What a crazy, stressful, thing we are going through! Who would’ve thought that we would be quarantined for months back in February? Then we joked that we couldn’t be at home for another month and here we are looking at June cancellations now?? Has running been cancelled by you? Are you still able to get any mileage in? I know many states and places have … Continue reading Do you need some motivation?
Here we go again, another month has begun and another month has just passed by….flew by actually. August was full of activity for me. Wish it was all running and active outside sweating sessions but not all of it was. My little started school again so lots of running around for that and getting him ready. Then going through so many challenges….currently trying to get … Continue reading Good bye August.
I have been doing a challenge for myself to complete 3,521 miles. It’s called the Amerithon challenge. It has a MASSIVE medal to go with it too BTW. It is all done virtually and I have been tallying my running, racing, and cycling miles into it. They tell you to accumulate miles as you run, walk, bike, swim, hike, or even pogo stick across America. The “they” … Continue reading Amerithon Challenge Update
Some see challenges as something big and scary. But I see them and I go right for them! I don’t know why but it’s a personal thing and I feel accomplished. Even if I don’t beat the challenge, just willing to try the challenge, any challenge, makes me feel accomplished. If you have been following me on my social media, you’ve seen my recent post about overcoming … Continue reading Challenges with STRENGTH.
HAPPY 4TH OF JULY!!!! Time for fireworks and fun! But there is also something that is kicking off today….and it’s pretty big… Do YOU like a challenge? You know my answer to that. I’ve been going strong in my current Run the year challenge. But in my true, “go big or go home” MO I decided to add another Run The Edge challenge. But this one is a big … Continue reading RUN the states
This year has started off very mad to say the least. So you know I battle with my Scoliosis and most recently being diagnosed with fibromyalgia. There are still some questions unanswered with my health. I still have lots of pain and numbness down the left side of my neck, should, arm and hand. I have had a few more test done because I am also having … Continue reading Running Mad 100
As 2015 comes to a close, it’s time to think about your plans and goals for 2016. Why not have a New Year’s resolution that lasts all year long!?!? I am a planner so I already have something BIG scheduled! I think you should join me in this: I have decided to join Run The Edge‘s latest challenge of running 2,016 miles in 2016. They are … Continue reading Run The Year 2016
Today is Hug a runner day! Today’s celebration was starting by the masterminds behind Run The Edge. It has turned into a global holiday for all runners. This year’s event is a little different being there is a virtual race where all proceeds from registration, go to Girls on the run. There are many ways to participate inn today’s Hug a runner day. You can send hugs, … Continue reading Go ahead. Hug a runner.
It’s about that time!!! Time to start training for my second full marathon!! I am very excited about this one. I am running the Goofy Challenge and a Half!!! Which is the half and full marathon races back to back. A total of 39.3 miles. This past January, I ran the full marathon and the newly added 10K. I trained as best I … Continue reading Marathon training time is here!
The latest coolest thing ever to happen in the running community is known as G.O. H.A.R.D. Haven’t heard of it yet? Let me explain, Globally Organized Hug A Runner Day aka G.O. H.A.R.D. is a new event created by Tim and Adam from Run The Edge. The BIG day is November 20th, 2013. They have created a run(which you can follow on FB) in Portland, Oregon with a local running store in hopes to … Continue reading Get ready to SHARE THE SWEAT!!!!!