Need a Fun Date Idea? Go Running!

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The following post is sponsored by Brooks Running. For our sponsored post policy, click here. My husband wasn't always my favorite running buddy. Several years ago, I was running a lot and my husband, Jared? Not unless it was up and down a basketball course. And even when I could convince …
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Accessories That’ll Make Winter Running Better (Promise!)

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Remember how I teased a few weeks ago about some of my new favorite winter running accessories from Brooks Running (who --- full disclosure --- we're a blog ambassador for!)? Well, here they are in all of their glory! And believe me, they make winter running so, so, SO much better. (Even if these …
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My Run Happy Resolutions for 2015 (With Giveaway!)

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The following post is sponsored by Brooks Running. For our sponsored post policy, click here. Last year, my Run Happy resolutions were all about me staying flexible, injury-free and getting faster. And, I'm happy to report that up until this summer, they mostly came true! I added mileage with …
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The One Thing I’m Thinking About More on My Runs These Days

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I've always known that safety was important when running. I mean, the horror stories of runners being hit by cars are pretty terrifying, and I've always been one to be aware of my surroundings. But now that when I go out for a run it's not just me --- there are two of us --- my awareness of my, er, …
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5 New Running Shoes That’ll Have You Wanting to Pound the Treadie or Pavement

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Looking for a new pair of kicks for your next run? Here are five new running shoes we're pretty smitten with for a variety of reasons. Some have more cushion, others are more minimalist, but they all rock our running world! 5 New Running Shoes You'll Love 1. SKORA Fit ($94.95). We've tried a …
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7 Gems of Running Wisdom From Elite Runners

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Marathon season is in full effect with the Chicago Marathon happening this weekend! (Any readers doing it or going out to cheer?!) Chicago is one of those iconic --- and flat and fast --- courses that so many runners love. Per our ambassadorship with Brooks Running, we recently got to sit in on a …
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Brooks Running Review: Heritage, PureGrit 3 and More

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Running any time of year rocks, but we especially love fall to get out, jog and feel the crunch of leaves beneath our running shoes! Per our relationship as a Brooks Running blog ambassador, each month we get to review a few of its pieces and share our totally objective opinion. This month we got …
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