Some days are rough, some days don’t even have a word to describe it. But a way to recover from them or to survive…is to RUN. At least that is what they say. Running can be difficult at times, yes, but it can also be therapeutic too. Some people blast some music in their headphones and are lost on the trails for a few hours, … Continue reading Monday.
I know that people say that running is the cheapest sport, but if you think about it, it really isn’t LOL. You might want to have the shoes, running gear, watch, hat, bra, and injury prevention stuff like KT Tape or Pro Compression socks. So I’ve put together some of my favorites that are having some awesome Cyber Monday Deals! Just click their name and … Continue reading Running Cyber Monday Deals!
Sometimes in life you can’t predict what will happen to you. Sometimes in life you surprise yourself. Bottom line, you never know what is going to happen. That is why you should always be unstoppable. Life is tough so why make it tougher? Lately it has been a ridiculously rough bump for me. Between the double seizures, and me falling and the recent findings in my … Continue reading Run the day, don’t let the day run you.
Sometimes motivation slaps you in the face, and sometimes you need it more than ever. Other times you need to just look back to your past, even though they tell you never to look back. When you do look back at everything you have accomplished, it can help you more than you think. It did for me today. I’ve been fighting a horrible migraine for … Continue reading Monday Motivation
Global running day is just a few days away. The day where runners ALL OVER THE WORLD unite and take over the streets, the trails, and claim them. It’s a pretty powerful movement and very inspiring to see runners everywhere of all speeds, ages, types, even breeds! First off…do you know what Global Running Day is? It is a day for people ALL over the world to … Continue reading What does running mean to YOU?
We all have that ONE pair of shoes in a series that we go head over “heels” for. Those pairs of shoes we try to stock up on before they are gone because they are so amazing that you need to have as many as them as possible. You all know I am a devoted ASICS runner right? I have been running in the Gel-Kayano series for … Continue reading 23 reasons why the ASICS Gel-Kayano 23 are phenomenal.
2 days ago my little sidekick alerted me to a fibromyalgia flare up. The thing that I hate about it sometimes is that it flares up slowly. So for the past 2 days I’ve been in horrible pain. Since the OUC Half marathon I did last weekend, I’ve done a few miles here and there. But these past two days I’ve been wanting to just crawl into … Continue reading Own it. Recognize it. And be stronger because of it.
You know what is tough? Running with constant pain or debilitating illnesses that constantly get in your way. You know what is worse? Getting knocked down and having to be even stronger than you were before to pick yourself back up to be tougher and continue fighting. That is where I am at right now. You all know me best as the Scoliosis runner, and … Continue reading Go the EXTRA MILE
ASICS is always up to wonderful and amazing things. This time they have teamed up with 3 non-profit organizations and are committed to raise awareness and donations to their charities. I’m going to tell you why ASICS has joined forces with Cookies For Kids’ Cancer. Cookies for Kids’ Cancer, a national 501(c)3 non-profit, is committed to raising funds for research to develop new, improved treatments for pediatric … Continue reading #AccelerateHope with ASICS
I’ll leave off where Part I left off. Megan and I met up in the lobby of the Hilton Bonnet Creek because she was driving us to Epcot. Walking to the start line, I was a little worried because my rotated ribs were REALLY bothering me. I didn’t tell her because I didn’t want to worry her. I had a massive headache the size of the death … Continue reading Star Wars-Dark Side Challenge Part II, The finale