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new gear

Since I’ve been having trouble pacing myself on the first mile, and because it was COLD this morning, I decided to hit the treadmill rather than the pavement this morning. While I ordinarily prefer to run outside, I was excited … Continue reading

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Intro to Disney’s Princess Half Marathon

As of noon today (March 12, 2013), registration for Disney’s Wine & Dine Half Marathon 2013 is officially open.  I don’t think I will be able to make it – my running budget doesn’t look like it will stretch that … Continue reading

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ain’t no sunshine

I have mixed feelings about today’s run. With daylight savings kicking in, I missed seeing the sun on my morning run. Since I don’t have a window in my office and long hours keep me from seeing the sun in the … Continue reading

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making the best of a so-so run

So today’s run didn’t go exactly as planned. I thought I would try a 3:1 run/walk ratio for 3.25 miles. I went way too hard at the beginning and my ratio came closer to 1:1 at the tail end.  I … Continue reading

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countdown: 50 weeks to go!

As of today, the 6th anniversary of Disney’s Princess Half Marathon is 50 weeks away.  At this point, it seems so far away, but on the flip side, that means I have plenty of time to prepar Yesterday I volunteered … Continue reading

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first things first

I want to dive in, but I thought I should introduce myself first.  I’m Laura – a twenty-something working girl/princess-in-training.  I live in the nation’s capital with my amazing husband and our sweet pup. I wanted to create this blog … Continue reading

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