Author Archives: AuntJenFox

About AuntJenFox

I'm a 43 year old single woman living in Dallas, TX. I'm a licensed nursing home administrator, runner, Aunt, and Mom to a 9 year old Welsh Corgi named Eddie and a cat named Gracie. My life is anything but boring and I learn something new everyday.

Life in Long Term Care…

So there’s been a lot of “heavy,” stuff happening at work. These words have been rattling around in my head and I ended up putting them down on paper tonight for our newsletter at work.  I felt compelled to share … Continue reading

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The Good, The Bad & The Ugly.

As promised last Sunday, I am now going to start posting weekly training recaps in an effort to help hold myself more accountable and because I enjoy the practice of sitting down and writing, I just sometimes lack the discipline … Continue reading

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Help, I’ve Fallen and I Can’t Get Up…

That’s how I’ve been feeling the past few weeks about my training, I’ve fallen off the wagon and despite my best efforts I can’t seem to get back on track. I’ve lost my groove.  I sit down on Sunday evening; … Continue reading

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This is a story…

WARNING: This is a very long post with no fancy pictures or graphics.  I’ve been asked a couple of times how did you get here, with triathlon and Ironman, so I’ve finally decided to share my story and sort of give … Continue reading

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A Reason to Run

Tomorrow I’m making my first attempt at an ultra distance race at Whispering Pines in Tyler, Texas.  No, I’m not really ready.  No, I’ve not been training on trails.  Yes, I’ve considered dropping several times, even just a few minutes … Continue reading

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Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon

I know this is not the race report everyone has been expecting from me, but its the race report I needed to write this evening.  I promise that I am working on a post about my experience completing Ironman Texas … Continue reading

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Doubt…

“I just left the swim clinic and I don’t feel very fierce right now, in fact I cried a little bit when I got to my car.  My swimming is not good, I’m not spending enough time on the bike, … Continue reading

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