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Chocoholic Frolic 10k

The Chocoholic Frolic 5k/10k was held at Harriet Island in St. Paul on Saturday, November 3rd. This race is popular because of the chocolate treats given both at the water stop, and at the finish. Plus, they offer a finisher … Continue reading

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At the Sock hop – Anoka Gray Ghost 5k

Halloween is almost upon us, and that means that the weekend was full of Halloween-themed races. I chose to run one of my favorites, the Anoka Gray Ghost 5k, in the Halloween Capital of the World. For the second year … Continue reading

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2018 Goals Update

It’s been a crazy, busy summer and time just slipped away! In checking in with my 2018 goals, here’s where they stand as of today: Run 350 miles – I’m at 218 miles, so this is still in reach, just need … Continue reading

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Growing Green Trail Races

On Saturday, I ran the Growing Green Half-of-a-Half Marathon at Treasured Haven Farm in Rush City, MN. They also offered a half marathon option on Saturday. On Sunday, they offered 3, 6, and 12 hour challenges. Friends of mine ran … Continue reading

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We Will Remember

Today, we remember those who gave the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom. This morning, I joined my husband and friends at a Wear Blue: Run to Remember event. We ran 3.1 miles in honor of Minnesota’s fallen soldiers. Upon arrival, each … Continue reading

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Birdtown Half Marathon

The Birdtown Half Marathon was held on Saturday, May 19th. Along with the half marathon, they offer 8k and 4k distances, and a Little Birdie Fun Run for kids. Saturday morning started overcast and cool, with the temperature around 57*F … Continue reading

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The Willow 10 Mile

On Saturday, May 5th, I ran The Willow 10 Mile trail race at Willow River State Park in Hudson, WI. This year was the inaugural year. Along with the 10 mile distance, a 20 mile option was also offered; the … Continue reading

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