Tag Archives: DC

Christmakkuh Cookies!

This is a picture-heavy post.  Also, it’s sugar-heavy. A couple weeks ago, I had several people over to decorate some cookies.  We called it the Second Annual Christmakkuh Cookie Party. I started out by making a metric ton of cookies … Continue reading

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Giveaway: Cherry Blossom 10-miler Guaranteed Entry (Updated! Now with more chances to win!)

**UPDATED! Now with more time and chances to win! Congrats to all those runners who made it through the lottery for the Credit Union Cherry Blossom 10 mile run!  This will be my first time running the CUCB 10 mile … Continue reading

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Race Recap: Hot Chocolate 15k/5k DC

Alternatively titled: How NOT to plan a race! People all over the webernets have been calling it an “epic fail”.  Carly called it a “total train wreck”.  There’s even a Change.org petition attempting to get runners’ entry fees refunded.  All of these … Continue reading

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Laura’s Marine Corps Marathon race recap (finally!)

I’ve been putting off writing my race recap, mostly because I’ve been trying to make sense of it all 1 , . I thought I’d feel a giant sense of accomplishment from finishing, but the only feeling I really have is … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: It’s getting colder in DC…


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Three Things Thursday: Hodgepodgery and such.

Thank goodness I’ve made it to Thursday!  This week is just creeping by… Today’s 3TT is kind of a hodgepodge of things that are going on in my life right now. One: I’m a winner! (Courtesy of Heather over at RunningWithSass.com) … Continue reading

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Race Recap: Marine Corps Marathon

Alternate title: My first marathon! Alternate title: Holy crap! I can’t believe it! Alternate title: Ouch. Let’s start with the best news first: I DID IT!!! I *FINISHED*. I completed the Marine Corps Marathon. I have to be honest, the … Continue reading

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