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What a long, strange trip it’s been…

It has been a lifetime since I wrote a post, but, man, pregnancy is a monumental task.  I underestimated how physically challenging pregnancy is, and trying to keep my life in order and grow a human took up my blogging … Continue reading

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Just keep your pace.

I stood looking over the water on Saturday, watching the last of the triathlon swimmers come in.  It was a beautiful morning, about 72 degrees with a nice breeze coming off the lake.  The water was really choppy, and it occurred … Continue reading

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Finding balance

After all these years, I still surprise myself sometimes.  It’s hard.  I’ve known me for years.  I know all my tricks, my moods, my thoughts, my feelings.  I know that as soon as I get the thought in my head … Continue reading

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Surviving the slump.

So, this is how my week went: Tuesday:  I really need to make sure I get my miles in this week.  I have this race coming up and I’m pumped.  I ran two miles today, and I’m getting up early … Continue reading

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I need a race.

Yesterday I was catching up on reading some posts that I follow, and it seems like everyone has a race very soon or has just finished one (or two).  My supervisor at practicum has a marathon this month, and my running … Continue reading

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Take the long road.

I woke up early for my run this morning.  It’s been about a month since I actually hit 8 miles, and I had a hopeful belief that after three weeks of sporadic running I could do it today.  I mean, it’s important … Continue reading

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Go running, it’ll help.

I don’t know how many times over the past few years I’ve suggested to people to go running.  Feeling tired?  Go running.  Feeling cranky?  Go running.  Stressed?  Running. But like all advice, it’s so much easier to give than to … Continue reading

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