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Crazy Monkey Virtual 5K Recap

In the past, I have blogged about my excitement for signing up for a virtual 5k. I have found that even though I am training for a more concrete goal—two half marathons within 4 weeks of each other—this virtual race was a great way for me to push myself during my shorter training runs. Signing

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Very Inspiring Blogger Award

One of the reasons why I have focused so much time on my blog is because I enjoy inspiring others, educating them and pushing them to strive for a healthy life. Living on my own, I learned quickly how bad fast food was for my body, gaining weight and always feeling sluggish. Over time, I

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#SweatPink Ambassador

Happy Friday to you all! I had such a productive week, and it feels good to end the week off on a positive note. I stuck with my half marathon training plan this week, but will work on adding strength training to my routine next week.  Workwise, I got a call for some freelancing opportunity,

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Can You Give A Dog Ice Cubes?

Taking your pet pooch out will leave their tails wagging, but a hot-weather walk or run during the summer months leaves their tongues wagging for some ice-cold water. After a blog post, “NO ICE WATER FOR DOGS…PLEASE READ ASAP,” has been in the media spotlight, many are wondering if it is safe to give dogs

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Summer Running & the Attack of the Mosquitoes

I have learned this week that things don’t always go according to plan. I also learned that this is okay and sometimes we just have to enjoy life. I was not able to run on Monday, and Tuesday I was out sick, so I was dying to finally get out of work yesterday and enjoy

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Running Towards Goals

I read on Twitter (follow me @newschixOxO or @nylifesupply) that it was exactly six months until Thanksgiving yesterday. Time really does fly. But it’s it ironic how six months ago and six months ahead can feel like an eternity and a blink of an eye? In my perspective, six months is enough time to achieve

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Weight-Loss Not a Success for Shape

A healthy-living blogger did not have the right kind of shape for the fitness magazine. Brooke Birmingham, 28, claims that Shape magazine tried to censor her bikini body “after” photo that triumphed her weight loss because of loose skin shown around her stomach. Birmingham began documenting her weight loss story in 2009, on her blog,

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Nominated Blogger

  I am so honored to be nominated for the Liebster Award again, this time by Be Present Yoga! This time was just like the last, I read the comment as if I had just been nominated for the biggest award in the blogosphere. I enjoy investigating and exploring new health and nutrition trends just as

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