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Dream Come True

Nine years ago I attended the Myrtle Beach Marathon to cheer for a student who was running for me.  He ran to raise money for my cancer treatment and I was about a month out from my last chemo treatment. … Continue reading

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They say a picture is worth a thousand words, so here you go: The half-marathon is behind me.  It was an absolutely perfect day–cool and breezy with low humidity.  I could not have personally designed a day that was more … Continue reading

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The Run Streak: Lessons Learned

I did it.  By God’s grace I managed to run at least a mile every day from Thanksgiving, 2014-New Years Eve, 2015.  That’s 401 days.  I ran 1,516.52 miles.  That’s an average of 3.78 miles per day.  (If you just … Continue reading

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Fitbit Update: December

Happy New Year!  The sun is finally out again after days and days of gloom.  It’s cold, but at least it’s bright.  During the last few drippy, foggy, bone-chilling days of the year I have been struggling with my goals … Continue reading

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Fitbit Update: November

November began with freezing temps and December started with highs in the 70’s.  That’s North Carolina for you.  Most of November was very cold.  I only got in one long run outside.  I have become very consistent with twelve-minute miles. … Continue reading

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October Fitbit Update

The leaves were falling and swirling in bitingly cold wind as I walked the dogs this morning.  November arrived yesterday like a fury so that the gentle temperatures and Carolina blue skies of October seem like a distant memory. On … Continue reading

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Fitbit Update: September

I know I need to find another way to begin my monthly updates, but honestly time passes so quickly that I find it hard to catch my breath.  All I can think about is how unbelievable it is that the … Continue reading

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Fitbit Update: August

It’s a good thing I’ve been practicing intervals, because August began at a walking pace, became a jog, and ended with a sprint to the finish.  I was able to keep up an average of eight miles per day on … Continue reading

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Fitbit Update: July

A few minutes ago I went out the front door to take Margie to do her thing and got stung by some kind of bee.  My calf is swelling now, and throbbing with pain.  This is a perfect reflection of … Continue reading

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Fitbit Update: June

Usually I go into mourning with the ending of June.  June is joy.  June is the fresh feeling of delight at being free to…well, just to BE.  June is full of promise and room to relax.  July has a tendency … Continue reading

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