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Miscellany Monday

1. I am so sore. 10 miles hurts...at least, it hurts me! I wasn't fast...but I finished and I remember thinking there was no way I'd ever be doing that kind of mileage. We are setting our sights on this next year. I'm glad I have over a year to prepare...and train better. 




2. Pretty sure I'm ready for the warmer weather only because I hope it means no more sickness.....at least more than a month break. Two out of the three boys have yucky noses now, and the third will be joining them soon I'm sure. I'm not a fan of the hot weather...I enjoy 60-70 degrees with some 80 degree days and so Fall and Spring are my favorites.




3. Do you remember this story? Well, she is going to be my final guest post in the coming week or two and I'm excited for you to hear about where her journey has taken her since I wrote last!




4. That is all I have today. Very exciting. I will be finishing my thoughts on Part 2 of How to Breastfeed Twins this week (here is Part 1)

Christian

Jack snapping away :)
linking up with Carissa

Comments

  1. You should be extremely proud of yourself for finishing 10 miles, I can barely walk 1, haha! So far, yucky weather and all, my little guy has been feeling great.. me on the other hand not so much.

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  2. 10 Miles! WOW!
    I'm ready for some warmer weather too!
    Happy Monday to you! :)

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  3. Congrats on 10 miles again! So proud of you friend! Love the pictures!!

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  4. I am exceedingly impressed with this article. Looking looking for tomorrow’s posts.

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  5. such lovely pictures! congrats on the 10K. and woot for your next year's goal! i am debating a full marathon this dec. before the half, i said i'd be fine stopping there. but then, it just kinda gets addicting!

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  6. 10 miles is incredible! My husband and I started the C25K program a few weeks ago and I have a hard time imagining running 30 minutes straight! People like you are my inspiration.

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