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Kristen R: Training Week 12 – The Speed Demon

Let me be clear: I am not the speed demon. If you’ve been following along, you know well and good that I am not the speediest of runners. But my 7-year-old? The girl is fast. So fast, in fact, that … Continue reading

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Kristen R: Training – Week 2

Despite having another bout of strep throat, I stuck to my training plan fairly well this week. Tuesday, the day I was diagnosed, was supposed to be a 5-mile tempo run. Needless to say, that did not happen. It became … Continue reading

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Kristen R: Return of the Strep

Oh, yes, my friends, the strep is back. I don’t know why it’s plaguing me, but I woke up yesterday morning and I just knew I had it — again. The achey neck, the swollen throat, the tender lymph nodes, … Continue reading

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Kristen R: Back from the Dead

I cannot tell you how it good it feels to have some life┬áback in me after last week’s illness. Thursday and Friday were rough, but I’ve perked up a little every day since. Frankly, I cannot remember feeling that run … Continue reading

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Kristen R: Down and Out – My Day with Doctors

Yesterday was not my best day. I woke up feeling bad, but chalked it up to my persistent lower back pain — again. It’s a really sharp pain that painfully grabs me with most movements. Frankly, it’s nagged me long … Continue reading

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Claire: The Ides of June

My productivity right now is very close to the zero point. After days of feeling under the weather, I took a turn for the worse late Sunday afternoon when my neck, which had been achy all week, started hurting so … Continue reading

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