Give Me A Moment…

March 19, 2012 · 38 comments

As you’re reading this, I’m having my second (and final, let’s hope..) surgery. I’ll be back soon, don’t you worry.

In the meantime, ‘ll leave you with a preview of how Sunday’s Shamrock Half Marathon went:

We wore tutus.

My quads hurt. And my toesies hurt. My belly is full.

…More on all that later.

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1 Alyssa @ fit and fun in third March 19, 2012 at 10:19 am

Great job with the 1/2! Hope your surgery goes well and it’s your final one!!!!
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2 Dorsa @ Running Thoughts March 19, 2012 at 10:34 am

Yay congrats ๐Ÿ™‚
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3 Maja March 19, 2012 at 10:39 am

All the best for the LAST surgery!!!!
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4 cait March 19, 2012 at 10:40 am

keep up the great work girl ๐Ÿ™‚ and good luck on the sugery! xo
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5 Tina @ Best Body Fitness March 19, 2012 at 10:42 am

Love the outfits! I’m planning on buying some fun running skirts like that for my next races. It’s fun to get all “dressed up”. ๐Ÿ™‚

Can’t wait to hear about the recap and hope your surgery goes well. Hugs!

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6 Karla @myhighonlife March 19, 2012 at 10:42 am

Can’t wait to hear more about the half. Thinking of you today <3
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7 christina March 19, 2012 at 10:43 am

that is one SERIOUS sand structure. congrats on your 1/2!!!

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8 Jessica March 19, 2012 at 10:43 am

So cute! Congrats on the race and good luck with surgery (crossing my fingers for you)!

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9 Yellow Haired Girl March 19, 2012 at 10:59 am

Can’t wait to hear more about the half! Good luck with today’s surgery!
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10 Theresa March 19, 2012 at 11:24 am

love the pictures!! good luck on your surgery today!

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11 Lisa March 19, 2012 at 11:40 am

Good luck with everything today! ๐Ÿ™‚ And congrats on your half!

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12 Kelsey @readysetfeast March 19, 2012 at 11:57 am

looks FUN! yay for the last surgery, good luck! ๐Ÿ™‚
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13 Jackie.web March 19, 2012 at 12:37 pm

Awesome job on running another long race! It’s a big accomplishment, I hope that I can build up to running a half marathon within the year. You are such an inspiration! Make it through this last surgery, and keep smiling!

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14 Jasper @ crunchylittlebites March 19, 2012 at 12:42 pm

congrats! isn’t racing with friend so much fun?
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15 Kristen @ notsodomesticated March 19, 2012 at 12:58 pm

Very cute running pictures!! Hope the surgery goes well … I’m sure it will. But I know it’s by no means fun. :/
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16 Katherine @ Neon Blonde Runner March 19, 2012 at 1:09 pm

Best of luck with your surgery, prayers that they get all the margins!

And congrats on a fab 1/2 marathon this weekend, so proud of you! Looks like you had tons of fun.
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17 Janine @ThePurpleGiraffe March 19, 2012 at 1:18 pm

They have super cute tutus like that at Target right now in the kids section – the L and XL fit me great – I love running in tutus !
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18 Hollie@lolzthatswim March 19, 2012 at 1:23 pm

Oh my god! I thought I was the only one whose quads hurt! Okay-I feel somewhat better and hope your surgery went well! ๐Ÿ™‚
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19 Claire March 19, 2012 at 1:59 pm

Congrats on your half! I’m training for my first one & will be using you as inspiration for a fun outfit on race day. Good luck in surgery, thank god it’s your last girl!

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20 Amber K March 19, 2012 at 2:01 pm

Hope your surgery goes well. Rest up!

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21 Claire @ Live and Love to Eat March 19, 2012 at 2:25 pm

Sending good thoughts your way!
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22 Lindsey @ Happy or Hungry March 19, 2012 at 3:39 pm

Good luck with that silly surgery thang ๐Ÿ™‚

LOVE your tutus!
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23 Leah @ Chocolate and Wild Air March 19, 2012 at 4:41 pm

Good luck with your surgery!! And yes, hopefully this will be the last
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24 Jessica @ Stylish Stealthy and Healthy March 19, 2012 at 5:21 pm

good luck with your surgery my love. And how cute are you in your little tutu?
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25 Lisa @ I'm an Okie March 19, 2012 at 9:01 pm

Thinking of you for this LAST surgery! ๐Ÿ™‚
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26 molly March 19, 2012 at 9:06 pm

You are amazing-running before surgery! you are my inspiration! i would have curled up in a ball the day before and sucked down ice cream and oreos to numb the thought of surgery. hope everything went well!

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27 Shannon (hungrygazelle) March 20, 2012 at 12:30 am

Hope your surgery went well! And your tutu is too too fabulous :).
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28 katie March 20, 2012 at 8:40 am

Thinking of you girl ๐Ÿ™‚

I hope it goes good today and that this is the final one! I know it will go good, lots of ice cream after or fro yo!!!

<3
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29 Heather @ Run Eat Play March 20, 2012 at 12:07 pm

Hope that your surgery goes well!
You girls look so great in your green shirts and tu-tus! Love it!

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30 Katie March 20, 2012 at 3:32 pm

Hey Alyssa! Congrats on the run!! You have inspired me to get my first skin check. I kept putting it off for quite some time because I guess that I was afraid of what I might find. Your story inspired me to just go now because its better to be safe than sorry! I was wondering if you could tell me what to expect at the check up?

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