Monthly Archives: May 2014

Let’s Talk Fuel

Last week I promised that I would talk about fuel. So! Let’s do it.  Let’s talk about fuel for a minute, and no, I am not referring to the fuel that you put in your car.  But rather let’s chat … Continue reading

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Training {Weekend} Recap

(I don’t really consider myself an athlete but this sign says I am…) First Happy Memorial Day, one day late.  I hope you all took at least a few moments yesterday to remember those who have fallen while defending our … Continue reading

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{Window Wednesday} Finding the Right Fuel

1+1+1 = 3   = Yum!!! *I promise to share tomorrow.  But what works for you for your fuel?  Do tell!

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{Two Things Tuesday}

1) I had a super successful long ride and brick run on Sunday.  I only say this because oftentimes my fueling doesn’t work for me and by mid-ride I’m feeling lethargic, with heavy legs and limited energy to keep me … Continue reading

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Tips for Getting It All {Done}

Getting it all done (training for a full distance Ironman … 140.6 miles) is a challenge.  And it’s a challenge that I’ve talked about before.  But I feel like I need to explain more of the story and then I … Continue reading

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Radio Silence & Mother’s Day

There’s been a legit lack of blogging here at Chasing Down a Dream over the past several weeks and I apologize for that.  Training, kids, house work and work work are to blame for that.  Oh and that fact that … Continue reading

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Hard Work Requires {Support}

I’ve said it before and I will surely say it again, but training for an Ironman is no joke.  140.6 is a lot of miles and undertaking that event is a big deal.  But the bigger deal is the training … Continue reading

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