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Mirna Valerio
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Momma, Spanish teacher, endurance athlete, trained classical singer, wifey
Momma, Spanish teacher, endurance athlete, trained classical singer, wifey

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Doing the Most
I know I haven't posted for a MINUTE in the blog that actually helped me gain the lil bit of notoriety I enjoy today. But hear me out-- These days, most of my writing appears in Women's Running Magazine under the moniker Fatgirlrunning, so head over there t...
Doing the Most
Doing the Most
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Podcast Pandemonium
When there's pandemonium in your life, go to the woods and play like a child fence-climbing in Brooklyn...or listen to a podcast! Photo by my brother Allen Taylor Jr. Runkit: Capris, shoes, and top by Merrell. Socks by Swiftwick. Pack by Camelback, Shades b...
Podcast Pandemonium
Podcast Pandemonium
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Let's Talk About My Epic Weekend, Tough Mudders and All!
The body is really an incredible machine, but we already knew that right? Well, this weekend, mine proved that it is several times over. Let's backtrack to last weekend, when I did back to back long runs --18 trail miles with almost 2700 feet of elevation o...
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NAILED IT: Skirts Sports Savannah Photo Shoot 2017
So honored to have Nicole DeBoom in my life! A few weeks ago I drove down to Savannah to meet up with Nicole DeBoom (CEO and Founder of Skirt Sports ), Kim Cook (Photographer Extraordinaire), and Jen Allen (Creative Skirt and Phenomenal Boss of Everybody), ...
NAILED IT: Skirts Sports Savannah Photo Shoot 2017
NAILED IT: Skirts Sports Savannah Photo Shoot 2017
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NAILED IT: Skirts Sports Savannah Photo Shoot 2017
So honored to have Nicole DeBoom in my life! A few weeks ago I drove down to Savannah to meet up with Nicole DeBoom (CEO and Founder of Skirt Sports ), Kim Cook (Photographer Extraordinaire), and Jen Allen (Creative Skirt and Phenomenal Boss of Everybody), ...
NAILED IT: Skirts Sports Savannah Photo Shoot 2017
NAILED IT: Skirts Sports Savannah Photo Shoot 2017
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Confronting My Fears of Running Alone in the Woods
Are you someone who is afraid to run alone in the woods? I am, sometimes. I always seem to get spooked by some made-for-TV scenario I’ve conjured up in my very creative brain. That said, I love trails and I relish every moment I spend on them—that is, in a ...
Confronting My Fears of Running Alone in the Woods
Confronting My Fears of Running Alone in the Woods
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Calling BS on BMI
I run. I jog. I hop and skip along roads and trails, and sometimes—albeit reluctantly—the track. Sometimes I trip over real roots and hurdle over imaginary ones. I find complete joy in the act of moving my body through nature, and even against the weak, ine...
Calling BS on BMI
Calling BS on BMI
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I Love My Legs
In celebration of International Women's Day and all of the intersections it has with the body positivity movement, I'm going to talk about my body, because my body is a phenomenal piece of machinery. It should be recognized and honored as such. Part of bein...
I Love My Legs
I Love My Legs
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Resilience
Yesterday morning, as I was driving home from doing a brisk, predawn walk on campus with my friend Captain Tara, a deer bounded from the left side of the road right into the driver's side of my car, just a few feet away from home. I slammed on the brakes, s...
Resilience
Resilience
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Perspective and Gratitude
From Evans #iamme campaign, photo by Danielle Levitt When I was at the gym yesterday, going in on the elliptical, I started to smile. I looked down at my clothes and realized that with the exception of my big girl panties , everything I was wearing I had no...
Perspective and Gratitude
Perspective and Gratitude
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