What do you love about running right now

What do you love about running right now ? Got a quick question for you for this Valentines’s Day! What do you love about running right now? The girls of Tuesday on the Run threw out the topic of love and running and I wanted to share with you something I’ve recently fallen in love with. That would be running with my LOVE! He’s my biggest supporter and I love to share the road with him! I also love that {Read More}

Local Weekend Warrior Day Tripper or Racecation

Local, Weekend Warrior, Day Tripper or Racecation, what are you? For the Tuesday on the Run link up, I’m asking you which category do you fall into the most? Here are your choices and my definitions for each. a)Weekend Warrior – A race weekend getaway b)Locals – A race in your town or very close with not much travel involved c)Racecations – This is what I call a destination race plus some vacation time added in d)Day trips – Races {Read More}

Wrapping Up Racing in 2016

Wrapping Up Racing in 2016 Wrapping up racing in 2016 – There is just one more weekend, and that will wrap up the racing year of 2016. Since I am not planning a race I can go ahead and start tallying my races this year. Wow, have I had a pretty good year! I am very pleased with how I have been able to do a variety of races, and actually, most are not even local. 18 is the number {Read More}

Goals to Wrap Up 2016

Goals to Wrap Up 2016 Did you know it is only 74 days left in this year? What about only 10 more Friday’s until Christmas! I know right!!!! You may not be accustom to seeing a “Goals” post from me but it is something I think is a great idea and I am working on changing that. Today, we are talking about Goals to Wrap Up 2016. Good Tuesday to you all today! If you are new to my blog {Read More}

Running Bucket List

Running Bucket List Good Tuesday to you all today! When I saw the Tuesdays on the Run topic I knew I had to jump in here and share with you one thing that is on my Running Bucket List. When I started running, just finishing a 5k was an ultimate goal. I did that and figured out I wasn’t going to die and it had me looking to bigger events. My first half marathon was in New Orleans and wow {Read More}

The Best Running Advice I have ever received is You can Always Improve

The Best Advice I have ever received is You can Always Improve Today I’m taking a quote from my friend, You can always improve That’s what she said. You can always improve. She being my first running buddy. She (Jennifer) always had encouraging words for me, always no matter how hard or tough a run was, how many times I walked she said good job! She is the first person who encouraged me to do better and not settle! She was there {Read More}

Fall 2016 Races

Five Fall 2016 Races   Today I’m sharing with you what’s on tap for me as far as Fall 2016 races and through the end of the year go. What’s in the books? What am I thinking?? It’s all here. Five Fall 2016 Races Number One: Right out of the gate my first half will not be until October 29 and I’ll be in New Orleans running for the second time the: Jazz Half Marathon New Orleans, LA I ran {Read More}

How I Afford Racecations

How I Afford Racecations How I afford racecations is today’s topic. I think there is somewhat of a misconception about the amount of money it takes to travel and race as much as I do. If you follow me even on occasion, you know I’m either coming back from somewhere or headed out somewhere. Honestly, I’m not even sure myself which it is sometimes. It poses the question of how I afford racacations. I hope you’ll continue reading as I {Read More}

Advice I’d give my new runner self

Advice I’d give my new runner self Don’t we all wish we could go back and give ourself advice when we first started running? I sure do! I’m linking up with the ladies of Tuesday on the Run with a fun topic they are throwing out this week: Advice I’d give my new runner self Make sure to visit the ladies, Patty, Erika, and Marcia of Tuesdays on the Run and see what they have to say about it! Also, there {Read More}

Tuesdays Word Frequent

Tuesdays Word Frequent Tuesdays Word Frequent – Even though I have 101 things on my to-do list, I wanted to pop in here, quickly to link up with my Tuesdays on the Run friends: Marcia – Marcia’s Healthy Slice Erika – MCM Mama Runs Patty – My No-Guilt Today their topic is One word that describes your running lately… That word for me would be frequent! If you’ll remember, not only am I participating in a run streak, (Day # {Read More}