Summer Love

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The summer is in full swing.  My daughter graduated from PreK and my boy has started day camp. While my 9-5 remains, it’s the little things that I appreciate the most. Less traffic – After the last day of school, the traffic gets better and my commute generally gets quicker (except on Fridays when everyone is running out of the … [Read more...]

Note to Self

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Note to self:  Back story: Since the Brooklyn Half fiasco, I have been out of sorts.  I was not happy with my race and then life got hectic.  Run time has been scarce.  Then two weeks ago, I went away on a 4 day cruise to Bermuda.  It was a New Kids on the Block cruise  Yup, you read that correctly.  I had an amazing time!  My friend and I … [Read more...]

2014 Brooklyn Half Recap

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This is my recap of the 34th Annual Brooklyn Half marathon.  It’s when I am supposed to tell you that I broke through my feeling of self-doubt and ran a great sub 2 hour race.  Here’s a spoiler: that didn’t happen. Friday after work I headed to the Brooklyn Pre-Party to pick up my race bib.  The expo was held on a pier on the edge of Brooklyn … [Read more...]