2016 Year in Review

13 - just 13 days people and 2016 is a wrap! While my running plans for 2017 are well underway (more to come on that), it feels like a good time to reflect on this year of running. Best race experience:  The RnR Vegas weekend!  My brother, husband … [Continue reading]

5 Things I love about StrideBox & a Giveaway

Rachel, Lacey and Meranda are inviting everyone to share holiday gift ideas for this week's Friday Five. Since I have already shared my Holiday Gift Guide, I thought I would take this chance to share about a new favorite  -  StrideBox! (Disclosure: … [Continue reading]

Weekly Wrap: the Plague, Prada & NYC

Last weekend, I had a great long run, mapped out some December goals and was ready to take on the week ahead. Then I wasn't...by Monday afternoon I was hit hard by the plague. It started as a stomach bug that morphed into a malaise that would linger … [Continue reading]

A couple of December goals

It's amazing to me to think that we are in the final days of 2016. I feel like the year kicked off a sprint pace and never let up. So now that my race season is over, it's the perfect time to regroup and refocus before diving into training again. … [Continue reading]

Last coffee date of 2016

Believe it or not we've reached the last coffee date of 2016. So grab a mug of your fave beverage and join in on this fun link-up hosted by Coco and Deborah! If we were having coffee together, I’d tell you that my new TV guilty pleasure is Martha … [Continue reading]

Holiday Gift Guide for Runners

Just in time for Cyber Monday, I'm sharing a few ideas for the runners in your life .. or for your own wish list :) Let's start with one of my must haves - SPIbelt. The SPIbelt is the first piece of running gear I ever bought at an … [Continue reading]

Wrapping up Thanksgiving week

As I runfessed on Friday, I allowed myself some much needed down time after we got back from Vegas. So this week was about slowly finding some mojo... Monday: Strength session with Trainer Stacy. Nothing helps to knock the rust off faster than an … [Continue reading]

Runfessions – Thanksgiving edition

Happy Friday! I hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving! I'm still on the road hanging with the in-laws, but am taking a short break to join in to share some runfessions with Marcia and others. Come join us and cleanse your sweaty … [Continue reading]

My RnR Vegas Recap – #StripAtNight

Last weekend I was on the road once again for a race weekend - this time it was Vegas! Ah and what a weekend! Meeting Meb, Snoop Dogg in concert, some great food (and cocktails), blogger meet-ups, not one but two races, and running the Vegas strip at … [Continue reading]

Weekly Wrap – Prepping for #StripAtNight

Happy Sunday! Anyone else feeling inspired after watching NYC Marathon coverage today?! I always have said that if I ever decided to take on a marathon NYC would be on my wish list. As it is, I did decide to throw my hat in for the 2017 NYC Half … [Continue reading]