47 responses

  1. Allie (Live Laugh Eat)
    October 8, 2010

    Looks like you got some epic fuel in today…har har.

    Seriously though, I am regretting not going to Epic Burger during HLS!

    AHHH I’m getting so excited for you girls!
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  2. Mara @ What’s For Dinner?
    October 8, 2010

    Next time do Uno’s πŸ™‚ It’s my very favorite!!! I’m bummed it won’t work out for me to meet up with you all tomorrow, but have some FrΓΌz for me!
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  3. Lily @ Lily’s Health Pad
    October 8, 2010

    Reading this post is giving me race fever! That expo looks marvelous! Good luck tomorrow.

  4. Chelsea @ Strawberry Sweat
    October 9, 2010

    I’m not even there, and I’m excited for you all! I can’t wait to hear the recaps!!

    And of course, I love the shirts! I am definitely making one when I run a marathon.
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  5. Kate@andwhenshesays
    October 9, 2010

    Welcome back, lady! That expo looks incredible! Can’t wait to hear about how you spend your weekend…you know…when you’re not running 26 miles. πŸ˜‰
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  6. Katrina
    October 9, 2010

    I’ve never been to a big race with an expo like that. The closest I’ve got is Birmingham and then maybe Atlanta. It looks like you’re having a BLAST and I so look forward to hearing about the race. πŸ™‚
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  7. Maddie (the person)
    October 9, 2010

    I’m such a nerd. I’m getting so pumped for you to run this race!! I, too, am getting race fever!! Take it all in! So jealous of your loot! Good luck, lady!!!
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  8. Marina
    October 9, 2010

    Looks like a huge even!
    I’ll have my fingers crossed for you!
    Good luck!
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  9. ida
    October 9, 2010

    Wow, what an expo! Good luck this weekend.

  10. maria @ Chasing the Now
    October 9, 2010

    Good luck! Sending positive vibes all of your girls’ ways!
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  11. Freya
    October 9, 2010

    Oohh that looks amazing!!!
    1) GOOD LUCK!
    2) You’ve just made me super excited (and very, very nervous) for my marathon in 3 weeks!!!
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  12. Tabitha (From Single to Married)
    October 9, 2010

    You’re right – that expo looks amazing! Your post reminded me of how much I love Chicago. And good for you for making it on the L. I did the same thing when I first visited – made my way to the airport all by my lonesome by using the train. It was so easy! Of course it helps that I’m used to the Metro here in DC. πŸ™‚
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  13. Dori
    October 9, 2010

    Why is your t-shirt a different color than everyone else’s?

    I love the long sleeve shirt you bought! So cute! I went to Chicago once and did not even think to have deep dish pizza, how dumb am I?! Anyway, the expo looks like so much fun! Although I could do without the the Bank of America branding, since you know, I just QUIT MY JOB THERE! πŸ™‚

    GOOD LUCK tomorrow!! So excited for you, I’m tracking you and I will be thinking about you all day!
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  14. alison
    October 9, 2010

    What a fun day! That swag bag is incredible!
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  15. Lee
    October 9, 2010

    I’m excited for you guys! Good luck tomorrow.
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  16. Jen
    October 9, 2010

    I am so excited for you 10-10-10ers! Is it sad I want to do the Chicago marathon next year just because the expo looks so amazing? πŸ˜‰
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  17. Gabriela @ Une Vie Saine
    October 9, 2010

    Just the expo looks amazing- I can only imagine how fun the race will be!! Enjoy Chi-town!!
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  18. Heather @ Side of Sneakers
    October 9, 2010

    That looks like an amazing expo. Ah I love Chicago! Have fun & kick butt!!
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  19. Jean@RoastedRootsandPumpkinSpice
    October 9, 2010

    How fun! Your post makes me want to go visit Chicago so much. I really want to try out that burger place.

  20. Callie @ Callieflower Kitchen
    October 9, 2010

    The expo sounds awesome, and you’re gonna rock your 10-10-10 marathon!

    I went to Lou Malnati’s during the HLS, and while their pizza was good I have to say that I wasn’t super impressed with it either. I thought it would be a lot gooier πŸ˜‰ I really wish I had the chance to try Epic Burger now!
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  21. Alison (Ali on the Run)
    October 9, 2010

    Ahhhh this is so exciting! Looking at all the photos got me super pumped for you guys. And it’s definitely making me want to do a marathon myself… A motivating blog as always. Thanks!
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  22. Shannon @ Freshman Yr of Life
    October 9, 2010

    All that fun is making me want to run a marathon! Looks like a killer time. Oh and you ladies have an awesome race:)

  23. Tina
    October 9, 2010

    You guys seem to be having SO much fun! Can’t wait to hear about everything else. Good luck tomorrow! πŸ™‚
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  24. Amanda Davis
    October 9, 2010

    Good Luck with the Race.

