If you've read some of my older posts, you know that the Princess Half Marathon is really where this all got started. Needless to say it holds a special place in my heart. That is all the more reason why I like to try knock this race out of the park every year. It's my … Continue reading Grab your Tiara, It’s Time to Go! – Preparation for the 2018 Princess Half Marathon
Life has been busier than ever over the last few months. That helps to explain why this post is delayed by a little over 3 months or so. Better late than never though, right? One of my most successful posts to date discussed how I made my Anna from Frozen race costume. I appreciate all of … Continue reading Disneyland Half Marathon Costume & Race Recap (A Few Months Delayed)
So, I will just go ahead an skip the "I haven't written in forever..." introduction to my post. I know, it's been a while. As always, blogging about life can sometimes interfere with actually living it so this inadvertent hiatus was really a necessity. Luckily, a lot has happened in my racing and training since my last post … Continue reading Highs and Lows: Lots of Lessons So Far in 2014
Well, I never thought I would be in a position to say this but I am actually writing a post by popular demand. When I set out to create my costume for the 2013 Wine & Dine Half Marathon, I really just wanted to create something that I would love. By October/November, I was already following news about … Continue reading HOW TO: Creating My Anna from Frozen Costume
For the third year in a row, I took the plunge and signed up for the 2013 Disney Wine & Dine Half Marathon. It's really hard to pass up any of the Florida runDisney races because, let's face it...how many people are lucky enough to live next door to some of the most well done … Continue reading Race Recap: 2013 Disney Wine & Dine Half Marathon
Let me start by saying - HAPPY BIRTHDAY WHYHELLODOLLY.COM! Today marks the one year anniversary of the day my little blog was born. Although I can't say I've always been consistent over the last year, my commitment to sharing my journey through life, love, and running with all of your remains strong. Here's to many … Continue reading This Season Is Off To A Stellar Start!
It is almost incredible to think about everything that has happened in the last month (ahem...plus) since I last found the time to write a blog post! Here are just a few of the highlights: Our Anniversary Cruise I will have to write a full recap post but we had a fabulous time sailing aboard … Continue reading Well Holy Cow…
I knew I was delinquent in my blogging duties but really, how did almost a month go by since my last post? I suppose I have been just a bit busy, though. Here's just a snapshot of what's been going on: I have been to California and back...twice Work is busy but rewarding as ever … Continue reading August In Review
Time is a funny thing. Sometimes it creeps by (like when you're on the cusp of something really exciting happening), and other times you really cannot fathom how it has disappeared. I distinctly remember sitting around thinking "Wow, Charles' July 3rd Birthday is just two months away." Now I'm not quite sure how it's come, … Continue reading Last time I checked, it was June?
So it has been another busy week or two here in our household. Where to even begin? The 4th of July ends up making for an incredibly busy week in our home as my dear husband Charles was born on July 3rd! This leads to a flurry of activity and a convenient day off the … Continue reading Achilles, Ailments and Other Activities