10 Things I wish I knew then…

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Recently I have been around a lot of newer runners.  Watching them as they train.  Some just working up to being able to run a mile, some training for their first half marathon and others building toward that very first … Continue reading

Week 7 Workout Recap

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Week 7 (2/12-2/18) Last week was far from where I wanted it to be.  I had sick kids at home and I wasn’t feeling great myself.  So it became kind of a quiet before the storm kind of week. Sunday: … Continue reading

Finding Peace on the Trails

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Yesterday started off and ended GREAT!  It was a beautiful crisp morning and I just knew something good was in the air.I had a couple issues with my work programs throughout the day and still had some residual cold issues … Continue reading

Week 6 Workout Recap

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Week 6 (2/5-2/11) Sunday:  I had 8 on the books and a friend had 5.  I told her I would meet her after running 3 and we could do the last 5 together.  It was beautiful out, well it was … Continue reading

Week 5 Workout Recap

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Week 5 (01/29-02/04): This week was better in terms of running but was a complete fail in the cross training part of life.  I had a houseful of sick kids all week and it made life just a little more … Continue reading

Clear Lake 10k

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This was me and Dares third time running this race, so we knew the drill and were excited for it to come around.  This is the only 10k we run each year, so it is a pretty big deal.  We … Continue reading

Week 4: AFM Training

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Last week was week 4/16 in my Air Force Marathon training cycle.  It had a lot of good and some not so great mixed in! Sunday-6/19:  I had an easy 8 miler, Dare went with me and we had a … Continue reading

My Racing Bucket List

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I haven’t been writing much for the last week since Diggs (my 12 year old) decided to expose my household to pink eye.  So instead of opening up my laptop and writing I was disinfecting everything in my home.  🙂 … Continue reading

Racecation: Georgia Day 2

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Friday started off with the infamous hotel breakfast of waffles and cereal!  I tried to stomach some of their coffee but honestly it was horrible!!!  After everyone had their stomachs full and bodies clean we headed out for a day … Continue reading

Racecation: Georgia Day 1

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This morning we headed out dark and early…this meant waking everyone up at 3:30am to start our long drive across the country to Georgia!!  Kevin and I took turns and each drove about half way, for a total of around … Continue reading