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The Value, Power, and Importance of Failure

“In order to grow, first we must fail” It’s here – the week of the 121st Boston Marathon! I’m so excited for, and very jealous of, all the wicked fast runnahs who get to go to the expo and pick … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes Running 26.2 – Part 3: How to Run the Marathon

“No one fucks with someone who runs 26.2 miles for fun” We’re closing in on spring marathon season. Whether Boston this month or a local race next, you’re all in at this point. You’re tough and you’re tired. Your metabolism … Continue reading

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A Runner’s Review of Patriots Day – the Movie and 2016

“Boston Strong” This isn’t the blog I planned to write this week. In fact, it’s not a blog I planned to write at all. Yesterday I went to the movie, Patriots Day. Those of you who don’t want to read … Continue reading

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5 Of My Best Blog Posts

“Playing favorites” People have told me they’ve gone back weeks or even months to read my old blog posts that they may have missed or re-read ones that stood out to them. I love when that happens. In that spirit, … Continue reading

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My Experience Running the Boston Marathon

“You’re everything I hoped for”  Wow. What else can I say, just wow. Okay, I do have more to say – a lot more! My experience running the Boston Marathon was nothing short of incredible. I know this isn’t surprising … Continue reading

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Time to Run the Boston Marathon

“I don’t know about you, but I’m feeling 2(6.)2” Today, Chris and I leave for Boston. Can’t wait for the sights, the food, the Red Sox, and the time with just me and him before we enter into wedded bliss … Continue reading

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Runner Banned from Boston Marathon Deserves Her Punishment

“Integrity is doing the right thing when no one is watching”  A runner has been banned from this year’s Boston Marathon and all future B.A.A. (Boston Athletic Association) events, apologizes, says she meant no harm, and has supporters who feel … Continue reading

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