So I am having a super depressing day thank to my left achilles tendon. As with most training plans, things were going so well until my body was like "calm this nonsense down and stop stressing me or I'm going to ruin your day and rebel." I was so pumped to go to the track … Continue reading Gear Review: The RooSport
Another Stellar Week of Training – This Week in Review
This normally busy week culminated in probably one of the busiest weekends I've had in a long time. While I feel like I could collapse and that I need a fully body massage, it was all so much fun and I wouldn't trade it for anything. Exciting New Gear I got some exciting new gear … Continue reading Another Stellar Week of Training – This Week in Review
Fun and Excitement This Week PEOPLE!
So we have just a few very exciting things happening this week. Isn't it such a nice feeling when a Monday marks the week starting off right rather than trudging painfully into the new week? Answer: YES! Tonight's Track Workout So, I am intimidated by my speed work at the track every week. I'm pretty much … Continue reading Fun and Excitement This Week PEOPLE!
Progress Towards Short Shorts Bliss
So, as I have shared in a past post, I am on a quest to open up a whole new world of running fashion with the addition of shorts and skirts to my running repertoire. Let Me Start From the Beginning So, when I first started running, I had a whole array of Soffe shorts … Continue reading Progress Towards Short Shorts Bliss
My Race Wear Dilemma: Solved?
So, if you haven't gathered this from reading my previous posts, getting running fashions, gear, and other accessories are one of my favorite parts of the sport. I firmly believe that if you look great you feel great and I am constantly picking up the loudest workout attire I can find. I have my training … Continue reading My Race Wear Dilemma: Solved?
Running in Costume
I was excited to wake up this morning to find this comment on my recent post: REALLY?! Me?! Caroline at I ❤ Running was kind enough to include me as one of her 2013 Top Ten Best Dressed Walt Disney World Runners. I am so honored! I am certainly in good company with some other … Continue reading Running in Costume
Walking in a Kinda-Winter Wonderland
The hustle and bustle of the holiday season is really catching up to me this week! Let's see...where did I last leave off? Wednesday. I successfully woke up and got my tempo run in as planned! Let me just say that it was a major struggle though. With temperatures just over 50 degrees, I definitely … Continue reading Walking in a Kinda-Winter Wonderland
Not Ready for this Weekend to End!
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!
Back At It! plus, gear review: Yurbuds Inspire for Women
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
Disney’s Wine & Dine Half Marathon: Race Recap Time!
Where to even begin?! Clearly, I had a great race but let's start from the beginning... Let me preface by saying I don't have a whole lot of pictures since my phone stays safely inside my running belt for the entire race but hopefully my supremely rich and vivid descriptions will paint a perfect mental picture for … Continue reading Disney’s Wine & Dine Half Marathon: Race Recap Time!