Tag Archives: 5K race

Color Run 5K: I Got My Rainbow On!

My daughter Tory, her boyfriend Hector, my husband Mike and I participated in the New Jersey Color Run at Raceway Park in Englishtown, NJ. With 9,996 other people! We newbies thought it was a well-run, easy peasy blast of pure … Continue reading

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What Kind of Runner Are You?

Since my husband likes to arrive at races with plenty of time to spare, I’ve taken up another new killer sport: runner watching! Yes, I watch my fellow runners and draw conclusions based on what I see. And truth to … Continue reading

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Weight Watchers and Running: Working for Me

On Friday I went to my Weight Watchers (WW) weekly weigh-in; the scale said I’d lost another 1.4 pounds. I’ve lost more than 25 pounds since December 2011. WW really works! Writing down everything I eat and drink, as WW … Continue reading

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The Race Against Hunger

Goodwill 5000-Meter Run Last Saturday my daughter Tory and I ran a 5K race called The Race Against Hunger; proceeds from the race benefit Goodwill Rescue Mission in Newark, NJ, a very worthy organization that provides food and much, much … Continue reading

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