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About thegassfamilystation

Mom/Wife, CPA, runner, photo booth extraordinaire

One Year

This is my year in running medals. The addiction started last thanksgiving at the 2011 Turkey Trot. Since then I have completed two half marathons, a 15k, mud run, marathon relay, color run and the 2012 turkey trot. I love … Continue reading

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MB Marathon Training – weeks 4 & 5

So the last few weeks have been crazy and I completely forgot to summarize my training. I will keep this short.  Weeks 4 and 5 were strong, I ended up missing 1 run during week 4 and got all 4 … Continue reading

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MB Marathon training – week 3

I swore I would follow the plan, but life got in the way. I pushed my Thursday lunch run back until after work – mistake! The husband had to stay late at work for an emergency and by the time … Continue reading

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Post a day for November?

I can do that! Or at least try 😉 This one is a little light because today is crazy and will continue to be crazy. To challenge myself physically this month, in addition to training for my first marathon, I … Continue reading

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MB Marathon training – week 2

The runs I actually ran felt good and strong, unfortunately, I put off my Wednesday run thinking I would do it Friday pushing Lillian, but left the stroller in the husbands truck. I tried again Saturday but it is hard … Continue reading

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NC Half Marathon recap

NC Half Marathon – 3/25/2012 and I am addicted! When I jumped in bed the night before the race, I set up two goals: 1. Not walk 2. Most importantly, finish! I was lucky enough to be tweeting with a … Continue reading

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Weight Watchers – look how far I have come!

So this is what losing 50 lbs looks like on me: November 2010 on the left, and July 2012 on the right. The 2010 picture was taken in Florida. Once we got home from vacation and downloaded the pictures, I … Continue reading

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