Category Archives: recovery

Step by Step Smoothies – Making Yours Healthy AND Delicious

  I’m sorry, I disappeared again! I do love blogging and sharing my journey but I suppose we all have certain good habits we try struggle to maintain. Obviously, this is one of mine. The beginning of the new year … Continue reading

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Blueberry Maple Breakfast Quinoa

  I am one lucky girl. Two weeks ago I started training for my next marathon. This will be my first marathon since Chicago in October 2009. I am pumped! But how does that make me so lucky? Because when … Continue reading

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Gluten-free soup to fuel up your workouts

For all of us who consider ourselves long distance runners, one of the staples of pretty much every weekend is the quintessential long run. As the spring racing season edges nearer and the long runs get longer, nutrition increasingly plays … Continue reading

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Green smoothies and chia seeds….BAM!

Sometimes I wonder if it’s psychological but I swear, whenever I start my day with a green smoothie I know it’s going to be a kick ass day. Most often I have one after a morning workout but sometimes I … Continue reading

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Annie’s Chickpea Salad – the perfect recovery meal

Have you ever had one of those days when everything is clicking and you just get swept up in the moment? Yesterday was one of those days when I actually didn’t mind winter so much. It was like we’d been … Continue reading

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