Monthly Archives: October 2011

The Rest of Chicago

Chicago wasn’t just about marathoning.  Since neither one of had ever made it to the windy city, we wanted to make a vacation out of it. After walking back to the hotel from Grant Park after the run, it was … Continue reading

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The ReCap

Better late than never?  Here’s hoping I can remember all there is to say about the Chicago 26.2 (it’s been nearly 2 weeks)! So Sunday morning I woke up way too early, probably around 5:15, showered, and ran downstairs to … Continue reading

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Woo!  It’s been a week since I’ve run, and only a few days since returning from our first trip to Chi-Town.  I haven’t been in an airport or hotel since Wednesday, which is a relief in itself (traveling on back-to-back … Continue reading

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here goes nothing

So way back when, a few friends mentioned they were going to sign up for the Chicago Marathon.  “Yeah yeah, that’s cool,” I said, “but I don’t know….that’s a big committment”  (somehow signing up for the Marine Corp Marathon 2 … Continue reading

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The Whirlwind Weekend

What a wonderful weekend we just had!  Alex & Jenna were getting married in Pennsylvania, and what better excuse to travel than that? We left early early on Thursday morning.  6:00am flights are probably only a good idea if you … Continue reading

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