Tag Archives: Minnesota spring marathon

Lake Wobegon Trail Marathon: Take Two

For me, the journey through life is made more enjoyable when I write about it. Even if I don’t physically put words on paper or screen, I’ll catch myself composing sentences when I see something noteworthy. No matter how small … Continue reading

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Running the Lake Wobegon Trail Marathon

Saturday morning I ran the race I’ve spent months preparing for. I pondered over training plans, ran long miles on snowy roads, stewed over small injuries, tried out new flavors of gu and probably drove my husband and dogs half … Continue reading

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Race Week Jitters

It’s mid-May, and that means farmers are working up the soil and planting their fields, or they’re anxiously waiting for the fields to get dry enough to do so. A few small patches of snow remain in sheltered or wooded … Continue reading

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Marathons, Farming, Spring, and Me!

Spring showed up a few days ago, and now we’ve got warm sunshine, melting snow, and more mud than we know what to do with. Every season brings its own challenges! Just because it was 50 degrees today doesn’t mean … Continue reading

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