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Midlife Bucket List – Marathon

I’ve decided that for my 40th birthday I want to run a full marathon.  Full.  As in 26.2 miles.  It’s crazy, I know.  Only a handful of my friends will say, “Yes, I know how you feel!”  The rest will … Continue reading

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Sweet Motivation

“You get a cupcake at every mile!” I said. That may be an exaggeration, I know you get one at the first mile, I have no idea if it happens again after that. Continue reading

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Start. Fail. Shame. Rinse and Repeat.

A while ago I wrote about how I would be Running from Depression.  More than one person told me that I inspired them to start/restart/increase their own running.  And for a split-second I feel really good about that – if … Continue reading

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Silencing MOWC

I know I’m not alone when I admit that I am My Own Worst Critic. I’ve heard before that to keep your inner voice positive you should pretend you’re talking to a child (presuming you wouldn’t say to a child … Continue reading

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Dear Morning Julia

Dear Morning Julia, Here’s the deal. Daytime Julia has work and Evening Julia has every activity known to humankind. We know you’re busy with getting everybody up and off for the day, but we still think you’re the best option … Continue reading

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Running From Depression

When I put my headphones on and start moving my feet, I get into a zone that is just for me. For 40 minutes, I’m not a mom, or a wife, or an employee, or even a friend. I am just me. Continue reading

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