Rice-Cream with Strawberry Sauce (WDW EPCOT’s recipe) – Running Fitness Article

Rice-Cream with Strawberry Sauce (WDW EPCOT’s recipe) As a child there were two things I had odd affections for, and one was rice pudding. Any place that offered it, I would order it. The other was EPCOT, specifically Norway. I always found EPCOT to be the most interesting of the parks, and I still do. I know Norway has seen some changes over the years, but I can promise you as a child it was one of my favorite spots.…

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Sparkly Runner: 2019 WDW Marathon Weekend: Marathon Recap – Running Fitness Article

Going into this year’s marathon, I felt pretty good. I’d hit the majority of my training runs, had no major injuries, and didn’t get sick in the days before the race. Woohoo! I was ready. Matthew and I got up early on marathon morning and got our bags packed and ready; mine with snacks, body, glide and flip flops for after the race, Matthew’s with snacks, cow bells, and sunscreen. The weather forecast had changed dramatically from the few days…

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Sparkly Runner: 2019 WDW Marathon Weekend: Spectating the Half Marathon – Running Fitness Article

For 2019, Matthew and I each chose one race to run during the weekend. I chose the full, he chose the half. So a few Saturdays ago, we woke up at o’dark thirty and headed to Epcot for the start of the 2019 WDW Half Marathon.  Three Dopeys, a Donald, and a Mickey. We met up at the usual spot with our ohana (Jeff, Katherine, and Nathan) who were all doing the Dopey Challenge- in fact, they are all PERFECT…

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Sparkly Runner: 2019 WDW Marathon Weekend: Cigna Blogger Meet Up – Running Fitness Article

Earlier this month I was invited to the Cigna Blogger Meet Up at the Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend. Each year, the wonderful folks at Cigna partner with the WDW Marathon Weekend to bring a whole host of activities to the race weekend, including an always-interesting blogger meet up. From a cook-off, to a scavenger hunt through the parks, to minute-to-win it games complete with karaoke, Cigna somehow manages to keep the meet ups uniquely creative year after year! What’s…

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