Category Archives: Half Marathon

The Surprises of Race Day

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It’s Friday. I’m awake and the time on my clock starts with a “4” so you can just pretend it’s whatever time you want it to be for me. I have to work today writing curriculum, I need to help Rob with our whole house closet renovation endeavor we started Read more →

TGC 2014 – A Year In Review

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Well, in just a few short days 2014 will be done and over with. It’s been a pretty good year that’s seen a lot of ups and downs, and now I’m looking forward to what 2015 has to offer. So I thought I’d take a few moments and recap some Read more →

Race Report – RunDisney Avengers Half Marathon

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Settle on in. This post is going to long, so get ready because I’m about to tell you all about my personal worst half marathon I’ve ever run. Vacation highlights and race expo: First off, the vacation as a whole was awesome! I’ve never actually been to Disney before so Read more →

Vacation Countdown

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Last day. Finally. Must Survive Today. It’s Monday. All that I have on tap at work today is a superintendent conference day. There’s four or five other school districts joining us at our district so I’ll be working with all the other health teachers all day today, including one of my Read more →

Race Report – Empire State Half Marathon

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Empire State Half Marathon, oh yet again, you have foiled me. I knew I’d be slower this year thanks to my nagging calf tear injury that has caused me to go into this race entirely and painfully under trained. (You can find my race report from last year’s race here) Read more →

Mid Run Selfies

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Rough week. I needed it to give way to a nice weekend, a lovely three day weekend. It got there, but not right away. My laptop kicked it Thursday night. I’m still attempting to resurrect it at least long enough to pull some photos and files off of, but honestly Read more →

Pumpkin Cider Dreams

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Holy hell, what a week! The spider incident really started my whole week off horribly. And now it’s nearing the end of the week and I cannot wait. I have a three day weekend and hubby has Monday and Tuesday on reduced hours, so we’ll actually see each other both Read more →

Zoot’ing My Own Horn

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So who else despises the new Garmin Express other than me? Ugh, just ugh. I can’t figure it out and it’s driving me crazy. Just bring back Garmin Connect. The new update thanks to the announcement of the new Garmin 920 (anyone who wants to purchase this for me should just Read more →

Run Happy

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Oh my gosh. Running, why are you so difficult!? I ran three times this week. Tuesday after work I set off hoping to get in four miles. I did three. I took off down my street and headed into town. It was rush hour so I should have just stuck Read more →

Life Intervals

I wish it was Griswold in the picture. But this fluffly dog will do!

Oh. My. Gosh. I am tired, Batman. I got to school yesterday at 6:40am. I left school at 4:40pm. I don’t actually have to be there until 730 and I am free to leave at 3. See that? Me too. But I have soooo much work to do. Aside from writing lessons Read more →