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Back in May, I challenged myself (and others!) to write it down and recognize the value in keeping a Weekly Health Calendar. My goal was to track the food I ate, the hours of sleep I got and the duration/type of exercise I carried out. The motivation was FEELING GOOD – by an increased awareness of...
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Disclaimer: I do like TV. Though I’ve never been much of a reality TV gal, I do laugh alongside Felicity Huffman and gang while watching Desperate Housewives. There are shows I enjoy on the Food Network. And I will dearly miss the Oprah Show, especially during those 4:00 treadmill workouts. My biggest weakness, however, is...
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Are you happy to hear the alarm ring in the morning? Do you jump out of the bed anxious for the day to begin? Walk around the house with a bounce to your step, even before that cup of coffee? Me neither. I am not an early riser by nature, despite the fact I’m not...
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Yesterday, I dedicated a post to a question I often receive: HOW DO YOU GRIND OUT THE LONG TRAINING RUNS? My time-tested tricks include varying the routine, seeking sunshine, changing tunes and ignoring the pain (among other things). Working backwards today, however, I believe that mindful preparation goes a long way to painlessly enduring a...
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