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Friday Five

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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5 Great Game Time Foods

Happy Friday! Today I’m linking up with the lovely ladies for the Friday Five 2.0! The topic today is food. Since I’ve got March Madness on my mind (and I’m suffering from staying up way past my bedtime watching all the games last night)… I’m sharing 5 great game time foods.  I really like snack foods when I watch a game, but those…
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5 Goals for Seabrook Lucky Trails Half Marathon

Happy Friday and Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Today I’m linking up with the lovely ladies for the Friday Five 2.0! Today I’m going to share my 5 goals for the Seabrook Lucky Trails Half Marathon. But before that… enjoy this great video, Border Collies and herding… but with a little twist. Run strong.  I really don’t have any time goals… I don’t know what to expect. …
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5 Things I’m Looking Forward To This Spring

Happy Friday!  Today I’m linking up with the lovely ladies for the Friday Five 2.0! I’m talking about the things I’m looking forward to this Spring.  Spring has sprung in my part of the world… flowers are budding, temps are warming, thunderstorms are firing up, and although I’ve yet to see any – bluebonnets will begin making their appearance! Daylight lasting…
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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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