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}

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}

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}

Magnolia Half Marathon Recap 2015

Magnolia Half Marathon Recap 2015 Find out about this race and what a great time I had in the Magnolia Half Marathon Recap 2015 I am so happy to have been able to run this race, in my hometown no doubt! For the last 2 years, I have thought about this race. The first year I volunteered and last year I just did not think I was ready for the half. Well let me just tell you I was right, {Read More}

Weekly Wrap #16 Friends Food Finisher

Weekly Wrap #16 Friends Food Finisher It’s that time again for the Weekly Wrap #16 Friends Food Finisher edition. So very glad you dropped in. We also hope you linked up your own post with us. Remember we are giving away a $75 gift card to use just in time for Christmas for one lucky linker. That’s right, earn an entry by linking up with us, and why wouldn’t you, right? It was a busy week for me and my {Read More}

Racecations

Racecations Talking about Racecations today! Since I just got back from one in New Orleans, it is fresh on my mind. If you want to check out what all we did be sure to jump on over –> Here!  It’s no secret I loving running races and traveling and I may even have a slight addiction, who am I kidding, I totally would need rehab if I wanted to quit. In my opinion, the ultimate vacation is paired with running {Read More}

Tupelo Half Marathon 2015

Tupelo Half Marathon 2015 Race Recap This is a recap of the Tupelo Half Marathon held in Tupelo, Mississippi on September 6, 2015.   This was my second time to participate in the Tupelo Half Marathon. Let me just say, last year this course about killed me! Ok, maybe a slight over exaggeration… There is no question where the phrase so commonly associated with this race comes from: TRAMPLE THE WEAK, HURDLE THE DEAD!   No joke, I was left with {Read More}

Fall Races

Fall Races   Happy Friday, Y’all! Today I’m talking about Fall Races! Ahhh, I think my most favorite season is Fall! Although I don’t too much like that everything Fall has to do with Pumpkin flavored this or that… I will admit my favorite holiday is Halloween as well! Number One – Tupelo Marathon and 13.1 Miler – September 6 Yes it is actually this weekend and while it’s not officially Fall it is September and hey, that’s close enough, right!?! {Read More}

Bring It To The Bay Half Marathon 15 Recap

Bring It To The Bay Half Marathon 15 Full Recap   This was their 2nd annual Half Marathon and was held on Saturday March 21st for this 2015 edition. The weather was as beautiful as the race course was, which started in the heart of Bay St. Louis on the corner of Main Street and the scenic Beach Boulevard.  The route took us over the Bay bridge and into Pass Christian, back over the bridge and ended in downtown Bay {Read More}

Mississippi Blues Half Recap

Mississippi Blues Half Recap 2015 Mississippi Blues Half Recap 2015 Friday was full of uncertainty, excitement and fear as I thought about the race before me tomorrow. I had looked at the elevations, had heard others talk about the hills.  I still have Tupelo in the back of my mind.  For me Tupelo was hard….. period.   It was hot, humid and I was not prepared enough for it and therefore I did not do as well as I had hoped {Read More}