Author Archives: Coco

Five Thoughts On Turning 50

Yesterday I celebrated my big 5-0! Actually, I continued the celebration since my husband managed to pull off a surprise party for me last weekend. So much for my post-race veg-out plans. 😉  Life has been pretty busy lately and … Continue reading

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2017 Wilson Bridge Half Marathon Recap

This weekend I ran my third half marathon of the year–the 2017 Wilson Bridge Half Marathon. While I still love 10 milers, I am getting used to the half marathon distance–just in time for the “off” season.  Even though I’ve … Continue reading

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Retreating And Running In Phoenix

Last week took me from a visit with my daughter in Colorado to my firm’s retreat in Phoenix. Between being out of my usual routine for almost two weeks, the drastic changes in the weather, and Arizona not following Day … Continue reading

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Ultimate Coffee Date Link Up — Birthday Edition

Welcome to the November Ultimate Coffee Date Link Up! Since both Deborah and I are celebrating birthdays later this month, I am dubbing this the Birthday Edition. That also gives us an excuse a good reason to have cake with our … Continue reading

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Oops! I Did Orange Theory Fitness Hell Week Again

I didn’t plan to participate in Hell Week at Orange Theory Fitness again this year, but then an unexpected trip to Boulder where it is too dark–and some days too cold–to run before work led me to the gates of … Continue reading

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