We bought a house!

July 24, 2014

Well, technically we haven’t bought it yet. Our offer was accepted last Saturday and we’re currently under contract. If all goes well, we should close at the end of August (fingers crossed). So how did we get there? Let’s back up a second. Derek and I have been actively looking for a new house since more »

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I’m alive!

July 22, 2014

Sorry about that, I didn’t mean to disappear on everyone like that. I was up north for work over the weekend and was so tired when I returned yesterday, the only thing I could think about was my bed. It was a long weekend and I’m happy be home. Maddie is happy, too. I promised more »

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Who inspires you to “Run Happy”? (Giveaway)

July 15, 2014

If I were to look up the definition of the term “Run Happy” in urban dictionary, I would probably find a photo of my sister, 9 months pregnant, fresh off a treadmill run, drenched in sweat, with the biggest smile on her face. I’ve never seen a pregnant woman more excited – or thankful! – more »

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Roar Means I Love You in Dinosaur

July 13, 2014

Almost as soon as my sister announced she was pregnant, we pulled out our Google calendars and picked a date for the future baby shower. At the time it was January, Kelly’s bump was barely a bump, and “July 12th” seemed like an eternity away. Where the last 6 months went – I have no more »

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Mini Running Break

July 9, 2014

I went for a run today. It wasn’t much – just a couple of miles – but it was my longest run in a week. It felt good to be out there again and I think Maddie was happy to have her morning running buddy back. Running and I had to take a break. It more »

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Summer Reading

July 6, 2014

Happy Sunday! I hope everyone had a great Fourth of July weekend! Poor Maddie, she had no idea what she was in for. The Fourth of July really is the worst holiday for dogs. She basically refused to move from under the bed all night. Our long weekend was a little on the boring side. more »

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