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I've been a very lazy, bad runner girl!
Thursday, February 16, 2012      2 comments

I haven't done a blog since right before my USMC half marathon in October and I haven't been running since December. I've been the biggest procrastinator and I just haven't had the energy or inclination to get out there and run. Here's a quick... Read more
Defying Gravity
Tuesday, September 20, 2011      2 comments

For some strange reason as I'm starting to write, the song Defying Gravity from Wicked is playing through my mind. Maybe it's a little appropriate for how I feel about the last several months and whats in my immediate future. Hope it continues... Read more
I'm back!
Thursday, December 16, 2010      0 comments

Okay…so I haven’t blogged in a while and I’ve been MIA on the boards due to some personal issues that are going on in my life. I’ve had back to back injuries that have kept me from my usual running routine, a crazy busy work schedule and have a... Read more
5K #5 - Pink up the Pace!
Thursday, October 21, 2010      0 comments

It's been a little while since I ran this race, but I needed time to re-cooperate. The race itself was a joy... Read more
5K #4 is Finished!
Monday, September 13, 2010      0 comments

Saturday's Golden Ocala 5K/10K Run for 9/11 was pretty awesome! My 17 y/o son decided to start running 5K's with me and this was the first he attended. I loved seeing glimpses of him on the course as he completed his run It was a beautiful but... Read more
My race day from Hell or lessons that I learned on Saturday.
Monday, August 16, 2010      3 comments

My race day dawned badly when after having spent a mostly anxious & sleepless night, my husband woke me at 5:15am asking me…Wasn’t I was running late? I was...I had meant to be... Read more
Can I re-start last week over?
Monday, August 02, 2010      2 comments

This past week was the pits! I knew it was going to be bad when I started it off by injuring my toe the previous Sunday and it caused me to not be able to get my 5K training in all week. Then I blew the diet by starting off Monday with a Dr. P... Read more
2nd 5K - 32nd Annual Melon Mile - July 4th!
Thursday, July 15, 2010      1 comments

A great morning for a race. Official time was 45:12, but could have been better. The race course was changed at the last minute due to heavy local rains and flooded streets. The majority of the course was on the sidewalk along side a very bus... Read more
1st 5K in the Books!
Monday, June 07, 2010      0 comments 1st 5k is in the books and I'm feeling pretty good about my performance even though I walked it and came in around 47:12. Unfortunately, my old arthritic joints can't seem to take the pounding of jogging/running the way they used to. ... Read more
Walking to Jogging Troubles
Tuesday, June 01, 2010      0 comments

I started walking about a month ago in a bid to get more exercise and to hopefully jump start some weight loss because "weight watching" and diet alone didn't seem to do the job. My sister-in-law who has been walking for some time and has lost ... Read more