Category Archives: Couch to 5K


Yesterday’s bombing in Boston had us in a bit in shock. I seriously sat on the bed and cried for several minutes. Greg stared at EPSN instead of eating a juicy burger. It was my rest day, and I wanted … Continue reading

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Keep Trying

A few weeks ago I started to train for the Pittsburgh (HALF) Marathon.  I was hardcore. I was ready. The training was going to take me to a whole new level, a new weight I can never remember being. This … Continue reading

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Finding My Peace

I’ll admit, for the last 29 years I have not been so kind to myself. This year, I turn 30 and have turned over a new leaf in my quest to be healthy (and that’s not just the physical, it’s the … Continue reading

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Running Partner

Yesterday, I had a running partner for 9 minutes. She made me feel like I could run like the wind and upped my pace by quite a few minutes. She was way more stylish than me. One day, she wants … Continue reading

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Team Tote Bag

Greg and I have made the Pittsburgh Tote Bag Project and food banks (such as the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank) as our main community organizations to support. Yesterday, we had the chance to walk in the Highmark Walk for … Continue reading

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Are we Crazy?

Perhaps a little. Last week, my cousin J told me that the managers of the team we’re part of had been invited to do team building at Mud on the Mountain, a 7-mile run through Seven Springs. A what? A … Continue reading

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Couch to 5K

You all probably read that title and laughed your cute butts off. No kidding, Mama Burgher and Mr. Burgher are turning a new leaf. Sure, we’ve been eating healthier together and I’ve been talking lunchtime walks, but it’s not enough. … Continue reading

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