I feel like it's been forever since I posted (although it's only been a 2-ish day hiatus). Life has been very busy and has me wiped out so here's to getting a good night's sleep tonight! Let's see, where did I leave off? Recovery Run Wednesday My workouts are ending up very strange this week. … Continue reading Long Time No See!
So tonight was an exciting milestone in my running career - my first track workout. I added speed work to my routine for the first time probably 6-8 months ago. I was finally convinced that this was the best way to get faster but wasn't quite sure how to go about it at first. Because my … Continue reading Let’s Hit the Track!
So this shouldn't surprise anyone who I have ever lived with or anyone who has seen my desk...but I am somewhat the queen of clutter. I wouldn't call it dirty or messy because it's really none of those things. Ever since I was little, I have had this sort of organized chaos going on my … Continue reading I have a confession to make…
This has been the best weekend I have had in a long time...and I have a lot of great weekend so that's saying a lot. For the first time in a long time, my family (mom, dad, and brother) were all in the same place. Life get's so busy for all of us that this … Continue reading Not Ready for this Weekend to End!
After a wonderful (and filling) Thanksgiving day has come and gone, I am finally getting around to blog about the events of this long weekend, hooray! Thanksgiving-in-a-Nutshell The day started with a relaxing morning of cuddling with the kitties and lounging around in bed long after I should have been up. Those are the best … Continue reading Black Friday Pros or Dumb Luck?
I am so excited that the 4-day Thanksgiving weekend has begun! I was lucky enough to be able to leave work early today (as often happens on the last day before a holiday) so I snuck home to take a quick nap before my planned recovery run. It was absolute bliss. The outside temperatures are … Continue reading Back At It! plus, gear review: Yurbuds Inspire for Women
"Be our guest! Be our guest! Put our service to the test Tie your napkin 'round your neck, cherie And we'll provide the rest" - Be Our Guest Lyrics, Beauty and the Beast (c) Disney Although getting the opportunity to dine at Be Our Guest Restaurant as part of a sneak preview came as a total … Continue reading “It’s Fine Dining We Suggest”: Be Our Guest Restaurant Review & Event Recap
Where to even begin! I have been longing for a weekend to simply relax and have nothing on the agenda...but this weekend was not going to be that weekend. I can hardly complain since everything on the docket has been a fun new opportunity but I can promise you I will be starting my work week … Continue reading A Frenetic Fun-Filled Weekend: My Review of Artist Point
The unfortunate side effect of lots of fun and excitement in my life is very little time to blog about all of it! Bad blogger, bad! Although I am about to run off to my next activity, here's a little sneak preview (in pictures) of what's to come: We had a lovely dinner at Artist … Continue reading I’ve been a busy bee!
I am so proud of my husband today because he completed his first 5k race today. If you knew my husband, you would know this is a big deal because he frequently reminds me how much he hates running. Since it's something I love so much, I always want to get him into it but have so … Continue reading Everyone Starts Somewhere…