Ask a Marathon Mommy: Yakety Yak Running Socks Review

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Marathon Mommy: Yakety Yak Running Socks Review The Marathon Mommy and the Madame Deals girls getting ready to run a 5K at BlogHer13 Disclosure: Gone for a Run provided the products for this review free-of-charge. They have not reviewed or approved this post and the opinions expressed here are 100% mine. I learned the importance [...]

Ask a Marathon Mommy: Sweaty Bands Review

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Marathon Mommy – Sweaty Bands Review The Marathon Mommy and the Madame Deals girls getting ready to run a 5K at BlogHer13 Disclosure: Sweaty Bands provided the products for this review free-of-charge. They have not reviewed or approved this post and the opinions expressed here are 100% mine. I live in Florida, where it’s hot [...]

Ask a Marathon Mommy: Choosing the Right Sports Bras

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 Choosing the Right Sports Bras If you follow us regularly on Facebook or Twitter, then you probably know by now that the Madame Deals gals are heading to Chicago for a blogging conference later this month. We will be very busy meeting with brands and other bloggers, attending classes and events, and seeing a bit [...]

Boston Strong

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Boston Strong Last Monday, like the rest of the country, I sat staring at my computer in horror, transfixed by the events unfolding before me in Boston. Explosions at the Boston Marathon. Who would do such a thing? Why the Boston Marathon? Why target the running community? My heart broke for the runners, the spectators, [...]

Chicken Soup Recipe

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A Chicken Soup Recipe for the Runner’s Soul It’s been nearly two months since my marathon. So far this spring has brought my family loads of illnesses and injuries, including a broken arm for my 7 year old daughter – which has kept us all indoors, and has kept me from hitting the pavement or [...]

Swimsuit Season is Almost Here: Health & Fitness Roundup

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Sharon’s Health & Fitness Roundup Spring is upon us! Temperatures are getting warmer, flowers are starting to bloom…and swimsuit season is right around the corner. And if you’re like me, you will spend lots of time in a bathing suit this summer – at the pool, the beach, the water park, or just in your [...]

Ask A Marathon Mommy: Victory

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Marathon Victory! I did it! I met my goal. Last Sunday, I completed the 26.2 with Donna, also known as the National Breast Cancer Marathon. I’m a marathoner! Now, here’s probably where you’re expecting me to describe how gratifying and exhilarating the finish was. About the adrenaline and camaraderie and self-satisfaction that got me through [...]