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Short People and 5Ks

I mentioned a while back that Dave and I signed up to walk our first 5K. It was this past Saturday, and I’m happy to report that we finished (and far from last place). 1,187 more words

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My Running Story

Spoiler Alert: This is one of those “Couch Potato turns ‘Long Distance’ Runner” stories, if you know this is going to make you gag, you don’t have to read it. 824 more words


My First 5k

This weekend, we are super busy preparing for our first trip in our motorhome and baby’s first camping trip. I have decided not to do the 5k tomorrow morning… Instead, I ran it today!! 67 more words

On the Unlikely Subject of Running

I ran my first 5k recently. It was an amazing experience. For me, it was the return of…something. A break-through of some kind. One of the small victories that reminds you of the achievements you’re capable of. 589 more words


My Biggest Challenge Yet

I have been going to the gym on average 3 times a week doing cardio or strength training or both depending on who has kid duty and how much time I have. 283 more words

Picture from The Color Run

Had such a great experience participating in my first 5K! My friends from out of state were incredibly supportive and I even had one of my best friends since grade school and her mom there as well. 48 more words

End of March Training Update

A few weeks ago I started to look for a training program online that would help me achieve a low 5k time, but most plans I found seemed to be for people who have never done much running and just wanted to get to the finish line. 330 more words