Author Archives: Save the Treats for the Dog

About Save the Treats for the Dog

Hi. My name is April. I am a runner, want to be photographer, and lover of all things dog. This is my space where I can keep track of all the Labrador antics as well as hopefully still maintain some semblance of a healthy lifestyle. Please come in and stay awhile

Creswick Farms


  I am not sure if I have talked about it on this blog, but I have been having a dilemma regarding our meat purchases. Nathan and I attempt to eat the healthiest options available regarding our food choices. That … Continue reading

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Capital City Half Marathon


I know I have been missing in action for several weeks. I have so much to tell you all about!  First, I ran my second half marathon….the Capital City Half Marathon and wanted to give you a recap of all … Continue reading

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First Run Back


After my sports medicine doctor gave me the go ahead to start running again, I decided I should probably get back into the swing of thing… you know, since my half marathon is coming like a freight train!  I started … Continue reading

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Runners Knee


Lots of things have been happening over here in the Harley household. For starters, I am very excited to say that my first half marathon of the fall is fast approaching in less than 2 weeks. The down side is … Continue reading

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When Bad Thoughts Turn into Great Runs


Last weeks run was such a great run that I had to share it with you. I had a 10 mile run that I was DREADING!  I decided to make the best of things and got up early to beat … Continue reading

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My Next Big Thing, The Capital City Half Marathon!


I am so excited to tell you something, I almost cannot wait. I have been training for the Mackinaw City Great Turtle Half Marathon in October, right?   Well, I jumped the gun and started my training plan a little … Continue reading

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The Best Cheap Training Log Ever!


Hi all. I am not lost, I swear! I don’t know what has gotten into me….Actually, that is a lie. I could totally say that I was busy, yada yada yada, but we all are busy. The truth is, I … Continue reading

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My Gear


So I was thinking about my last race, and I realized that I have a lot of “gear” that I use to run. Running used to be so easy….you just got your shoes on and started running. I never ran with … Continue reading

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Happy Fourth of July!!


I was hoping to get this up yesterday, but it was not meant to be! I am having such a great Independence Day weekend, and as always, am giving thanks to all the men and women that are fighting so … Continue reading

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St. Patricks Festival 5K recap


I have to be honest about something. I really didn’t want to run this thing. I mean, I wanted to run it when I signed up for it. I was excited to do a race with Sara R. We hadn’t … Continue reading

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