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Half-Marathon Training Update

I hope your weekend is off to a good start! As another week of running and Pure Barre comes to an end, I figured it was time for an update on my half-marathon training. So far, I’ve stuck with my … finish reading Half-Marathon Training Update

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Pure Barre Winston-Salem

Today started off with my latest fitness obsession: Pure Barre. I’ve been attending Pure Barre classes on average three times a week for the past month, and so far I love it! I took a few barre classes back in … finish reading Pure Barre Winston-Salem

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Zooma Half-Marathon and Handana Giveaway!

I have some exciting news! I can’t believe I’m actually putting this in writing, but I am signed up to run a half-marathon! 13.1 miles! I will be running the Zooma half-marathon in Austin, Texas in March. In addition, I’m … finish reading Zooma Half-Marathon and Handana Giveaway!

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What I Ate Wednesday #15

Good morning! Lucky for me, I get to skip Wednesday this week and go right onto Thursday, since tomorrow is like Friday for me! But I’ll still do my What I Ate Wednesday post, per tradition! Thanks again to Jenn for … finish reading What I Ate Wednesday #15

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June Yoga Challenge Recap and Giveaway!!

It’s hard to believe June is almost over! Before I get to the giveaway, let’s talk about yoga. The June Yoga Challenge flew by! Now that the challenge is over, I wanted to give a recap on how my experience … finish reading June Yoga Challenge Recap and Giveaway!!

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WIAW #5 and Jillian 30 Day Shred DVD

Happy Wednesday! As I mentioned yesterday, I suddenly have a very busy schedule. When you’re strapped for time, you simply have to make time for working out because it should be a priority. So even if I can only get in … finish reading WIAW #5 and Jillian 30 Day Shred DVD

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Sweet Potato Burritos with Mexican Brown Rice

I had a good run this morning. I ran over 3.5 miles! It was one of those mornings where I did not want to run and was not feeling great mentally throughout the run, but at the end of the … finish reading Sweet Potato Burritos with Mexican Brown Rice

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Born to Run Book Review

Happy Friday! I started off my day with a 5k distance run on the treadmill. On the topic of running, I finally finished Born to Run by Christopher McDougall. (source) The book follows the author’s journey to find out why a … finish reading Born to Run Book Review

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Rustic Pizza with Sweet Potato Sauce

I had a really bad workout today. I wasn’t feeling great, my shin splint started getting way too painful, and I didn’t get to run on my treadmill.  I hate it when someone else is on my favorite treadmill! (Each … finish reading Rustic Pizza with Sweet Potato Sauce

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Creamy Barley Risotto

Bootcamp today left my legs feeling like jello. One move that really made me feel it was “surrender squats”. Basically, you get down on one knee like this: Source. Then you put your other knee down and stand up in … finish reading Creamy Barley Risotto

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