Healthy, Fit and Be*YOU*tiful

Shamrock Half Marathon

I have a problem. I love signing up for half marathons and I hate training for them. It’s not that I actually hate the training, it’s just that I’m not always motivated to go out and run by myself, especially when it’s cold outside. Since my last half marathon in December I haven’t done too much running. I had been…

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Kiawah Island Half Marathon

  Over a year ago, I came across an article that listed the top marathon courses in the US. I knew I wanted to run another marathon but I didn’t know when or which one it would be. One of the courses on the list was the Kiawah Island Marathon. My parents actually had their honeymoon in Kiawah Island so…

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I Hate Dieting

Growing up, I was pretty athletic and I guess I had a good metabolism because I never had to worry about my weight. I never gained the Freshman 15, but I did add a few pounds during college. But I was never really concerned because I still looked and felt pretty good. I’ve always felt so sad for women that…

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Crawlin Crab Half Marathon

This weekend I had the chance to run the Crawlin’ Crab Half Marathon in Hampton, VA. I can’t believe it was the 6th half marathon that I’ve completed! I love running half marathons because they’re challenging but doable. I’m a bit of a race snob and choose races based on their entertainment value, the SWAG, and the size of the race. I won’t…

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