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Embrace the Suck-Choose You...with an Orange Visor!
Embrace the Suck-Choose You...with an Orange Visor!

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I just don't care
This year has proven to be a challenge for me both mentally and physically.  As I stand on rooftops shouting how I must be strong for everyone around me I had a blip in the sequence and for a little while I just didn't care.  It is so hard to keep everythin...
I just don't care
I just don't care
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the climb to the hill
I was driving out of my neighborhood the other day which requires a small climb up a hill to then turn and coast down hill a bit.  Once we turned the car sounded less angry and struggling and was just enjoying the easy section of the road.  Next up another ...
the climb to the hill
the climb to the hill
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Where I was...where I am...where I want to be
The new year is upon us all and with that comes all these big goals we are setting for ourselves.  I feel like I am just brushing off the exhaustion that came with the holidays...starting back in October and trying my best to look at this new year with a cl...
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Drive...or the lack there of
When I am on I am ON!!!  When I am off I am so very off.  I wish I could figure out what makes me want to keep it going...to stay that laser focused...to not even second guess a choice...to just operate on auto pilot.  I am not sure if it was my minor back ...
Drive...or the lack there of
Drive...or the lack there of
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Showing up...you are ready!
Many people have asked me as of late what is next...and I have nothing on my race calendar.  It is very strange to not commit to anything and just keep running and working on staying strong.  After being out of commission for almost three weeks I treasure m...
Showing up...you are ready!
Showing up...you are ready!
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Press On
Well if you have any friends in the running community that love to race you probably heard them talking at length about yesterday's Army Ten Miler.  What was the race that attracted me to the sport and made me fall in love with it got hit with some nasty we...
Press On
Press On
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not special...just determined
I posted some pics from my half iron this past weekend and was overall very happy with my results...5:48:39.  It was not a PR by any stretch but I trained, made sacrifices and showed up for race day.  For many that is in fact harder than the actual race...t...
not special...just determined
not special...just determined
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everything is temporary
I didn't always stay home with my kids.  I worked at a few software companies in the area doing training, marketing and traveled a bit with trade shows.  It seems like so many worlds ago that I would rush through that morning routine to get my little ones u...
everything is temporary
everything is temporary
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The more things change the more they stay the same
summer crumb bun This past weekend I went back to the jersey shore, not the one that they made ridiculous on MTV...but the jersey shore that I grew up on every summer for as long as I can remember.  So many things have changed along that coastline.  Buildin...
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Make your list and move on...
Things I don't like about myself -I am messy -I am a grazer -I have a sweet tooth -I often have dark circles under my eyes -I seldom say no to things -I don't have immediate family near by -I can rarely say no to dessert -I am a big time procrastinator -I a...
Make your list and move on...
Make your list and move on...
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