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Rock N Roll Half Marathon Recap

Yay!  Another one down and I am still in love with running!  What a race!  I had such a blast and felt like I was really pushing myself.  Let’s start from the beginning…. Pre-Race Day We (my mom, husband, mother in law and sister in law) drove down to Providence on Saturday around noontime.  When … Continue reading

The Countdown Is On

I cannot believe my Half is on Sunday! Gah! Providence is right around the corner! I’m so excited, but feel underprepared at the same time. I’m hoping the excitement takes over and overrides any other emotions that may come up! First, I have to say that I can officially run a 9:30 minute/mile pace! I … Continue reading

The Happiest 5K on the Planet

The Color Run was not messing around when they came up that slogan.  It was seriously the most fun I’ve had in a race.  Ever.  When telling people about it, I got some funny looks.  Maybe those people don’t like having fun (doubtful).  Maybe they didn’t understand the excitement behind it (possibly).  Maybe they were bummed … Continue reading

Staying Busy

As I mentioned in my last post, I recently signed up for my first Rock N Roll Half-Marathon.  Since I started training for my first Half, I knew that I wanted to experience a Rock N Roll Half.   This series is all over the country (and international too).  There is a band that plays at … Continue reading

Run to Remember Recap

First of all… Happy National Running Day!  Now onto the recap… This race was such a blast!  It could have been the perfect weather.  It could have been the atmosphere.  It could have just been my complete excitement for running my first Half!  Whatever it was, it was AWESOME! The Expo Runners were able to pick … Continue reading

My Favorite Days

1. The Day We Got Married • Being lucky enough to marry my love and partner in crime. • Celebrating the absolute Perfect Day with our amazing family and friends.   2. The Day My Nephew Was Born   • Flying fourteen hours across the country to be there the minute that my brother became … Continue reading

10k – Done and Done

Well, I did it!  It wasn’t pretty and it wasn’t awful, but it’s done.  For those of you around the Boston area, you know that it was a beautiful weekend – much warmer than usual.  I was pretty nervous, and even though I was up to seven miles in my training it was still the … Continue reading