37 responses

  1. melissa (fitnessnyc)
    October 11, 2010

    happy recovery! hope you have a massage scheduled πŸ™‚
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  2. Dori
    October 11, 2010

    Mmmmm french toast. Sounds like a great day!
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  3. Stefanie @thenewhealthy
    October 11, 2010

    Congratulations on finishing the marathon! What an amazing accomplishment! πŸ™‚ I hope to do that someday! Personally, I love Panera. It’s fast food, but there are a lot of healthy options!
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  4. Liz @ LBBakes
    October 11, 2010

    I can’t wait for day after marathon activities in a few weeks – looks so relaxing, and well earned! πŸ™‚
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  5. Alyssa
    October 11, 2010

    Use rubbing alcohol to take the tattoo off, it works pretty well πŸ™‚

    Congrats on the marathon again!!!

  6. Megan @ a very meg gril
    October 11, 2010

    Great job Meghann!! I have that shirt from the Loft and I am a huge fan! It always looks good!!
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  7. Tina @ Faith Fitness Fun
    October 11, 2010

    Either way I bet a massage felt heavenly. And I know I could use some tips on accessorizing. That’s my big downfall with fashion. I seriously own NO fun jewelry.
    Tina @ Faith Fitness Fun recently posted..fun at the fair &amp eating hypocrisy

  8. Erin (Travel, Eat, Repeat)
    October 11, 2010

    Looks like the perfect relaxing day! I’m always recruiting friends to help me shop. Sometimes it’s totally necessary.
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  9. Exercise and Eat
    October 11, 2010

    Ahh!!! I missed the vitatop bogo! Boo:(
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  10. Hope
    October 11, 2010

    “I’m pretty sure blue cheese makes everything better”…
    I could not agree more!

    I wish someone would come help me with clothes shopping, I’m hopeless at matching things and at present, I appear to have an entirely black wardrobe! Must.get.more.colour!
    Congrats again on the marathon!
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  11. Hillary [Nutrition Nut on the Run]
    October 11, 2010

    Am I understanding correctly? You poured the raw egg dip over your finished French toast? =/
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    • Meghann
      October 11, 2010

      haha nope! I cooked up the remaining egg and added that to the french toast.

  12. Becky
    October 11, 2010

    Oil also works to take off fake tattoos (I think baby oil is the best for it, but any should do)! LOVED reading all your race recaps, and got a little misty seeing your splits and knowing that you and Kelly finished together! I was thinking of all of you as I did my long run in Madison, WI (2.75 hours from Chicago) and hoping it was somehow cooler there for you! Congratulations on an incredible race and amazing experience!!! You are a ROCKSTAR!!!!!!

    • Alyssa
      October 12, 2010

      BABY OIL! That’s what I meant Meghann, not RUBBING ALCOHOL! Sorry πŸ™ I hope you didn’t try it!!!!

  13. Heather
    October 11, 2010

    so fun! I have no fashion sense whatsoever. I have big hips/butt and a small waist and am tall so everything is short on me. “regular” clothes just don’t fit!! looks like you found some cute stuff.
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  14. Chelsea @ Strawberry Sweat
    October 11, 2010

    Congrats again on your epic marathon finish! You must have had such a high today, knowing that you and Kelly were able to finish hand in hand and in a decent time despite the heat!

    All your meals today look delicious! I’m drooling just looking at the pictures πŸ™‚
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  15. Tabitha (From Single to Married)
    October 11, 2010

    Glad to see you had some yummy food after your big run – you deserve it!
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  16. Kjirsten- Balanced Healthy Life
    October 11, 2010

    I really like that pace tatoo, that’s so neat! Hopefully it comes off soon!
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  17. Shanna, like Banana
    October 11, 2010

    That sounds like a pretty amazing day and completely well deserved! good for you to refuel your body!

  18. Lauren George
    October 11, 2010

    Congratulations on finishing the Chicago Marathon!! That is an amazing acomplishment. I am so jealous of your date with J, and love the tops you baught!! Enjoy the rest of your recovery!
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  19. Claire
    October 11, 2010

    Glad you had a fun day after the marathon! Sounds like you had some yummy eats too!
    Claire recently posted..pumpkins and apples- oh my

  20. Bobbi
    October 12, 2010

    Oh how fun! I wan J to take me shopping πŸ™‚ I had a blast with you guys this weekend! Looks like we will be rooming again in just three weeks!!! YAY! I need to get back into the groove and get back to my healthy eats! I think that is what is throwing my tummy off.

  21. Smash @ Appreciate The Now
    October 12, 2010

    Not sure if you’re a tattoo person or not, but getting a real tattoo to commemorate the CM experience would be cool!

  22. Marina
    October 12, 2010

    Shopping after a marathon and a massage sound perfect.
    I like shopping with my mom, sometimes I just need an advice and to hear how something looks on me, really :))
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  23. ~Jessica~
    October 12, 2010

    Glad you’re not too sore: just shows that smart training pays off πŸ™‚

    Huge congrats on the marathon: it was really fun to follow you on Twitter the whole way!


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  24. Matt
    October 12, 2010

    Massages are essential the day after. Glad you enjoyed it πŸ™‚
    Matt recently posted..Challenging Myself

  25. Lauren
    October 12, 2010

    Sounds like the perfect recovery day. Shopping, message, pedi, good food, and ending it all with ice cream. Sounds fantastic and I’m glad you are doing well! πŸ˜‰
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  26. alexe @ soyaetchocolat.com
    October 12, 2010

    You’re so lucky! I wish I was living in Orlando so J could help me shop too! I’m so clueless when it comes to accessorize… And I HATE shopping alone! I last 15 minutes in the store and then I go back home, without buying anything. Well, I guess it’s better for my wallet.

    And you’re right, bread is definitely the best part of the meal. No competition…

  27. Heather @ Side of Sneakers
    October 12, 2010

    Ugh I could some serious fashion help- I’m jealous of your personal shopper πŸ˜‰
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  28. Ash Bear
    October 12, 2010

    Sounds like we both had massages that weren’t exactly what we wanted today. Oh well. πŸ™‚ My hamstring muscles need some serious digging action! Congrats on a wonderful day!
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  29. Kiran
    October 12, 2010

    Congrats on completing your marathon πŸ™‚

    J’s blog is so wonderful. Hope to meet her and get some fashion help as well πŸ˜‰
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  30. Lisa
    October 12, 2010

    What is the pace tattoo for?
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  31. MegaNerd
    October 12, 2010

    I’ve been dying to go out for wine!!!!!!!! Please let’s go! πŸ™‚
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  32. Clare @ Fitting It All In
    October 12, 2010

    I Love J’s website. Thanks for posting about shopping with her…I was curious about her new offer!

    Also, I LOVE panera (being an STL girl where the chain started). Interesting to see how the ingredients change down south. Up here the Orchard salad has chicken, pears, pecans, and dried cranberries. And an amazing cherry balsamic dressing that is probably laden with HFCS like the rest of theirs πŸ™
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  33. Emily
    October 12, 2010

    I definitely strained a muscle trying to scrub off a calf tat after a running relay last summer. Way to make the most of marathon recovery/rewards for a race well run!
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  34. Bess @ I Dream of Greenie
    October 12, 2010

    Weren’t you starving after your marathon or does it take an extra day for the raging appetite to kick in? I feel like I eat more than your day’s eats after a regular workout! Is that typical?
    Bess @ I Dream of Greenie recently posted..Finally Perfected The Frosting For My Double Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookie Cake!!

  35. BroccoliHut
    October 12, 2010

    Those baguettes are the whole reason I go to Panera!
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