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Race Recap – Team Ortho Monster Dash 10 Mile 10/27/12 (705 days to go till TCM 2014!)

[I haven’t posted much lately because I’ve been so busy!  With Sean on the road for most of the last couple of weeks, it’s been all I can do to handle a busy work schedule and getting Jetta picked up … Continue reading

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Race Recap: 2012 Iron Girl Duathlon, Bloomington, MN, 9/23/12

I shut the front door behind me. I didn’t want to wake the dog or Sean, who were both sleeping, so I tried to be as quiet as I could be as I wrangled the bike through the porch door and … Continue reading

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17 miles for March 17!

What a wonderful weekend! After having an awful week the other week, this weekend was just rainbows and sunshine.  Literal sunshine.  No actual rainbows, but that’s okay.  Did I mention sunshine? And temps in the 70s?  Last year, we had … Continue reading

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It’s good to be back…

Oh, dreamers, it feels so good to be clawing my way back up and out of the darkness. With the time change, here in Minnesota, we received another gift – warm temperatures, including record-setting temps for this time of the … Continue reading

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Wednesday Weigh-In 3/14/12

1/1/12 weight:  163.8 lb. (oof!) 1/11/12 weight: 162.2 lb. (-1.6 lb) 1/18/12 weight: 160.8 lb. (-1.4 lb) 1/25/12 weight: 159.8 lb. (-1.0 lb) 2/1/12 weight: 162.6 lb. (+2.8 lb) 2/8/12 weight: 159.6 lb. (-3.0 lb) 2/15/12 weight: 164.0 lb. (+4.4 … Continue reading

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Success comes in many forms…

1/1/12 weight:  163.8 lb. (oof!) 1/11/12 weight: 162.2 lb. 1/18/12 weight: 160.8 lb. 1/25/12 weight: 159.8 lb. 2/1/12 weight: 162.6 lb. 2/8/12 weight: 159.6 lb. 2/15/12 weight: 164.0 lb. 2/22/12 weight 161.4 lb. Weekly Weight Gain/Loss:-2.6 lb. Total Net Weight … Continue reading

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Wednesday Weigh-In – 2/15/12

Apparently, every other week is a step back week, in terms of weigh-ins.  My friend Karen has said that she expected to see good results every other weigh-in.  I believe that’s true. 1/1/12 weight:  163.8 lb. (oof!) 1/11/12 weight: 162.2 … Continue reading

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Running in Rememberance

It’s supposed to be cold this weekend.  I would traditionally do my long run on Sunday, on my treadmill in my basement, watching HGTV shows,  spurred on by the smell of cooking bacon from upstairs. This weekend, I’m going to … Continue reading

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Weekly weigh-in

Well, last week was “one of those things”, and I’m pretty much back where I was 2 weeks ago. 1/1/12 weight:  163.8 lb. (oof!) 1/11/12 weight: 162.2 lb. 1/18/12 weight: 160.8 lb. 1/25/12 weight: 159.8 lb. 2/1/12 weight: 162.6 lb. … Continue reading

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150 Days to Go!

Woo-hoo!  Today, there are 150 days to go till the 36th running of Grandma’s Marathon in Duluth! I haven’t been posting much, but I’m still alive!  The cold/sinus infection/whatever it was kicked my butt and I dropped off the exercise … Continue reading

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