What I’m Loving this Month: March 2016 {A Few Days Late}

March was pretty spectacular, considering I haven't been able to run. Warm weather makes me happy. It makes me excited to get up, excited to be outside, excited to be in such a fabulous city. As spring arrives, the idea of trying new, healthy recipes keeps me happy regardless of the weather. This month, I'm …

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Be proud of who you are and what you choose to do! #WomanUp

This article, by Lauren Fleshman for Runner's World, brought tears to my eyes while I was waiting at an appointment this afternoon. It did it again when I came and read it again as I prepared to write this post. Lauren Fleshman is not just a rockstar, she has an amazing way with words; she …

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Runner’s World Rave Run: Peavine Falls, Pelham, AL. I call foul!

A few weeks ago I was reminded of Runner's World's Rave Runs, and resized that there was one from November 2012 less than 30 minutes from my apartment in Birmingham. Oak Mountain is a well loved state park just outside of Birmingham. It's got everything from golf, to a campground, to seemingly endless miles of …

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My own DietBet, weight loss and running speed, and my first giveaway!!!

If you remember, in March/April I completed my first DietBet. I am really proud of the changes I was able to make, and even more proud of the resulting changes to my body. Sadly, I joined another one against my better judgement knowing I was only 2 weeks from my half-marathon, and calorie counting was …

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