Donna 26.2 Breast Cancer Marathon Relay

donna marathon medal

The highlight of my weekend was, without a doubt, the Donna 26.2 Breast Cancer Marathon relay. Participating in this relay was my dad’s idea. He watched runners pass by my parents’ place during the race last year and felt incredibly emotional and inspired since my family has been directly touched by breast cancer. When he… 

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Sadie’s First Turkey Trot

Dog Turkey Trot

Sadie’s first turkey trot was a success! What constitutes a successful turkey trot with Sadie in my eyes? No potty breaks! For a dog that likes to pee 10,000 times on any run we go on together, I figured we’d stop a handful of times on this run. I was worried about annoying people as… 

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How You Can Help Boston

In the wake of tragedy, I think we all want to do something to help those who are hurting. My heart breaks for those who lost a loved one yesterday and for those who sustained injuries from the explosions that occurred near the finish line of the Boston Marathon. Knowing that three lives were lost… 

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As I powered up my laptop to type up an afternoon blog post, I opened my iGoogle page. I immediately saw a horrifying CNN headline about the explosions that occurred at the Boston Marathon this afternoon. I am shocked and incredibly sad. On a day when we should be celebrating the accomplishments of runners who… 

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