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Toddler Hotel Tips

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Last week Lucas and I went to Pennsylvania to visit my sister and nephews.  She recently moved so to make it easier on her, we decided to stay in a hotel.  I was traveling with Lucas alone and didn’t realize … Continue reading

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Surviving An Unseasonably Warm Spring Run

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Well, that blog title is a mouthful!  Whew.  Little man and I have been enjoying our Spring stroller runs but the past two days have brought Summer-like temperatures to NJ.  It’s only April 10th and we had a high of … Continue reading

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Cold Weather Running Gear

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I only thought it would be fitting to discuss cold weather running gear on a day NY/NJ is expecting a monster snowstorm. Photo Source White flag!  White flag!  I give up Winter weather.  You 20 degree temps, negative wind chill … Continue reading

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Stay At Home Mom Tricks & Activities

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I love being a stay at home mom and don’t miss the corporate world one bit.   I sometimes like to call myself retired because I did spend 12+ years in a corporate job.  12 very long years…but I digress. … Continue reading

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Today’s Treadmill Workout

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Another chilly morning means another day at the gym for L and I. I used to be the queen of the treadmill before I had Lucas so it’s never the dreadmill to me. It can get a bit boring so … Continue reading

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Trying New Gear Out Before Race Day

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You can’t pick up a running magazine, read a running blog or talk to a running expert without them giving you the advice…”don’t try anything new on race day”. Well, I admit, I totally have.   I’ve worn new running … Continue reading

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My Adventures with BOB

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Yesterday’s Workout: 3.6 mile run/3 mile walk Today’s Workout: 6 mile run/4 mile walk Before I started using the BOB stroller, I loved stalking other mommy bloggers’ posts about their adventures with BOB.   I waited until our pediatrician gave … Continue reading

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Practice Safe Running

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Monday’s Workout: 5 mile run/2 mile stroller walk Yesterday’s Workout: 3 mile run/2 mile stroller walk I was watching the news the other morning and a story captured my attention.  A local high school graduate was killed while jogging near … Continue reading

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The Long Run

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Thursday’s Workout: 8.1 mile treadmill run Yesterday’s Workout: 2.25 mile run/2 mile stroller walk I both loathe and love the long run.  It’s definitely a necessary evil during a marathon training cycle.  For some reason, I always dread the long … Continue reading

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My New Shortcuts

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Today’s Workout: 2.5 mile run/1.5 mile stroller walk Being at stay at home pregnant lady was pretty easy but being a stay at home mom isn’t.  In the past 7 weeks, I have let many chores fall by the wayside … Continue reading

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