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It’s marathon season

As summer approaches, and many of us hit the pavement to train for a longer-distance race, I figured it was a good time to circle this beautiful comic back around. I have a deep love for the Oatmeal, and I … Continue reading

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The Marathon – a one year reflection

In 2016 I ran the Pittsburgh Marathon, little did I know how much it would change my life. Continue reading

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A month until race day

So, here’s the deal folks. I’ve been lazy. Now, I’m not talking about missing one run or going short on a long day. I mean lazy. I’ve skipped weekday runs, weekend runs……whole weeks of runs. Basically, unless I get my act … Continue reading

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Snow running

Winter finally arrived in New Hampshire a few weeks ago, and since I needed to start training for the upcoming 10K, I decided I would brave the snowstorm and run anyway. People may have looked at me like I was … Continue reading

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The running begins

Today is the day! I’m off to great places, I’m off and away! OK, all Dr. Seuss references aside – I’m getting out on the road today! I’m excited to start hitting the pavement again with my brand-spanking, new running … Continue reading

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A Happiness Journey

I can’t believe it. We’re already halfway through the first month of 2017! I’m proud to say that even though I’ve wanted to give up and not stick to my daily training, that I have done it. It hasn’t been … Continue reading

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Welcome to 2017!

It’s a new year! I’m very excited for what is to come in 2017 and that 2016 is behind me. Last year was definitely one of the hardest thus far and I grew a lot as a person. It was … Continue reading

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Quarter of a century

Something strange happened today. I turned 25. Age has never mattered to me. In fact, until this year, I honestly couldn’t even tell you how old I was. I knew I was old enough to drink and that was all … Continue reading

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Right in the heartstrings

With Veteran’s Day being just about a week ago and Thanksgiving this week, I felt this was a good time for a military-themed post. I’ve heard story after story about running and how it has impacted the lives of people … Continue reading

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Goodbye old friends

We all know how attached runners get to their shoes – many of us refuse to throw them away and instead pile them into a closet never again to see the light of day. I never thought I would be … Continue reading

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