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Wendy Rivard (Taking the Long Way Home)
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This week ended on loving a spontaneous road trip to my parents' place in Northern Wisconsin! I have some time off work this week. While I planned on a staycation to get things done at home aka declutter, the lure of cooler t...
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I've been putting on a brave front these last couple of weeks but I'm finally going to put it out there: this foot issue has gotten me down. I try to keep things positive here on the blog. I'm afraid if I write about feeling ...
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I've been told that I have great instincts. Intuition? Dumb luck? I usually have a second sense for things. Not always, but for the most part, things pretty much seem to work out for me. I like to fly by the seat of my pants...
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For the past year or so, I've been participating in a weekly blog prompt hosted by Deb Runs. Every week for the Wednesday Word link up, she gives us a word to write about. Because I write a running blog, I am tasked with the ...
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June has come to an end and so has Marcia's plank challenge. We started off in May with planks. There weren't any rules save for a daily plank and a post to Instagram. Some folks planked for time and others (ahem, me) got all...
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Hot enough for you? Everyone is talking about this summer's heat. Mother Nature has turned on the blast furnace in regions of the US that are usually more temperate. The media are out in force, reporting on the heat and givin...
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I came home from work Tuesday and told my husband I was "this close" to a nervous breakdown. Life 1, Wendy 0. How do non-runners deal with stress? I'm pretty sure I have some ideas about that. All of them tempting. None of th...
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We are officially in the thick of summer. The dog days. Many runners are also in the depths of fall marathon training. Not this one, sadly. Damn you PF. But I digress. Long runs, speed work, tempo runs, fartleks, splits, yass...
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It's been a week of ups and downs. After facing reality and realizing that I needed to take more time off running than I thought to calm this latest PF flare, I immediately felt my willpower muscle start to atrophy. Maybe it'...
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Another 10k? Why not? I'm embracing these shorter races where I can find my need for speed! Since this race takes place in the town where I live, I've run this one multiple times. I signed up a couple of weeks ago and made pl...
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From June 29 to July 10, 2016, the U.S. Department of State will sponsor ultra-marathon legend Dean Karnazes as he follows the ancient Silk Road through Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Kazakhstan to mark the 25th anniversary of these countries' independence from the Soviet Union.
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