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  • Day 53 - Day off sparking motivation

    Hello MFP/Internet! Today is day 53 – my high school football number… how relevant… nope. Yesterday turned into a cheat day/off day, I think putting off my off day forced me to crash and take one anyway. Yesterday I accomplished very little with th...

    Posted on 2/27/2014 by cjanaro | 3 Comments

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  • Run Away With Me, Lucille…..

    Today’s Run:  5.00 miles Do you have that song stuck on your brain now?  Sorry about that.  I was just trying to find a running theme as the title for today’s blog. In reality, we are going to talk about…running!  That is right.  My all time favorite...

    Posted on 2/25/2014 by MelisRunning | 4 Comments

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  • 44 Tage MFP - Eine erste Zwischenbilanz

    Hallo zusammen,nach 44 Tagen bei MyFitnessPal möchte ich eine erste Zwischenbilanz ziehen. Das lässt sich abgekürzt ganz gut mit einem einzigen Wort erledigen: GROSSARTIG!Ich bin wirklich überrascht, was sich innerhalb dieser kurzen Zeit in meinem Le...

    Posted on 2/26/2014 by Fettwech | 2 Comments

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  • You'd be so pretty IF...

    This is what I know: I've always had a pretty tumultuous relationship wth food. It's always been there for me. It's been my friend whether I'm happy or sad or celebrating or feeling at my lowest.  Here's what I don't know: How to finally end this rel...

    Posted on 2/26/2014 by xJillyFromPhillyx | 17 Comments

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  • Ultra training

    I'm now more than halfway through the training that should prepare me to run my first-ever 50-mile race, just over a month from now. Ultra training is difficult, but not quite as hard as I thought it would be. You put in an awful lot of very long, ve...

    Posted on 2/26/2014 by davemunger | 6 Comments

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  • Tired Baby Chickens

    Today’s run:  6.11 miles Yesterday was a big deal day in the land of chickendom.  The baby chickens spent their first full day outdoors in the chicken tractor. The grown up chickens were not very welcoming.  They did not put on their polite hats and ...

    Posted on 2/26/2014 by MelisRunning | 4 Comments

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  • Your first 5k?

    Not a huge deal to some people maybe, but for me it is. In late summer 2010, I had just moved with my son from Texas to South Dakota, and was starting a new position, in a new state, with a new identity (divorced). I wasn't into running back then nec...

    Posted on 2/26/2014 by SonicDeathMonkey80 | 11 Comments

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  • Note to Self 2.26.14

     and that is all I have to say about that. 

    Posted on 2/26/2014 by yoovie | 9 Comments

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  • My Life Right Now

    EVERY GODS DAMNED DAY   except this morning. i got a ride :) 

    Posted on 2/26/2014 by yoovie | 5 Comments

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  • Six Months on MFP and WOW!!

    On the weekend I weighed in and had dropped another 1.5 pounds - so close to the 230's I can almost taste it (how would you record those calories).  My darling husband is always trying to calm me down, he knew I had expected a larger loss (it was ove...

    Posted on 2/26/2014 by jbart1055 | 24 Comments

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  • PRE-MARATHON MUSINGS

    I don't think I have the irritable, grouchy kind of taperitis (which is kind of like PMS) but I am having random thoughts, which may be disconnected or which may in fact connect to something relevant which makes me think about that.I have to remember...

    Posted on 2/26/2014 by Elliehmltn | 9 Comments

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  • 60 days later

    im still here! I didn't start logging my food till 5 or 6 days in to logging in the site. In 60 days I've lost and gained 7 lbs. I say lost and gained because I had to reset my ticker once when i'd gained back quite a few lbs. But now I'm officially ...

    Posted on 2/26/2014 by mistyt14 | 8 Comments

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  • Day 52 - Can't stop walkin'

    Hello MFP/Internet! We are on day 52! Only 355 more days and 90 pounds to go! Yesterday was a work from home/take the day off day. When I wasn’t working I spent most of the day looking for jobs or being the mature adult that I am and playing Madden...

    Posted on 2/26/2014 by cjanaro | 5 Comments

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  • Post Surgery - Week 8

    What a day it has been!  It was one of those that leave me wishing somebody would just go ahead and shoot me and put me out of my misery.....I would go so far as to draw a bullseye to make sure the aim is true.Today was a travel day.  Not just an ord...

    Posted on 2/25/2014 by cadyhouse | 4 Comments

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  • The funnest alternative way to burn 500 calories yet!

    Our siege of weekend snow has been slightly whittled down thanks to Sunday afternoon's higher temperatures and sunny skies, but there's still plenty of white stuff to go around. Enough, in fact, that when the temps dropped back down after sunset, the...

    Posted on 2/10/2014 by Fodao | 10 Comments

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  • The Power of a Playlist

    The Power of a PlaylistI thought about some of the topics I would write about in this blog during the first part of this month.  After some thought I decided that because I like helping others, I thought I would continually write about my personal ex...

    Posted on 2/16/2014 by boilermaker6 | 2 Comments

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  • Banana protein pancakes

    This was the first recipe I came across when I googled vegan protein pancakes 😬 it's from vega.com1 large mashed banana 1tsp vanilla extract1 cup non dairy milk1 cup gluten free flourone scoop protein powder1 tsp baking powder1 tsp baking soda1/4 tsp...

    Posted on 2/20/2014 by rastaempress | 2 Comments

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  • Strength training! Just give it a go :)

    so todays thoughts are... Strength training!! Oh I know, I have been singing the praises of strength workouts now for a while but I want you gals all to seriously think about making a little time 3 times a week for some strength workouts - especia...

    Posted on 2/25/2014 by RunRutheeRun | 10 Comments

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  • Flexible Dieting. Application, Perception, Strawmen.

    Many of you have heard of flexible dieting, commonly called IIFYM or if it fits your macros.  (http://www.myfitnesspal.com/topics/show/817188-iifym) A common recommendation for flexible dieting involves keeping discretionary intake (the portion of ca...

    Posted on 2/25/2014 by SideSteel | 4 Comments

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  • Cox Marathon Training - 6 down, 10 to go!

    Hi folks,This week was interesting. I started incorporating swimming into my cross training. Actually, it starting to feel a bit funny calling "cross-training", as I feel much more affinity toward triathlon, than I do straight up running. So, let's j...

    Posted on 2/25/2014 by KeithAngilly | 2 Comments

    6 votes + -