My Races and Race Reviews

7 Thoughts on the Big D Half Marathon and the ZOOMA Texas Half Marathon

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Happy Sunday!  I hope you’re all having a fantastic weekend.  Since last Sunday, I’ve actually run two half marathons (#27 and #28) that I want to fill you in on today … thanks for the votes in yesterday’s post‘s comments telling me that this is what you wanted to hear about!  So without further ado,…

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7 Thoughts About Yesterday’s Woodlands Marathon

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Can you even believe that it’s the second day of March?!? March is my favorite month of the year (or maybe a tie with December!)… it’s the beginning of Spring, 3 of the 4 kids in my family have our birthdays (as do Kevin and my brother-in-law!), I love St. Patrick’s Day, and there are…

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2000!

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Happy New Year!  Can you believe it is 2014?  Speaking of that … no, I was not confused when I wrote today’s title.  For Workout Wednesday today, I want to share a glimpse into my year of running in 2013 … which involved hitting an all-time high of 2000 miles! You’d be hard-pressed to look…

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DRC Half Marathon Review + Turning Fitness Into Your Lifestyle

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It’s another Motivation Monday!  I hope you had a great weekend!  In addition to the busy Saturday that I told you about yesterday, I also ran another half marathon yesterday!  As I’ve mentioned, I select my “A” races carefully and give them my all, but yesterday’s Dallas Running Club Half was not an “A” race…

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7 Thoughts About Yesterday’s Race (that may apply to you, too!)

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Yesterday morning, I ran the Allstate Dallas 13.1 Marathon.  (And yes, it kind of bugs me that they call it the “13.1 Marathon” when it’s actually a half marathon … there’s no full marathon even offered!  But if that’s my only complaint about the race, I’d call it a success!)  This was actually my first…

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