, Meranda, and Rachel for hosting this fun link-up! I don’t normally watch a lot of tv… between work, running, cooking, and reading there isn’t really a lot of time left over.  However, these past few weeks I’ve been a “hunting widow” and somehow have managed to log more tv time.  Here’s…
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