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2013: The year of running and races

As I sit here and look back over the year and all that I accomplished, I am trying to think of one word to describe how I feel. I think “proud” is perfect. proud – feeling pleasure or satisfaction over something regarded as highly honorable or creditable to oneself Yes, that pretty much sums it up….   My last race …

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Pretty Muddy 2013

Few things will make me miss my Saturday morning weigh-in at Weight Watchers…. A chance to run through mud with a good friend is one of them. So, yesterday morning, my friend Corinna and I (and her son John Evan) hit the road at 6:15am and drove out to Colt Creek State Park in Lakeland. The drive out was really …

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Goalgetter2013 – How did I do in July?

Another month has come to an end, and with it another goal. So how did I do in July? My goal for July was to complete an upper body workout three days a week.     I was committed to doing an upper body workout three days a week for the whole month. Because I don’t belong to a gym …

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Goalgetter2013 – July

Hello July! Another month, another goal… When I decide on a new goal each month, I do my best to pick one that is relevant to what I am doing at that time. High on my list of priorities right now is being – and staying – active. Setting small challenges for myself keeps me motivated. This month, I decided …

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#11in2013 update and I’m a Half Fanatic!

Here we are, mid-April and my spring race season is officially over. It’s now 90 degrees outside and summer is here. Perfect time to give an update on my #11in2013 update.     At the beginning of the year, I wrote a post about the races / runs  I planned to do this year. Nine of them, to be exact, …

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