Monthly Archives: January 2012

Bad Blogger!

So I’ve been a bad blogger lately. In my defense, I ran the Houston Marathon on January 15, which led to the inevitable ‘marathon brain’ for a day or so, in which I can’t seem to hold on to a … Continue reading

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Short and Sweet – My Mantra for the Houston Marathon

My Inspiration: “Your body will argue that there is no justifiable reason to continue. Your only recourse is to call on your spirit, which fortunately functions independently of logic.” – Tim Noakes And My Mantra: “Pain is temporary. Regret is forever.” … Continue reading

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Running Music – Houston Marathon Playlist

I’m always looking for new running music. Sites like RockMyRun.com offer lots of play lists, but I always find it frustrating to sift through the thousands of songs and playlists to find those three or four new songs to put … Continue reading

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Red Nose Run 10mi – Race Recap

Well, I said I’d never run the Red Nose Run in Birmingham again because of how badly mis-managed the 5k was in 2010. But seeing as the race has a 10 mile distance and it’s exactly 8 days before the … Continue reading

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Well now I really have to finish – Houston Marathon Goodies

I’m not sure how I missed it (I blame Thanksgiving & Christmas) but there are going to be some awesome goodies for the Houston Marathon. The medal is ridiculously cool. It might be just as cool as my Marine Corps Marathon medal. … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Nerd Edition

Courtesy of Monica Jean at Nerd Quirks over on Tumblr, this applies to both Laura and me.  My MS Word dictionary and AutoCorrect are ridiculous.  Are you nerdy too?

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My handmade Christmas tree skirt. OR When did I get so domesticated?

This year, my sister and I both gave in and got our own Christmas trees at our respective apartments. I helped her set hers up and decorate it when I was there just before the Thanksgiving holiday. Being the first … Continue reading

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