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I was never much of a runner, but last year in preparation for our wedding, I started hitting the pavement. Started running 5K's, 10K's, 12K's...and worked my way up to my first half marathon. Although I never really did it for speed, I really enjoyed it. Running over the winter is difficult for me but as spring time rolls around, I am back at it! This year I plan to run a marathon! Training has commenced and I am looking forward to the results!

As an animal nutritionist, I ...
I was never much of a runner, but last year in preparation for our wedding, I started hitting the pavement. Started running 5K's, 10K's, 12K's...and worked my way up to my first half marathon. Although I never really did it for speed, I really enjoyed it. Running over the winter is difficult for me but as spring time rolls around, I am back at it! This year I plan to run a marathon! Training has commenced and I am looking forward to the results!

As an animal nutritionist, I have a good idea of how nutrients react in the body. It has helped me better understand my needs and tailor a diet accordingly. I can get a little OCD at times, which can hinder my progress, but thoroughly enjoy learning more about the human side of nutrition!
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Member Since: 1/1/2009

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Fitness Minutes: 14,261

My Goals:
Last year I lost about35 lbs and reached my goal weight. I gain some back over the winter so now I am just trying to get to a point of maintenance at my goal weight again.

Goal Weight: 130
HM in August
Marathon in October
Races in between

My Program:
Cardio, cardio, cardio! Training for a Marathon and P90X with my husband in the mornings!

Following the food pyramid and eating clean (at least 90% of the time). I like to watch my sodium and carbohydrate intake as I have some negative reactions to excessive amounts.

Personal Information:
I am in research and development and an animal nutritionist specializing in equine.

Married to the man of my dreams!

Looking forward to rockin' it on the houseboat this summer!

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2010 Races:
Valentines Day 5K: 0:34:25
Cinco de Mayo 4M: 0:40:26
Couch Potato 5K: N/A
3 Rivers 12K: 1:19:23
Cops4Kids 5K: 29:48
DirtyGirl 10K Train Run: 35:36
Bullfrog 5K: 28:54
Friendship 5K: 29:11

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GRAPEIDEA
7/25/2011 2:25:06 PM

Just wanted to say hey. I've been rather MIA lately myself, but checking in here and there. Trying to get back to consistency (bought my wedding dress recently and need to stay motivated to look awesome in it!). Hope your training is going well. Talk to you soon!



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GPENSRAE
6/21/2011 8:44:28 AM

Hi! Just wanted to stop in and say hello and see how things are going?



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GRAPEIDEA
6/2/2011 1:26:12 PM

I hope the "really down" day has kicked the bucket! Have a great day TODAY!



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LAURAKINS
5/4/2011 10:11:18 PM

Thanks for your comment on my blog! You are right. . .the Pig is a tough course! I wish I could re-run it with dry feet. . . the rain really messed with me! You should definitely run it!



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GRAPEIDEA
5/4/2011 1:19:16 PM

Hey, thank you! Yes, I did! The news is...officially ENGAGED! YAY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :)



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