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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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Workouts – Last Week Today – May 28

Welcome to my weekly workout recap, today I’m recapping my workouts from last week today. My vacation ended on Sunday, but not before I got a run in on the country roads before I left… bonus, it was cool out!   My 30 burpees for 15 days challenge came to an end this week, I was very happy to see that…
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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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Workouts – Last Week Today – May 21

Welcome to my weekly workout recap, today I’m recapping my workouts from last week today. Last week I was in NE Kansas visiting my family and friends. While there, I got in 3 runs and a 5k last week, and a half marathon the week before (recap coming soon).   I also continued with the 30 burpees for 15 days challenge… I’m really…
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Burst Cherry Tomato Spaghetti with King Mushrooms

In my CSA share the past few weeks, we’ve had a lot of cherry tomatoes.  I love just snacking on them, but they seemed to pile up and become quite an overabundance. In the Run Fast Eat Slow cookbook, there was a recipe for burst cherry tomato linguine with shrimp.  I opted to veganize it and use king mushrooms. I…
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Workouts – Last Week Today – April 14

Welcome to my weekly workout recap, today I’m recapping my workouts from last week today. This week I only got in 1 run, aside from my half marathon on Saturday.  I opted to cut back on my runs as I was feeling a bit sore and decided to focus more on foam rolling and stretching so my legs would feel…
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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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Soba Noodle Bowl with Roasted Radishes

I belong to a CSA, I love being able to support community agriculture and get fresh farm grown vegetables.  It’s really a win-win! Sometimes, in my share I get an overabundance of certain vegetables that I just don’t know what to do with.  This year it was radishes.  While I like radishes in my salads and the hubs likes them…
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Workouts – Last Week Today – May 7

Welcome to my weekly workout recap, today I’m recapping my workouts from last week today. This week I felt was a good week.  I was able to get in 4 runs this week (3 with the dogs), and I continued doing some planking and did some squats and wall sits.  We had some really nice weather (very low humidity and temps in…
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