4 Products I’m Loving This Friday

Energems Flavors

I will be the first to say tempo runs are no joke. My plan called for a 6 mile marathon tempo run. I had a small course mapped out (including a few hills to add variation) and I was ready to do it. I did a small 1/2 mile warm up and then got to it. I went out too ...

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Meet Our New Addition

Little Piper

Wes and I have a slight weak spot when it comes to animals. Ok, actually it is pretty large. If you had asked me a few months ago I would have told you that 2 cats and 1 very high energy dog was more than enough for me. You may remember a few weeks ago I talked about a trip ...

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PRO Compression and My First Workout

PRO Compression Socks

Tuesday marked my very first workout of my new marathon training cycle. I was excited but very nervous because I wasn’t quite sure if I would be able to hit the paces that the training called for. The workout was 6 x 800 meter repeats with 400 meter recovery between each. I have done this workout in the past, but when ...

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A Look Into My Marathon Plan

Marathon Training

My marathon training plan has officially started. I’ve been going back and forth in trying to determine which marathon I would be aiming for. Originally I had said I was leaning towards the Greensboro, NC marathon on October 18th. This would have been a great marathon but I felt like I really needed a few extra weeks of training. I ...

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Bloggers on the Run: Whitney from Whitney Kristine

Bloggers On The Run

I love Monday’s because they are always a chance for me to feature new bloggers! Today I am bringing you the awesome Whitney.   Name: Whitney Blog: http://whitneykristine.wordpress.com/ When did you first start blogging and why? I started blogging in late 2008 – just about life and nothing specific. My mom and my aunt were pretty much the only people who read ...

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Be a Believer

Believe

Today officially begins my training journey. Taking last week easy was exactly what my body needed. It was pretty worn out after 10 weeks of pretty hard speed training to get me ready. As you know from my weekly recap, I originally had 7 miles on the schedule for Sunday morning. I had every intention to get up first thing ...

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Powerful Internet Finds and Weekly Recap

Sunrise

Happy Sunday! We have had such a wonderful time relaxing and enjoying some piece and quiet at the beach. Who couldn’t relax with a wonderful view like that!? I started Saturday morning off with a long run. It was hot and humid, but overall it went pretty well. I spent most of the time just trying to get myself to ...

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5 Things to Love About the Marathon {Guest Post}

Marathon

Hi there! We made a quick trip down to the beach last night at the last minute. Thankfully I have a great guest post from Amy to fill the void while I take this weekend to relax with my husband a little bit. The past week or so has been crazy and so when the chance arrived for us to ...

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5 Things I’m Excited for During Marathon Training

PRO Compression

The winner of the Emergen-C giveaway is Ronald Marcin! Congrats Ronald! Email me at saralovingontherun{at}gmail{dot}com and we will get your 3 month supply on your way to you!   Thursday morning I ran 8 miles. It was in the low 80′s – LOW humidity and probably close to perfect running weather! After some crazy heat I accepted it with open ...

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A Couple Great Life Hacks

Cooling

Happy Thursday! Running This has been a crazy (but good) week! Our schedules have been all over the place but I am slowly getting the hang of this. Yesterday’s run was nothing to really talk about. I kept with my easy running and was able to get up pretty early to beat the heat. It actually turned into a pretty awesome ...

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