Monthly Archives: April 2011

Forced Time Off

As you know, I was registered and ready to run a 5K last Saturday.  I had been fighting a sore throat for a couple of days prior to the race and woke up on race day feeling much worse and … Continue reading

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One More Run

Tonight will be the last run before Saturday’s race.  My sister and I ran 3 miles Tuesday night and will run a mile and a half tonight.  Tuesday was a really great run.  Not sure if it was the perfect … Continue reading

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Changing it Up

Ever since my daughter was just a few months old, I’ve been telling myself that I needed to workout to some of the many exercise DVD’s I have while she is napping.  I told myself I have no excuse to … Continue reading

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Moving Past the First Race

It’s been a couple of days since the first race now and the sense of accomplishment is still strong.  This is the first week since January that I have no scheduled group runs.  But I do still need to run … Continue reading

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Race Day

“I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race” (2 Timothy 4:7).  This morning was our first 5K.  This was the day we’ve been anticipating for twelve weeks now.  The weather was beautiful as was the country road … Continue reading

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It’s almost here!!

Tomorrow morning is the race.  It’s the day we’ve been training for the past 12 weeks.  When we had our very first workout on January 17th, it seemed like April 9th was a very, very long time away.  Running non-stop … Continue reading

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Three More Days

Only three more days until we line up for the Run for God 5K!  I can hardly believe it’s already been 12 weeks.  In January when we started the program, I was struggling to run non-stop for 60 seconds.  Last … Continue reading

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Hello Sunshine!

What a beautiful weekend we’re having!  I don’t know about you but I’ve missed the sunshine these past several days.  I plan on getting out and enjoying the weather with a little run this evening.  Yesterday morning should’ve been my … Continue reading

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A Personal Best

First off, let me assure you that this is no April Fool’s joke when I tell you that I managed to run for 41 minutes last night!  Praise the Lord!  There were many, many times that I wanted to stop. … Continue reading

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