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Run In The Mist 5K race recap

Since running my first 5K in Orlando, I wanted to do another race in June. The perfect opportunity happened when I saw this 5K come up in Facebook. The weather up here can change in a second. For that reason, I waited until race day to register for it. No finisher medals (again) but a great  ...

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Get Your Rear in Gear 5K Recap

Once I registered for my first #runDisney event ish got real. This was at the end of April and that sparked the idea of running a race every month at least until January when the big challenge takes place. I wanted a baseline, a starting point for this journey. What better place to do my first  ...

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Goofy Challenge Training Week 7/36

Had so much fun discovering new blogs that I’m joining Tara (Running ‘n’ Reading) and the gang again for the Weekend Update! I never thought the weather could change *this* quick in the Niagara Falls area. Well, it does and I’ve become the family weather woman. Always looking at a  ...

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Goofy Challenge Training Week 6/36

Happy Monday! Joining Tara (Running ‘n’ Reading) and the gang for the first time for the Weekend Update! Last week marked my first 6 weeks of training! It feels like I got a good base training going on. Plus, I feel like my mind is settling on this plan instead of hem-hawing on which plan is  ...

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Goofy Challenge Training Week 5/36

Last week was weird. I’m not sure if it was all that Mercury retrograde stuff or that we spent a week in the Ontario area, meaning there was no known path or having to improvise. Since we stayed at the same hotel this time around, I took a picture with the same shirt to compare because I  ...

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Goofy Challenge Training Week 3/36

Feeling unstoppable while having fun running. Yes, running! In only three weeks of training I’ve been feeling pretty, pretty good. Sure, part of it is having the Garmin Forerunner 620, which is amazing by the way, and also because my virtual team of runners (mostly my sister and her  ...

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Goofy Challenge Training: Week 1/36

Since the last time I wrote about my mileage, things have gotten faster, longer and training has gotten kind of serious. I think since I signed up to do a marathon in January in late April, I’ve changed plans like 20 times. Ay, Oy! So, let me write about the plans. This way, it’s  ...

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That time I paid on a whim to be goofy

Many moons I go I got to walk a 5K at Disney with my mom-in-law. It was so fun! Now that the running bug has really hit me I’ve been looking at any opportunity to run with my sister (who lives in Puerto Rico). I casually told her a few weeks ago about the idea of doing the half at Disney  ...

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Meb for Mortals: A Book Review

Before getting into this review, first a little context. Despite my adult ADHD, when I put my mind into something I go all in. I’ve tried to do this running thing for a couple of years but it is now that it finally growing on me. It is now that I feel it’s a great time to go all in  ...

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