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Remember that amazing chocolate pie I made from Gluten Free Gus back in February? Well, when I find something great like that I make it again and again. That darn dessert is impressive to bring to guests, have at your own dinner party and is...

Well, I've been an indoor biking maniac these past 2 weeks and today I was back in the saddle with Coach Troy from Spinervals today doing the Ironman course in Kona for a few hours. Unfortunately, my injury has me sidelined from running right...

This is a great list of triathlon books. I'd also add Chrissie Wellington's book A Life Without Limits. What is your favorite triathlon book? (I know you have a stack of them!)...

[caption id="attachment_3287" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Photo from Ironman.com[/caption] What does a pro do when she starts the run 20 minutes behind 1st place at Ironman South Africa? Well, for Vermonter and mom of three Jessie Donovan, the answer is put forth a spectacularly gritty run and never...

The More Women's 1/2 Marathon was part of a plan to get me running outside when I would otherwise be too wimpy with our delayed East Coast spring. It worked and I remembered how much I love running long. I find it relaxing to be...

Good coffee, really good coffee, is the only coffee worth drinking in my book. However, I actually drink more caffeinated coffee when I'm on vacation than in my regular life. In training, I will have a few caffeinated gels mid-race, but rarely before. ...

[caption id="attachment_3237" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Team Indian Wells Tavern[/caption] Well, the first outdoor bike ride and first race is in the books with the Montauk Brewery Beer Chug - Row - Bike - Run - Beer Chug. Raul put together a stellar team ---Marcus, the fastest beer...

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rimk6m1eaFk] * “The first is doing something where you know before that you can’t do...

[caption id="attachment_3223" align="alignnone" width="640"] Photo from FinisherPix.com[/caption] As a KPR-point heavy championship race, a top-10 performance here nearly assures a trip to Kona. With a shortened 1.9 mile swim, 40k+ winds and a stacked field, Ironman Melbourne gave us a glimpse of what might be in...

My Trisports.com bootie arrived today! I'm excited to be part of the team. And I've been suckered into my first race of the season next Saturday. I'm the girl-member and 20k bike of an interesting race put on by a local brewery....