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11.07.2015

TCS NYC Marathon Recap

TCS NYC Marathon Recap! I have such mixed emotions about this race report. I missed my goal by almost 30 minutes, but loved NYC! Here’s a look at how my day unfolded… Let’s start with flat Jennifer! (Armpocket, Garmin 620, Swiftwick socks, FuelBelt Bib Holder, Asics Cumulus 17) I scheduled room service to arrive when…

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11.06.2015

NYC Recovery Week

First things first (I’m the realest)….my NYC Marathon Recap will be posted Monday morning.  Thanks for your patience!!!  During my race, I landed funny and hyperextended my knee.  So…here’s a look at my post-race recovery week: Wednesday:  Not running = sass! I went to the gym and did a little cross training for sanity’s sake….

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11.05.2015

The Friday Five

Happy Friday Five!! 1.  A few weeks ago, I wrote about the Saucony Swift shirt and then I learned they also make a Saucony Swift Headband!  I bought one immediately!  I just love this super soft material and the colors! 2.  Taper time meant reading time.  I just finished Big Magic from Elizabeth Gilbert and it’s full…

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11.04.2015

Sweet potato and Quinoa Chili

Start by heating the oil in a large pot over medium high heat.  Add the sweet potato and onion and cook for 5 minutes until the onion softens. Add the garlic, chili powder, cumin, and salt.  Stir to combine. Add the stock, tomatoes, black beans, and quinoa.  Bring the mixture to a boil. Cover the…

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11.03.2015

Home Again, Home Again

NY, I heart you! I totally forgot to share this awesomeness in my previous post….I had my first crack pie from Milk Bar and oh my gosh!  Y’all I inhaled it on the sidewalk just outside the bakery door!  It’s like chess pie but WAY better. For our last night in NYC, my request was…

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11.02.2015

Before & After the NYC Marathon

My full race recap is coming soon!  I’m just waiting on my race photos. In the meantime, here’s a look at the day before and after the race! Friday night I got to attend a Runner’s World party with the Asics Blog Team! Where I shamelessly took another selfie with Bart Yasso…. And got to…

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