What Marguline In Progress Is All About

Where did the time go this summer? I have been asking myself this question for the past month.  It seems like every week day goes by quickly and then the weekend is always jam packed with chores, errands, cleaning, weddings, traveling, organizing, and running.  Not that it isn’t fun.  I’ve been having a blast!  I…

Tips On Staying Active During A Busy Summer

We literally just celebrated the fourth of July yesterday, and I can’t believe that it’s already this late in the summer.  But it’s been a busy summer, at least it has been for me, with weddings, races, family reunion planning,  the reunion actually taking place this past Saturday, and just work in general has kept…

“How Do You Know If Someone Ran A Marathon?”

“Don’t worry they’ll tell you.” I used to hear this joke often in running blogs and fitness magazines. And it made me do a slight chuckle because it was always true.  When I started my journey of training to run an actual full marathon, this joke always played like a broken record in the back…

Marathon Mondays: calling myself a runner

“It never gets easier, you just get stronger” has become my motto lately.  I’ve never trained for something like this marathon before, but I find myself pushing beyond boundaries I didn’t know I could breach. photo provided by the awesome runselfierepeat.com The other day I did what I thought was impossible for me to without…

How Taking My Grandma to Florida Humbled Me.

Two days before my husband, my father, and I were set to hit the road to Port St. Lucie, Florida for a week long, overdue, and much deserved vacation, I walked through the front door after getting home from work to find Jeff sitting in the recliner listening to Motown music and cooking dinner.  It…

Marathon Mondays! Updates on my marathon journey!

It’s been a busy couple of weeks but I’ve managed to stay strong and continue my new fitness adventure.  I am now, as of today, on week 12 of a 26 week training program to run my first marathon.  This past week (week 11) was the transition from focusing on running minutes to focusing on…

Here’s To A Guilt Free Year (and other goals)

Welcome to the new year! I am so excited for the new year to come for everyone out there.  I hope people find happiness and love and laughter this year! I was thinking the other day about what the new year means for me and others.  It’s funny that, although I’m highly against the unhealthy…

A (Cheaper) Last Minute Gift Guide for Your Favorite Workout Fiend

Good morning, blog readers! Since it has been six months since my blog went live, I decided to go ahead and give the blog a new fresh look!   I chose this design because it a lot lighter(so hopefully will bring more of a lighter fun feel instead of the darker colors) and it’s simplistic and…

My Top Beauty Picks For the Winter!

I love the winter months because the best food gets to be eaten without need for justification, the happiest of holidays are during the winter (if you allow it to be happy time), and you have snow and crisp mornings filled with wearing snuggle socks and drinking hot cocoa. Well, that last part happens about…