Monday, June 21, 2010

Multitude Monday Vol 2 - Race Edition

It's already been another week and I have so many blessings again this week.  Is there a limit?  I think not.

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Having legs that carried my body 13.1 miles to the finish line.

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A husband who allowed for all my training.

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Husband who pushed me out the door when I didn't want to go.

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Children who think running is fun.

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Children who are inspired in exercise.

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Children who ride three plus hours in a car rather well.

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Great Little Campers.

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Family & Friends cheering.

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Husband who drives almost everywhere we go.

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Nice text messages prior to the race.

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Nice text messages after the race.

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Phone calls of well wishes prior to the race.

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Phone calls of congratulations after the race.

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Long hot showers (as apposed to short shut the water off during camper shower) at home.

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A healthy heart that will pump for 2:12 minutes while I push and push.



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A loving hug from my husband after the race.

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Words whispered in my ear, "I'm so proud of you".

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A sign on the course held by a teenager that said,

"Hello Complete Stranger
I am proud of you"

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Water Stops.

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Strawberries.

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Gel packs.

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Other runners.

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Grandma's Sponsors & City of Duluth.

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All volunteers.

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Friends who get up early to bring me to the DECC.

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Support and strength for the past four months.

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Shoes that kept my feet, ah, my normal feet!



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Shoes that kept my back injury free.


You can link here with your own gratitude post.  Blessings to you this week!


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8 comments:

  1. I love this. What a great list and that sign that that girl was holding up would have been amazing to see. Having a supportive husband is the best. Almost makes me want to run a race. :) Almost:) I am walking next Sunday for the food pantry in our town. Baby steps.

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  2. Congrats my friend! I too love the stranger sign! What an encouragement! So proud of you! Thanks for the inspiration!

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  3. What a great post! Hope to see more pictures from your run :)

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  4. Wow!! Look at you go!! What an awesome accomplishment!

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  5. Congrats!! I love the gratitude list! I am so gald the 1/2 went well.

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  6. What a wonderful list of things to be thankful for! Congratulations on running a great race! Thanks for visiting my blog!

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  7. You did awesome! Did you have an out-of-body experience while running it? I did, and I wonder if that's normal or not :)

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  8. Great list, you did awesome!! You are blessed to have such a great support system! Love ya!!

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Thanks for making my day!