I get countless emails and messages from you all asking me to suggest the best place to stay when visiting Orlando. I actually stay at resorts pretty often. It’s our family stay-cations. We do most of our celebrations at resorts in and around Walt Disney World as well. We do have a favorite resort that is connected to our other favorite resort. We stay there pretty often … Continue reading Escape to Orlando
This past weekend, I spent some time enjoying Summer Blast at the Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek. We floated around the lazy river, we watch movies under the stars..while still floating around the pool, and we did a duck race! Along with the Summer Blast celebrations they also do events on the weekends. For this weekend coming up, it will be the sweetest event yet! CUPCAKE LOVERS … Continue reading Will run for cupcakes
Schools out..for Summer! Kids are out of school and it is time to start the Summer fun! I know many of you head to Walt Disney World with the whole gang right!?!? Well here I have the GREATEST place to stay and best way to travel. First off…have you heard of the Hilton Bonnet Creek Summer Blast? No? OK let me explain.. They kick of every Summer with a … Continue reading Summer BLAST!
So now that you survived the online registration of the runDisney Wine and Dine Half Marathon now it’s time to start training and getting your weekend travels ready! I participate in all of the runDisney races and always stay in the same resort. I LOVE LOVE all the amenities included with my stay. I recommend the Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek. It’s super close to all Walt Disney World … Continue reading Wine and Dine and where to stay.
Hear ye hear ye! The princesses have arrived! It’s here runners! runDisney princess half marathon weekend has officially begun! The expo has kicked off and many have already made their way over to pick up bibs, shirts, and lots of fun race merchandise! Even though I will not be running the race, I will be stopping by the expo tomorrow to pick up a few things. One … Continue reading Your royal red carpet awaits..
In case you missed the first half of my Goofy Challenge recap, you can find it here. After we ran the half marathon, we headed back to the resort to get prepared for the marathon. My PT, Joe came back to finish working on me and see how bad I was. I was actually feeling OK and not that sore or pained. The only trouble I was … Continue reading Goofy Challenge the EPIC race.
Since the Goofy Challenge was two races and lots of stuff happened, I am dividing my recap into parts. I don’t want to bore you all in one sitting 😉 It all started by going to the expo to pick up the race packets and the VERY popular race merchandise! Luckily I got everything I was looking for and managed to say hello to some … Continue reading The Goofy Challenge (part 1)
I can comfortably say that this was the most EPIC race I have ever done! From the start of the Wine and Dine Half Marathon Weekend, until the end, FULL of memories!!! Let me start at the beginning…. We checked into the Hilton Bonnet Creek on Friday, the day before the race. Yes, I know, I live nearby but for every runDisney race we stay in or … Continue reading I wined, I dined, I CONQUERED
What an amazing weekend I just had! I had to pinch myself a few times to make sure I wasn’t dreaming because the 2014 Wine and Dine Half Marathon Weekend is one I won’t forget!!! It start off by me checking into the Hilton Bonnet Creek, have any of you stayed there? This place was PERFECTION, in more ways than one. If you don’t know about … Continue reading Marathon Weekends at Bonnet Creek
Things are getting very exciting over here! The Wine and Dine Weekend is 10 days away! It’s been a long time since my last long distance race. I was telling Alpha that I believe to me a distance runner. While the 5Ks, and 10Ks are a lot of fun, my heart is in distance running ❤ I did my last training run yesterday, … Continue reading Ready to Wine and Dine 13.1 miles!