2017 Gift Guide for Runners

This week's Friday Five theme is "Gift Giving" so it seemed like the perfect time to share my annual gift guide for runners! Skirt Sports  - Well let's dive in with one of my favorite apparel companies, Skirt Sports. I love the philosophy … [Continue reading]

Runfessions – Thanksgiving Edition

November blew by in a flash and here we are once again on the last Friday of the month, which means it's time to share some runfessions so we can roll into the holiday season with a clear conscious. So let's get to it, shall we? I runfess that … [Continue reading]

Weekly Wrap – Just Go Go Go

This was a week of go-go-go. There was much to juggle between work and home and once again I was doing the single parent drill as J was traveling again. I'll admit there were many times this week where my patience was seriously tested. While carving … [Continue reading]

Runner Rebuild Week 2

So I'm now two weeks into the "rebuilding" phase, and things are cranking along nicely. I’m joining Holly & Tricia for the Weekly Wrap – this is a great link up for support and motivation so if you post a weekly training recap, be sure to stop by … [Continue reading]

Runner Rebuild – Week 1

After almost 2 weeks off from running, I started the slow road back to re-building this runner. Monday - My usual rest day Tuesday - 3-mile run. I left the watch at home and took this one at an easy-peasy pace. No pain! Wednesday - A … [Continue reading]

November Coffee

Time for a little catch up over coffee! I’m joining Coco and Deborah for the Ultimate Coffee Date link-up.  Grab a mug, get comfortable and let’s chat! If we were having coffee, I’d tell you that Mother Nature is seriously crushing my fall … [Continue reading]

November Goals

It's a new month and with race training temporarily on hold, it's time for some new goals! Move every day! -- 30 days of movement - be it a run, a walk, time in the gym or on the yoga mat. I will move every day! #RunNovemberChallenge - When … [Continue reading]

Runfessions of an Injured Runner

Well, here we are again on the last Friday of the month, which means it's time to cleanse our soles (pun intended) with some runfessions. So let's get to it, shall we? I runfess that I am not loving running right now...there I said it. As long … [Continue reading]

Weekly Wrap – Here we go again

It's Sunday and just like that another week has flown by! After being able to step back a bit last week I'll admit it was a little tough to find a rhythm this week. Monday - Rest day Tuesday - The plan called for hill repeats and I decided to … [Continue reading]

Weekly Wrap: Unplugged

After running around for the past two weeks feeling a little like a chicken with my head cut-off, this week was all about recharging. I started the week by joining a friend on Monday for dinner and a screening of the film Walk with Me. The film … [Continue reading]