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winning!

Last weekend, I ran with a friend who is struggling to hit her stride in training… both physically and mentally. As we were nearing the finish of our run, she told me that she used to be an athlete.  She … Continue reading

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a bottle of wine, a stack of magazines, and a pair of scissors…

Late yesterday afternoon, I started a project that I’ve been meaning to get to for months, but finally made time for… Ever heard of Vision Boards?  Yeah, it’s sorta new to me too.  I first heard of them when Biggest Loser at-home … Continue reading

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biggest loser marathon…

This week’s Biggest Loser episode was the one where all of the contestants ran a marathon through the roads, desert, and beaches of Malibu… I can’t remember when they started having the contestants run a marathon – maybe around season … Continue reading

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i did it… i freaking did it.

After months of rationalizing and kabitzing instead of training, I finally did it. I finished the Savannah Rock’n’Roll Half Marathon on Saturday – pounding out 13.1 miles of sheer determination. I walked more than I ran and my time was horrible, … Continue reading

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my husband, the cheerleader…

In addition to being the reighning Wii Cheer champion in our house, my husband has come out for every event I’ve participated in for the last 10 years with the sole purpose of cheering me on. Even though I’m the one who signed … Continue reading

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kayak: 1, me: 0… ow.

We had amazing weather in Savannah this weekend…  The forecast actually said “abundant sun” (not just sun, but ABUNDANT sun!) for Sunday with a lovely temperature of 78 degrees.  That?  Is perfect weather for a day of kayaking! We really didn’t … Continue reading

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happy boobie month!

For those of you who don’t already know, October has been declared national breast cancer awareness month!  Fundraisers and events are taking place across the country this month to raise awareness… for early detection, meaningful treatment, and ultimately to find a … Continue reading

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