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Week-long celebration + two runs in one day + other randomness

Hey there! This was quite the week with lots of random tidbits to share. I’ll try and keep some method to my madness so here we go ๐Ÿ™‚ First wedding party My very dear friend from childhood, Shaolin, is getting married in November, and this week she asked me to be a bridesmaid! โค I… Continue reading Week-long celebration + two runs in one day + other randomness

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Week on the road + thoughts before the SF half + week 5 of training

Back from Wisconsin! Thank god…being on the road for work this week really did a number on me. I’m usually good at adjusting to time zones and avoiding jet-lag, but it’s those 2-3 time zone differences that really get me – i.e waking up at 6am every morning felt like 4am to my body…eek! Wisconsin… Continue reading Week on the road + thoughts before the SF half + week 5 of training

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Must try tapas + first Marina night + me day + weeks 3 & 4 of half training

Blogging from the lovely Fairfield Inn in the great town of Appleton, Wisconsin. When work sends you in the middle of nowhere…you write your feelings out on a blog ๐Ÿ˜› Kidding of course…it’s actually refreshing getting out of the office and seeing Wisconsin in the summer time; last time I was here was in the… Continue reading Must try tapas + first Marina night + me day + weeks 3 & 4 of half training

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Yoga day + girls night & apartment christening + pride in SF + week 2 of half training

I have some very happy news…I passed my Spring actuarial exam!!! This blog is well-aware of how much time and energy went into this past exam, and so I was extremely ecstatic to get this one under my belt. And so, last week started off on a very high note ๐Ÿ™‚ International Yoga Day Wednesday… Continue reading Yoga day + girls night & apartment christening + pride in SF + week 2 of half training

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Happy father’s day + half marathon training week 1

This will be the shortest training cycle I’ve ever done. I’ll only have 6 weeks to recap on, but I have a decent base of ~15-20 miles a week, and think it is just enough time to get into half marathon shape. Super excited for the next 6 weeks!!! SF Half Marathon training week 1ย … Continue reading Happy father’s day + half marathon training week 1

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Weekly tangents: favorite run ever + off the grid + welcome to the family

This week flew by for me! Lots of random thoughts and occurrences to recap on from this past week – I’ll try and keep this somewhat organized ๐Ÿ™‚ Presidio Trail run – Batteries of the Bluff + Bay Area Ridge Trail Tuesday was hands down my favorite run I’ve ever done. I was in the… Continue reading Weekly tangents: favorite run ever + off the grid + welcome to the family