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Book Review: Run the World

Book Review: Run the World

This summer has been a bit different than I had expected, since I should have been weight bearing before Memorial Day (which was 5 weeks ago if you’re counting). So I’ve been spending a ton of time on my couch, laying by the pool, and sitting on my balcony, which can get fairly boring. So … Continue reading

What I’m Loving this Month – February 2016

What I’m Loving this Month – February 2016

It’s been a strange month! A few weeks ago, the wind chill temps were below zero, this weekend the highs were low 60s. Chicago, make up your mind!  Since Disney Marathon weekend, I’ve been enjoying running on my terms, when, where, and as long as I want. I’ve been enjoying my training sessions, and loving … Continue reading

So you want to run in the rain

So you want to run in the rain

I’m convinced that I’m some sort of unlucky charm for rain on race day. Both of my spring Halfs this year were rainy. Thankfully only one of them was a complete downpour.     In all, I’ve run 4 of my 12 half marathons in the rain. I’ve killed an iPod. I learned the hard way … Continue reading

My New Obsession: Unite Fitness

My New Obsession: Unite Fitness

Last fall I signed up to do a cross-training run one evening with Philadelphia Runner, Be Well Philly, and Unite Fitness. A huge group of runners literally ran through the streets of Philadelphia stopping at different tourist attractions to do push-ups, squats, burpees, and walking lunges. It was fantastic. I sweat a ton, and made … Continue reading