Dirt in your skirt blog

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Posted on March 11, 2014 by Margaret Schlachter
For years I prided myself on NOT drinking coffee, then I started to train again and mornings got earlier and nights got later. An early morning cup of coffee now sets the mood for the day whether it be a daybreak run or marathon day of writing articles. Recently, I......
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Posted on December 10, 2013 by Margaret Schlachter
Most of my writing is focused on the exciting, exercise or health related parts of my life and not the mundane day-to-day actions. When I first started Dirt in Your Skirt I was living in an old hotel turned boarding school, my entire living space was tiny compared to most......
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Posted on November 5, 2013 by Margaret Schlachter
It’s less than two weeks before the third edition of World’s Toughest Mudder. For another year the social media world is buzzing about rumors, 5 mile course, 10 mile course, new obstacles, new burn zone, and the list goes on. For those competing it’s time to obsessively check weather reports,......
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Posted on October 30, 2013 by Margaret Schlachter
Studies have been done that say people who mix up their daily routine tend to lead happier lives. It would seem that change and mixing it up is really an “X” factor in a path to a happy life. I am a self proclaimed planner, I have endless to-do lists,......
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Posted on October 15, 2013 by Margaret Schlachter
Recently looking through old posts, and realizing the amount of information in last posts, I was overwhelmed and at the same time a bit nostalgic as I came across this particular post, Day 100…Fresh Air and it give me pause to look back on the last couple of year. Many things......