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Chocolate Elvis?

Philly girl running #bostonstrong in the 5k Run for Clean Air.   It’s two weeks until the Broad Street Run and I have two races scheduled for this weekend — a 5k today and a 10k tomorrow.  Yikes!  After tomorrow, … Continue reading

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Prayers for Boston…

2.62 miles running and praying for Boston…

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Silent Sunday…

6 miles of glorious beach running, powered by ENERGYbits! The Broad Street Run is only 21 days away.  Gotta start thinking about what to do after Broad Street to keep motivated, so I just registered for a bunch of summer … Continue reading

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Silver Linings

Reflecting on the past week of training, the theme silver linings comes to mind.  Now I know what you are thinking…but it’s not Silver Linings Playbook.  Although I enjoyed this movie for so many reasons,  heartwarming story, wonderful acting, and can … Continue reading

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Philly Tales and Trails Smoothie

Yesterday, I ran into the sales rep for Garden of Life at my local Whole Foods.  I had been considering adding protein to my smoothies for an extra boost while running.  I was a bit skeptical to adding “powder” to … Continue reading

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The hills are alive with the sound of music…

That would be 7 hilly miles and music was definitely needed to complete today’s run!  Not sugary sweet Maria von Trapp, but heart thumping, get your legs pumping, rockin’ tunes were the only thing that got me through this challenge. … Continue reading

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ENERGYbits Giveaway Winners and Manayunk Fools Run Recap

Drum roll please….So excited to announce the winners of my first giveaway EVER!  So without further ado, the winners of the ENERGYbits samples giveaway are: Kris B and Meaghan Congratulations to Kris B and Meaghan who are now going to … Continue reading

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NOLA recap and AT&T Back on My Feet 5 Miler

So here’s how I spent the last few days of my Spring Break… First, getting my seafood on in the Big Easy at Acme Oyster House. Hey, when in Rome or NOLA…Po-Boys it is! Fried Peace Maker Po-Boy – Golden fried … Continue reading

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Snow, ice, and icing…

How ridiculous — cleaning snow off my car in running shorts?  Spring Break, really?!  Yesterday’s spring snow storm looked pretty.  But honestly, not one snow day this entire school year, and Mother Nature decides that Spring Break would be an … Continue reading

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A tale of two states, with the help of a bridge…

According to my AccuWeather app, Saturday was a “fair” day for outdoor fitness.  I couldn’t disagree more!  It was a picture perfect day for a run between two states and some great views of the City of Brotherly Love, courtesy … Continue reading

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