Category Archives: Half Marathon

Slow, but fit!

Got great news at my annual checkup this week. My good cholesterol is higher than my bad cholesterol! I didn’t expect a bad cholesterol report; in fact my 2012 checkup showed the two numbers only a couple of points apart. It … Continue reading

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I’ve lost that running feeling, but I think it’s coming back!

This time last year I was furiously prepping for the Rouge Orleans Ultra Marathon relay and checking the course map for Rock’n’Roll New Orleans half marathon. This year, instead of being a running beast, I’m focused on my new masters … Continue reading

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Confession Time

Confession – It’s been nearly a month since my last good run. I finished the Tree City Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving Day in Kent, OH, but have barely run since. And I haven’t run at all in the past nearly … Continue reading

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Bumper Stickers and Medal Displays

I finally got around to putting my “I rocked 13.1” bumper sticker on my car this morning. I found it during a very embarrassing incident in which Josh had to dig under my car seat and came up with the … Continue reading

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Rockin’ my first half marathon (Rock and Roll New Orleans)

Vital stats: Date: Sunday, March 4, 2012 Place: New Orleans, LA Total time: 2:38:17 Yes! That’s me at the finish of my first half marathon! I signed up for the Rock and Roll New Orleans half marathon last October after … Continue reading

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