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Ellie, one of my favourite bloggers, passed on an award to me!!

Noblesse Oblige Award
The recipient of this award is recognized for the following: • The Blogger manifests exemplary attitude, respecting the nuances that pervade amongst different cultures and beliefs • Their Blog contents inspire; strives to encourage, and offers [...]

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Saturday
Alas, I do not have internet!! How is a girl to survive?? Probably a well needed time-out from the interweb for me. I’ve decided to blog anyways, save it, and post it when I return to civilization
Those of you who guessed today is my 6 month blogiversary were right!!! (I have [...]

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A quick update before I leave for cottage/beach country! I don’t know what the internet situation is going to be like tonight, so I wanted to touch base before I leave
Woke up exhausted as heck this morning and did a little yoga for upper thighs. They definitely needed it! Then I had a [...]

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TGIF!! I don’t understand how some of you work 9-5 Monday to Friday. It’s tuckering me out!! My shifts usually vary in time, but I’m doing a more normal schedule this week so I can go away this weekend. The anticipation probably isn’t helping either!
No early a.m. workout today, was saving my energy for a [...]

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Helloooo blogland! Two “recovery days” after the triathlon, I got good and sweaty again today. It was glorious!
I was awake at 6am to hit up the campus gym before work. Boy, am I going to be sad when my student ID expires in September! I’ll lose my free gym and pool access
As [...]

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Wanna see what I was up against on Sunday?

  

Dude in the last picture probably is going 50 km/hr. I laughed when I was uploading my pictures and found all these ones of people on bikes. Of course that’s what Chris would take pictures of Guy in the middle is actually the athletics director [...]

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First and foremost, thank you so much for all the congratulatory comments!!! I was on cloud nine yesterday, and continued floating today after seeing all your kind words In case you missed it, read my triathlon recap here. I’ve also done a lot of reflecting on aspects of the race, which I’ll get [...]

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I made it!!! I finished the triathlon!! There were a few tough moments, but I plowed through and lived to tell the tale! I ended up meeting all my “reasonable” goals, but none of my “dream” goals. I think I underestimated just how much the chaotic swim and hilly bike ride were going [...]

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This may be a long post. It’s been a long day full of work and getting ready for my triathlon tomorrow!
I was up at 4am, a half hour before my alarm went off. I was crazy thirsty from all the food I’d eaten at the barbecue. Plus, I think I was already getting anxious for [...]

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I forgot to mention in my previous posts that I was going to a barbecue tonight! I wanted to ask you guys what I should bring, but I ended deciding on a dessert I’ve been wanting to make forever. Keep reading to find out!! (C’mon, I work in broadcasting, I know how to [...]

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