Monthly Archives: February 2014

Adrenaline Challenge = Success! (Recipe: Roasted Pesto Potatoes)

As of February 25th, I reached my goal of raising $1000 between February 10 and March 10 as part of Team In Training’s Adrenaline Challenge!  I am so very grateful for all of your support!  I have been constantly amazed … Continue reading

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7 Ways Earning a Ph.D. Is Like a Marathon (Recipe: M&M Mini Muffin Cookies)

So one of my besties passed this blog post along to me about how earning a Ph.D. is like running a marathon (I earned my Ph.D. in 2012 and she is currently working on hers down in the great state of … Continue reading

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Using Trail Runs in Training (Recipe: Chewy Brownies)

I am not a fan of trail running.  That is mostly because I don’t often look at the ground carefully while running and have a tendency to trip.  The probability of that increases on trail runs, and I have experienced … Continue reading

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24,901 Unidentified Official Disney Photos (Recipe: Mushroom Fried Brown Rice)

That is how many photos I looked through because apparently MarathonFoto.com had difficulties identifying runners. Yup!  That’s right.  I looked through 24,901 photos and I am fairly confident I found all of my pictures.  Take a gander yourself!  Can you … Continue reading

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I Am Not A Fish (Recipe: Sugar Cookie Cut-Outs)

That’s right.  I am not a fish.  Nor do I think I was any type of water animal in any previous life.  How do I know?  I had my first swim lesson today since I was on swim team in … Continue reading

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Plantar Fasciitis (Recipe: Cook’s Illustrated Blondies)

Before I get into plantar fasciitis, do you remember when I ran the Jingle Bell 10K?  And I told you how the little girl was walking just before the finish line and I told her to race me to the … Continue reading

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It’s the Adrenaline Challenge! (Recipe: S’mores Cake)

Right before I left for Texas to run Marathon #3… …I posted about signing up to run the San Diego Marathon in June with Team In Training which is a group affiliated with the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Fundraising has … Continue reading

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