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Distance Running Advice, Please! :o)
Wednesday, July 21, 2010      4 comments

Hi!! I have a question for all of those "seasoned" runners out there. I'm starting to add more miles to my runs. I started at 1 mile last September and now I'm up to between 6 and 7 miles. I'm also in the process of training for a half marat... Read more
I'm back in the game, baby!!!
Sunday, April 11, 2010      2 comments

I've had a month of eating really poorly and not working out. It has made me feel really lethargic! I had a few medical issues to attend to, so I suppose it's not all my fault that I haven't worked out. But there is NO excuse for the fat and ... Read more
Wet Feet, Night Running, and My First
Friday, January 15, 2010      3 comments

So it's been getting warmer in Michigan and the snow has been melting into slushy junk. I went out for a jog yesterday with the intention of doing 3.5 miles. After 2.5 miles of having to jog around the slush and water puddles, I stopped runnin... Read more
Outdoor Running Advice??
Wednesday, January 06, 2010      3 comments

I am looking for some advice on outdoor running. I live in Michigan where it's been around 25 degrees during the day with a little wind. I don't have a gym membership or a treadmill, so the only chance I get to run is outdoors. What do you al... Read more
Looking Backward and Forward
Wednesday, December 30, 2009      3 comments

Hi, fellow Sparkers!! This is my first official blog. I've never typed one because, quite frankly, I'm not sure who would want to read it. But I wanted to put figurative pen to paper in thinking about what has happened since September, when I... Read more