Category Archives: Running

With Love, A Runner

Dear Dog Owners, I was inspired to write this letter after a particularly exciting run. You might be wondering why this run was so exciting and what in the world it has to do with you as a dog owner. … Continue reading

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Daily Mission: Precious Gems 5K

Recently I was introduced to Daily Mile’s daily mission. Normally I just think about the question. Sometimes I’ll respond via Twitter or like someone else’s response on DM. But yesterday’s daily mission was different. My mind immediately went back to … Continue reading

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Marathon Training: Cold Feet

Yesterday morning, I was scared. I had my longest run yet, 14 miles, on my training schedule. But when I woke up, all I could think about was last week’s disastrous LR. I went about my pre-run routine as usual, … Continue reading

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Marathon Training: School of Hardknocks

Confession: I am stubborn. Because I am stubborn, I learn things the hard way. My last long run was an obvious example of that. The good thing about learning the hard way is the lesson tends to stick with me. … Continue reading

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“Real” Races

2011 is going to be a very exciting year for me in the running department. In 2011, I want to: Run a marathon (69 days and counting!!!).    Run a half-marathon (I know I’m doing it a little backwards. That’s … Continue reading

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Marathon Training: Running on Snow

I would like to thank Mother Nature for dumping lots of snow on New Jersey in the last week. I know. It’s surprising. Why would I thank Mother Nature for the snow? You already know that I don’t like the … Continue reading

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Marathon Training: Running and Technology

I still consider myself a rookie runner since I only have 16(ish) months under my belt. However I have learned a lot about myself during that time. I have also experimented a lot. This includes experimenting with running technologies. When … Continue reading

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