Tag Archives: Gadgets

Five Things That Frustrate Runners

Today’s Friday Five theme is “favorites” but since today is tax day* I thought it might be more fitting to share five things that frustrate runners. *If you aren’t ready to file your taxes yet, this year you actually have … Continue reading

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Facing The Reality Of Needing Recovery

My spring race schedule doesn’t leave much time for rest and recovery. The Reston 10 Miler was exactly one month before the Cherry Blossom Ten Mile Run last weekend, and the George Washington Parkway Classic 10 miler is only two weeks … Continue reading

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Loving Lately — March Favorites

It’s been a while since I’ve shared things that I’ve been loving lately, so I’m joining this week’s Friday Five Link Up hosted at Eat Pray Run DC, Mar on the Run and You Signed Up for What?! and telling you about … Continue reading

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Garmin VivosmartHR Review

It’s been a month since I made that almost-impulse purchase at REI (the last stop of my post-blizzard shopping spree), and now I am ready to share my Garmin VivosmartHR review with you. Keep reading to find out what I … Continue reading

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Activity Tracker Comparisons — Garmin Vivosmart vs Jawbone UP

After I lost my Garmin Vivosmart a few weeks ago, I dug out my old Jawbone UP and started using that to remind me to MOVE during the work day. When my husband found my Vivosmart (yay!) I decided to … Continue reading

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