    P.S. I agree, gino’s east is better then lou malnatis
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  25. christina cadden
    October 9, 2010

    Good luck on your race!

  26. Whitney
    October 9, 2010

    it looks like you guys are having an amazing time.

    That burger loooks delicious! Perfect for pre-race fuel. Reading your post gets me excited about racing again. I am praying I get to experience everything you guys are.

    GOOOD LUCK
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  27. Claire
    October 9, 2010

    What a great expo, I wouldn’t expect anything less of Chi! I am so excited for your race. Enjoy the day!
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  28. sue
    October 9, 2010

    Being a native Chicagoan, I do not like Gino’s . You have to acquire a taste for the corn bread crust. There are much better locally owned pizza places in the city. Have fun in the city, iy’s a great place to be.

  29. Matt
    October 9, 2010

    I remember the expo was BLAST last year. What runners did they have? I remember meeting Dean Karnazes!
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  30. Jamie @ Food in Real Life
    October 9, 2010

    This looks so awesome. It’s getting me pumped for the Philly half that I’m running.

    Oh and that Twitter feed at Epic burger is GENIUS!!
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  31. Jordan
    October 9, 2010

    Good luck to all of you! The only thing cool I’m doing on 10-10-10 is a special pin trading event here at Epcot! πŸ™‚
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  32. Lindsey @ SoundEats
    October 9, 2010

    aw, love that lulu was there with a photobooth! how fun!!
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  33. Krista
    October 9, 2010

    That expo looks awesome! And you should definitely consider the LR marathon! It was my first marathon and was a pretty good course, but nothing can beat the “largest finishers medal” in the nation! Good luck this weekend!!! πŸ™‚

  34. Lauren
    October 9, 2010

    WOW! So cool!!! Don’t you just LOVE the pre race hype!?!?! Seriously gets you so pumped for race day.

    OKAY GIRL, ROCK THIS THING!!!!!!!
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  35. Kjirsten- Balanced Healthy Life
    October 9, 2010

    The expo looks like so much fun! Good luck with the race, your shirts were awesome!

  36. Michelle (The Runner’s Plate)
    October 9, 2010

    This really makes me want to run another marathon!
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  37. Cate
    October 9, 2010

    Wow, wow, wow! That sounds like an AMAZING expo and you got tons of great stuff. The race shirts are definitely awesome too! So exciting! Enjoy your time in Chicago! πŸ™‚
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  38. Courtney
    October 9, 2010

    Sounds like you had a great time!! And YES, gino’s is the best!! πŸ˜€
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  39. Lindsey @ Gingerbread Bagels
    October 9, 2010

    Wow, that expo looks incredible! You’re going to do such a fantastic job on the marathon! Good luck Meghann πŸ™‚
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  40. Sana
    October 9, 2010

    That expo looks so awesome!!! It’s fun going back to Chicago because you can hit up all the places that you missed during all the HLS crazyness!
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  41. Lee
    October 9, 2010

    Other favorite foods I always eat when I am in Chicago are:
    Italian beef sandwich at Portilo’s and don’t miss a Chicago dog with the works, (though you can get those in Orlando)
    You can get either at Midway on your way out of town. Good luck in the race and whatever you do don’t bust

  42. Heather
    October 9, 2010

    FUN! I am tracking you! Love the pic you and kelly took together! Have a BLAST!
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  43. Andrea of Care to Eat
    October 9, 2010

    This post is awful! First I wanted a hamburger and now I want deep dish pizza. πŸ™‚ Good luck at the marathon tomorrow! I see Boston in your future…
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  44. Jessica@tastyandtrim
    October 9, 2010

    You are literally feet away from my apartment! I still need to try Epic Burger though- it always smells SO amazing! Good luck tomorrow- you will do great πŸ™‚

  45. Sally Kate
    October 9, 2010

    GOOD LUCK!!!!!!!!!!! I ran in the Rock N Roll Half in August in Chicago and that expo looks familiar πŸ˜‰ (i also spent 3 hours there- which is a bit embarassing, considering it was probably half as big as yours was today) I cant wait to hear how you do!! I run my first marathon a month from 3 days ago (nov 6th) and tomorrow is my last lloooong run day (i have another half marathon next weekend) so I love looking at your pictures of the expo- gets me so excited!!!

  46. Susan
    October 9, 2010

    I try not to wish good luck to people who I know don’t need it πŸ˜‰ So I’m just popping by to say HAVE FUN tomorrow!!!

  47. Pam
    October 9, 2010

    Good luck!!!

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