Monthly Archives: June 2014


I’m joining the Always #LikeAGirl movement after being introduced by a fellow blogger, EliHawkins. Always did a social experiment on the perception of #LikeAGirl. Before I viewed this video, I would see the “Like A Girl” slogan used for fighting … Continue reading

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How far is a Marathon?

As runners we all have been asked the question: “How many miles is your next marathon?” The word marathon is sometimes substituted for different race distances, even a 5K. The folks at Rock and Roll Marathon issued this infographic that … Continue reading

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Barnyard Dash 10K in a Dress

2 races in 1 week. What a way to start off my RnR St.Louis Marathon training! The more I get into running, the more races I find out about.  Today’s race is the Pacers & Racers Crusade Barnyard Dash. Proceeds … Continue reading

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IHR Pizza Pig Out 5K

Thank God for WordPress and all the wonderful blogs I follow! A couple days ago, I read about a 5K hosted by the Iroquois Hill Runners.  The uniqueness of the race is the all you can eat pizza at the … Continue reading

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When Someone Is Willing To Help

Marathon #2 has been selected. Can I get a drumroll please? Kelsie Lou is Rockin’ the Lou this fall at the St.Louis Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon. Thanks to my friend Karen, I have a new training group.  She invited me … Continue reading

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