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Gear Up and Go with Runner’s World and Mizuno Running at Dick’s Sporting Goods!

The long time readers of my blog know that I used to work as a Certified Fitness Trainer at Dick’s Sporting Goods. These same long time readers also know my very good reason for leaving that company! {If you’re itching to know the final straw that broke my back as to why I left that …

Face to Face: The teacher who called me Precious.

I wasn’t ready to write this post. Not yet. I wasn’t ready for yesterday to happen. But it did. When the time came, I wanted it to play out just as it had in my head a million times over. But this chance meeting came and went, out of my hands and out of my …

Confession: I Hulk out when I can’t run.

What’s that I was saying about running plans? Yeah, sometimes sh*t just happens & you have to deal with it. I made a deal with myself never to skip a run just because I’m tired. It’s like, “Oh, you’re tired, Cherie? Oh WAAAAH. Cry yourself a river. You work part-time, you have no kids, and …

Just. One. More. Picture. CLICK!

Hey all! Remember me? I miss you! Yes, I’m still alive. I never go more than a week without blogging! I wish I could say I’ve been doing something über important that has kept me away from it, but nope. I’ve been on my computer, but the lure of Instagram has been taking all of …

Picky: About my jobs, clothes, & bars.

Remember that personal trainer job for which I just applied on Sunday? I was contacted the very next day! Continuing with the lightening speed of it all, I actually had an interview yesterday! I’m pretty sure that this whole process was a new record. Barring the two year period of a series of unfortunate events …

Open for Business!

I’ll spare you all from the dramatic “You like me!” Sally Field reenactment, but that’s honestly how I feel! Your responses to my last “cheesy” post were so genuine, warm, and inspiring and I thank you SOOOO very much for them. Even if the next day’s events hadn’t gone as they did, I still would …