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Milestones matter!

Sunday, September 11, 2011

Well, I did it.. I just signed up and paid to do a half marathon (13 miles). I can remember being winded when the bus driver wanted to talk to me and running down the driveway to see what she wanted. Then I remember going on walks with the kids and they always going to fast for me and having to take breaks. I then remember finally taking up running and being amazed at myself for doing an entire mile without stopping and emailing a friend of mine because I thought it was such a huge thing. Then I remember running to a little green house and feeling like it was the other side of the earth (it was really a mile and a half). Anyway.. it's all these small milestones that keep adding up that really make a difference in the long run. I just wanted to share this... so that when you come upon a "milestone" that you realize how important every single one of them is. How they can add up to you doing things you NEVER thought possible!
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  • KAYWEB555
    Thanks for Sharing this. It came on a Milestone day for me. As I work on setting goals and rewards for the Fall Season!

    Good Luck with your Run! You will do fantastic!
    3122 days ago
  • no profile photo CD534346
    emoticon Hooray for milestones...the next which will be completing that Half-marathon!!!! When & Where???? emoticon
    3127 days ago
  • YIWEN39
    Waouh, that's GREAT!!!!!
    Go for it, girl, go emoticon
    You'll be awesome emoticon
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    3127 days ago
  • APIRLRAIN888
    WOOOOOOOOOOOOHOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO
    OO that is sooooooooooo freaking awesome!!!!!! following soon, getting back into it. 6 miler is max right now!
    3127 days ago
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