Tag Archives: Running

Running Tidbits: Marathon Training, Peachtree Road Race, Etc

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Today marks 3 weeks until my favorite race, The Peachtree Road Race 10k. I am so excited to run this race and hopefully improve my time. Last year this was my first “big” race and I was so nervous that … Continue reading

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The Reluctant Runner: What You Need MOST to Be an Effective Runner

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All of my friends who don’t run (or walk for that matter) always ask me the same question, “what do they need to be an effective runner?” I usually mumble something about getting out the house and walk away really quickly … Continue reading

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The Reluctant Runner: Get off the Couch and Into the New Year (Volume 1)

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  I am currently in a love/hate relationship. We argue, we fight, I even cheat a little bit on my significant other but today I am going to “lay it all on the table” and hope we can get over … Continue reading

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Chronicles of a Runner..The Slip and Fall Incident

I’ve been running for a year now but I had yet to experience a fall..until TODAY. I had made up my mind to hit the pavement and get in 3-4 miles. So after work I raced home and quickly laced … Continue reading

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Financial Fridays.. The Art of the Side Hustle: Know Your Worth but Don’t Be Stupid!

So this time last week, I decided to officially launch my online business, The Editing Nerd (please click “like”). I was tired of giving my editing/proofing services away for free and  I needed some extra money in my pocket so I … Continue reading

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So You Think You Want to Run a Half Marathon?? (Part I)

A couple of weeks ago, I was picked to be one of the featured bloggers for The Georgia Marathon taking place on March 18, 2012. I was soooo excited! It is always great to share to the public my newfound … Continue reading

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Chronicles of a Runner..1000 Miles and Running…

my supermodel pose with my running buddy, Mommyof2 This morning I braved the cold weather and decided to do my yearly tradition  of running the Atlanta Track Club Thanksgiving 5k. Last year I struggled to finish the race and finished … Continue reading

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Monday Motivation: Master the Grocery Store & Eating

“Abs start in the kitchen.” Is a statement that many fitness buffs swear by but for years I just did not get IT! I knew I needed to eat healthy but how could a person addicted to cookies (raises hand) … Continue reading

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Fitness Fridays… Setting Goals, Talking Crap & Taking Names

Last night, I got back to scheduled programming when I went out for a late night run with Black Girls Run. I really did not want to…I wanted to stay in the house and, in the warmth and watch my favorite … Continue reading

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Marathon Mondays…Don’t Stop til YOU Throw Up or Faint

So I am back..hitting the pavement, experiencing shin splits, and generally being the RunnerGirl that I am. On Saturday morning I got up and decided to run a free 5k for the American Heart Association in Atlanta, Georgia. Let me … Continue reading

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