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Goals for Houston Marathon Weekend

Happy Friday!  This weekend Is the Chevron Houston Marathon. I’m sharing my goals for Houston Marathon Weekend.  Truthfully, I’m not really nervous about the race… I’m more nervous about the weather! We’re in the midst of a cold snap in Houston.  The temp at the start is going to be hovering aroud the mid-30s – cold for Houston standards.  I…
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2018 Goals – My Year of Thrive

Welcome 2018… it’s time to reflect on 2017 and set some new goals for the coming year.  As I was reflecting on last year, I just felt that I was just getting by in life.  While I did pretty good at accomplishing my running goals, it felt as if some of them were arbitrary.  In 2018, I would like to…
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2017 Year In Review and Goal Recap

As this year closes and we embark on the new year, it seems like the perfect time to reflect on the year.  This is my 2017 year in review and goal recap.  It was a stellar year on the running front.  I ran my first marathon in January and went on to run my second in October (I’m training for…
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5 Goals For The Chicago Marathon

Happy Friday!!! As I am writing this, I am en route to Chicago to run a little race up there.  The Chicago Marathon will be my 2nd marathon.  As I have with all my races, I’ve made up some goals… these are my 5 goals for the Chicago Marathon. My entry came courtesy of my work, one of our divisions…
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July Recap and August Goals

This year is flying by at light speed!  With July over and August beginning, I’m checking in with my progress against the goals I made at the beginning of 2017 and also looking at my monthly goals. 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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June Recap & July Goals

Seriously, it feels like June was just yesterday!  As we near the end of June, I’m checking in with my progress against the goals I made at the beginning of 2017 and also looking at my monthly goals. At the beginning of the year, I set some goals to work on throughout the year. 2017 Goals: Run my first marathon….
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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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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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April Recap and May Goals

With April in the rear-view mirror, it’s time to reflect on how I did against the goals I set for April and to look forward to May. At the beginning of the year, I set some goals to work on throughout the year. 2017 Goals: Run my first marathon – Complete – check out the recap here. Run 1,200 miles…
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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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