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Run to Napa Contest- Vote for Tutus and Tennies!

  Who wants to go to Napa with us?  On an all expense paid trip for two to Zooma Napa Valley ?  That means one of our lucky readers gets to go with one of us if we win!  How do we win?  We need your vote! One (1) grand prize will be awarded. The grand prize winner will […]

Raging Resolutions Run 2014 – 3.5 Miles of Fun and Obstacles

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Tutus and Tennies began 2014 with medal bling!  For the 2nd annual Raging Races Resolution Run in Lakeland, Florida I was joined by my tutu partner, MB, and pals Allison and Jae Lynn. The 3.5 mile race included many challenging obstacles to test your strength, speed, and endurance. On the morning of the race I […]


Running and Resolutions

As we look back, 2013 was filled with many blessings and milestones.  However, in order to constantly improve and better ourselves we believe it is important to set goals and push ourselves outside our comfort levels. OUR TOP 5 RESOLUTIONS FOR 2014: Artie-Run a 5K in under 36 minutes and a Half Marathon in under 3 hours.  […]

Virtual runs- Love them or hate them?

Artie and I have just completed our first ever Holiday Virtual 5K series!  Thanks to DailyVitaminF !  So our question to you- do you love them or hate them and why? We are having fun with it, especially when it is so easy to get off track during the holidays.  We have fabulous friends to hold us accountable […]

Let’s get Fit- Let’s have Fun!

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Artie and I are so excited about starting our first running group!  We carved out a nice 2 mile and 3 mile course right down Cypress Gardens Blvd.  We are going to meet Wednesday’s at 5:30pm at Grape Expectations.  (Thanks Randy!)  Artie and I want to put the fun into running and encourage everyone to […]


Getting off the Couch!

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  When I first started running I wanted something that would take me from a 50-minute mile to a 30-minute mile with little effort and in just a few days.  I began my search on the internet which led me to apps for my iphone.  I downloaded the 5K Runner and I was off.  After […]

Project Think Pink

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  I hope my friends are as excited with my find as I am!  You can find the lady behind these Tutus on Facebook at We Care Think Pink. Think Pink is under the auspices or fundraising umbrella of We Care, which the Polk County Medical Association started in Polk County.  This is a project that […]


Tutus and Thankful Hearts!

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  10 Ten Things we are Thankful For: 1.  Men and Women who fight for our Freedom. 2.  Supportive Family and Friends who encourage us to run after our goals. 3.  No limits – except what is set by MasterCard/Visa – to buy cute running apparel 4.  A calendar full of fun races. 5.  Good health and no […]


Running and Plank?

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We know all good runners need a little strength conditioning in their training routine!  So I have something for you!  A lovely friend sent this to me this morning and I think this is the perfect challenge for November!  I am not gonna lie- this will be tough for me!  I am your average non […]


Joggin for the Noggin 5K

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                I was so excited that our local college, Polk State College, returned with its 2nd annual Joggin’ for the Noggin 5K night race.   The event was filled with colorful runners dressed in a variety of spooky and fun costumes.  We love it when there are colorful tutus and tennies out and about for a family friendly […]

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