Category Archives: Family

Getting Back At It

Hello! No I have not fallen off the face of the universe, but yes I have been giving the blog a break for a bit of time.  I’d like to say that it was because I’ve been busy or I … Continue reading

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2014 – A Quick Review

Well friends, it looks as though the book is closed on 2014.  And what a year it has been.  I have had some really high moments over the course of the past year.  I finished my first Ironman and all. … Continue reading

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{Two Things Tuesday} The Final Countdown

Well…. It’s here.  Race day is just five short days away… So let’s do two quick notes in our final count down. 1) Find Family  – I am so very blessed with all of my triathlon family and my family family. … Continue reading

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Gardening & Picking Up {Veggies}

This year, in addition to Ironman training and juggling the life/work balance, I decided that I was ready to add to the complications.  So, we built a garden! I decided that this year we would start relatively small.  There are … 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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Letting the “Stuff” {Go}

While skiing, skating and hiking around in the cold in Lake Placid last weekend, I had some to time reflect internally on some of the intricacies of life and what they mean to me.  As we were doing all of … Continue reading

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