Browsing Categories


15 Things to Talk About + My Training Log

I’m gonna go ahead and share our Saturday in 15 pictures so let’s get started: 1.  Miles with friends are by far my favorite miles…  We even showed up to our run matching a bit which I’m sure made us look pretty cool to the cars that passed by us. 2.  The things we do … Continue Reading

Silentish Saturday!!!

HELLO! 8 miles for me in some light rain at an 8:32 average pace. Classmate’s birthdays are her favorite. Catching up on life together. Lunch included hot chocolate because I could not warm up after that run. I should have been productive during Skye’s nap but this sounded like a better idea… Went over to … Continue Reading

Friday Favorites + It’s the Effort That Matters + What I’m Reading!!!

I had six miles on the schedule yesterday.  I did them at an 8:49 average—>  Every single mile was between 8:48-8:50.  My body found that pace for my run and stuck to it.  Easy runs used to be really hard for me to stick to (because I thought going fast every day was the key … Continue Reading

A Painful Workout, Getting Back in the Habit & Who Else Does This?

Well, these smiles were sure nice to come home to after a hard workout… Bananas are a must before my run.  They taste delicious and my stomach is very happy with them during the run so I start each morning with these.  Last week I realized I didn’t have a banana since we hadn’t gone … Continue Reading

Let’s Learn from THEM, $$$ & a New Allergy That I Have?

Good morning!  It feels so good to be home again.  It is so nice to not worry about our hotel neighbors hating us each time Skye cries during the night… We need to do an airbnb next time. My Tuesday started off with a 6 mile easy run around my area.  It was SNOWING (luckily, … Continue Reading

I Still Have Goosebumps + Tuesday Tangents + Last Day in California!

Oh. My. Goodness.  That was the best Boston that I’ve ever watched. For the first time in 33 years, an American woman crossed the Boston Marathon finish line first! Desi and I are pretty much best friends so that was fun for me to see;) We were still in California on Monday and the girls … Continue Reading

15 Tips + Tradition + I Am So Sorry.

**The marathon just ended and I am so beyond happy about Des winning!  What an incredible day! Anyone else have goosebumps and tears watching that finish? If you missed out on last week’s posts—>  The top 3 viewed posts were: *How to Make Your FAST Stuff Feel Easier + The Best Cookie Recipe + Worrying … Continue Reading