Monthly Archives: November 2012

Breaking up with my warm bed

I have lost all motivation to get out of bed and run. I thought signing up for a 20K in February would be the perfect solution.  I’d have no choice but to train since that is over 12 freaking miles … Continue reading

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Turkey baby!

I’m sure by now you guys have figured out that Mandy and I are bff irl (oh yeah, acronyms make this drivel totally readable).  Anyways, our (newish) yearly Thanksgiving tradition is Mandy cooks her butt off and then we come … Continue reading

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Let us never discuss this again

Sometimes one must just admit that antibiotics are a necessity. I folded like a house of cards when I realized I’d lost 6 pounds in 5 days and I just wasn’t getting better.  Normally for a sinus infection I’d wait … Continue reading

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A birthday ode to Nyquil

The most important lesson I learned on this, the first day of my 28th year of life, is that my neighborhood grocery store sells The Oatmeal birthday cards. I think I’ll be sending birthday cards a lot more consistently now. … Continue reading

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The Buckeye Classic 10K 2012 Race Report

Date: November 11, 2012 Location: Lewis Center, OH Distance: 6.2 miles Time: 1:36:16 Gimmick: Very hilly trail run for Ohio State Buckeye fans.  A lot of the runners wear OSU gear and colors. This race really should have been a … Continue reading

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The Runaway Bunny cures all

It’s one of those weeks. Saturday Delilah snapped at my husband for no apparent reason.  By Sunday we figured out that she was snapping anytime one of us touched her tail.  Somehow my idiot dog broke her tail.  We still … Continue reading

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The end is in sight and a training update

Election Day can’t come soon enough. For anyone who has missed my copious whining, we live in Ohio.  For some reason, Ohio is THE swing state this election (can someone explain that to me?  Florida has more electoral votes).  Yesterday … Continue reading

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