Category Archives: GOTR

Side Stitches and First GOTR Session of 2014! (Recipe: Surprise Muffins)

Do you ever get those ridiculously annoying side-stitches that are sometimes painful??  Sometimes my GOTR girls do, too, and I feel bad because I know they aren’t fun at all. Well, what are you supposed to do about them? First, … Continue reading

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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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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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PMS: Pre-Marathon Syndrome (Recipe: Cookie Dough Brownies)

It’s getting to be that time.  PMS, or Pre-Marathon Syndrome, is the two weeks of taper leading up to your marathon.  This is a period of decreased mileage that is also often accompanied by anxiety, panic and crankiness.  We all … Continue reading

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The Awesomeness of 2013

Before the ball drops at midnight and I make all those New Year’s resolutions for 2014, I wanted to reflect on how amazing 2013 was for me.  Of course there were ups and downs, but overall this year was pretty … Continue reading

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Jingle Bell Run 10K and Other Weekend Shenanigans (Recipe: Baked Ziti)

This weekend has been a jam-packed one! It started off on Friday when I picked Allison and Michael’s other 2 BCs up from the boarding facility, and it hasn’t slowed down since!  Speaking of the BCs, they have been fabulous! … Continue reading

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Going From a 5K to a 10K (Recipe: Pumpkin Pie with Whole Milk)

Those of you who have run one or more 5Ks are likely ready to tackle your next distance.  That’s the way it works, right?  You challenge yourself.  Then you start feeling comfortable running 3 miles.  Now you need to challenge … Continue reading

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