Monthly Archives: April 2013

Track Me Running Boston! Bib 11956!

So….I’m freaking out a little.  Okay, maybe a lot.  Tomorrow I leave for…wait for it…wait for it… BOSTON!! I know–we have only been talking about it for the last four months!  You are probably thinking, “Get this darn race over … Continue reading

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Boston Strategizing! (Recipe: Italian Baked Corn on the Cob)

Today I took pool running to a whole new level.  So, my gym has a current pool. Like a mini lazy river. O.M.G. While still quite boring, the workout is MUCH harder.  MUCH MUCH harder. Yeah…a whole new level. BTW, … Continue reading

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Is Pre-Exercise Stretching Counterproductive? (Recipe: Soft and Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies)

Boston’s Forecast for Monday: Partly Cloudy.  High of 64*; Low of 49*. 0% chance of rain. I’ll take it!! 3 days until I get to the city!  6 days until race day! I actually made it to the pool today. … Continue reading

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My Boston Playlist (Recipe: Mediterranean Grilled Chicken Salad)

And the countdown to Boston is on!  I leave in 4 days!  The race is in 7!  This time next week we will be out celebrating (hopefully that I finished!)! I think Psalm 26.2 is very fitting for a marathoner. … Continue reading

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Pool Running…The Jury Is Still Out (Recipe: Garlic Roasted Cauliflower)

Pool running.  Initial thoughts?  Mine were probably the same as yours:  boring! When I saw Dr. Bowers, something else he recommended to me was pool running.  Well, “recommended” is putting it too nicely.  He pretty much demanded it if I … Continue reading

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GOTR has Begun! (Recipe: Brown Butter Garden Vegetable Pasta Bake)

I have been UBER productive today.  Yes, uber. I started my day by going to the gym.  I put in a full day at work before picking Callie up from daycare.  (Apparently, she was “very spunky” today.  That is probably … Continue reading

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Doctors, Ultrasounds and X-Rays…Oh My! (Recipe: Rosemary Roasted Portobello Sandwich)

Wow.  This week has been a whirlwind!  I can’t even begin to discuss everything that has happened in this post! I will start by saying that I am so thankful for good friends and wine! Tonight was my first real … Continue reading

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