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Fitness Friday #9: Get Pumped for Pets 5k Race

I’ve officially run my first race of the 2015 season! I participated in the “Get Pumped for Pets” 5k on Kent Narrows. This was my first race since March 2014. I took almost a year off from races (and from … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Turkey Trot

It’s never too late for a yummy Thanksgiving post. (right?) Here’s how I spent my turkey day: For the second year in a row, I participated in the Bel Air Turkey Trot 5k. Last year, I ran it by myself … Continue reading

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Race to Erase MS 5k

I ran my fastest race 5k ever this weekend. I even scored third place in my age group!  My running buddy Carly also won third in her age group!  {she’s running her first official triathlon next weekend – good luck, … Continue reading

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5 little things

Inspired by Kelly at Brownies and Zucchini, I’m sharing five little things I’m loving right now! 1) It’s Friday (does that count?). But not just any Friday, it’s First Friday! In Chestertown, every first Friday offers extended shop hours, enhanced celebration of … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day 5K

Though not usually a fan of such holidays, we decided to pseudo-celebrate the Valentine’s Day holiday by trading Chestertown for Arlington and chocolate for a chilly 5K race! “Love the Run You’re With” 5K race We ventured to Arlington, VA … Continue reading

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Running, Running, Ran?

After a stellar year of running in 2011 (4 5k races, and a even one win!), I haven’t found my running mojo yet in 2012. Some days I think I’ll want to run, and will even lace up my sneakers … Continue reading

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Turkey Trot 5K

To kick off one of the greatest food celebration holidays, I participated in a Turkey Trot 5K race! This was 5K #4 for this year. On a roll! This is my serious running face. ha! Shane’s sister worked the event. … Continue reading

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Birthday 5k Race

To kick off my fabulous quarter-century birthday, I started the day with a 5k race! {Tiara is courtesy of Amie. I totally ran with it on, too!! Everyone kept shouting “Happy Birthday!”} This was my second ever 5k race. Remember … Continue reading

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My first 5k race

This past weekend I ran my first 5k race! It’s the first of two races I’ll be running this month. (running the last few hundred feet here!) I felt pumped and ready for this race. The temperature was perfect — … Continue reading

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Cool Runnings

Alright, kittens, get ready to rock and roll! I’m signed up for not one, but TWO 5k races in the next two weeks. My first official race was a half marathon. I recommend starting with something shorter, if you’re thinking … Continue reading

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