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National Running Day 2012 / 100th Post!

Happy National Running Day! :)

I ran 3.1 miles tonight and logged my miles to receive my official badge! :)

I almost didn't get to run, because it started storming this evening. It stopped later this evening, so after I put my Sophie to bed, I decided to head out in the dark! It was nice! There was a decent breeze and it was nice not having the sun beat down on me!

This was my last run before the Calder Twilight 5K on Friday! Tomorrow I am going to take it easy and maybe go out for a walk tomorrow evening! I'm excited about the race! I really hope to PR and I'm worried I will be very disappointed if I don't! This may be my only chance for a long time to race without my daughter in the jogging stroller! I really want to make it count!

The next time I will be racing without my daughter will be...
March 24, 2013!

I took full advantage of the $20 off today and signed up for the Rock and Roll Dallas Half!!
If you recall...I signed up for the 2011 Race on 10-10-10, only to find out I was pregnant on 10-17-10! I ended up being 7 months pregnant when race time came around and did not run! I'm hoping nothing will keep me from this one though! :) I don't plan on starting training for this until the fall though...I'm hoping it will be a bit cooler then! :)

This blog post happens to be my 100th post! It only took almost 2 years, but I finally made it to 100! Yay! :) Now lets see how long it will take for me to make it to 200! haha :)

How many miles were you able to log today? :)


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