Plano Balloon Festival Half Marathon Recap + 13.1 #32 + Next Training Cycle

What a weekend it was! Half Marathon #32 is in the books. I'm proud of this race although it was by far not my fastest. I kept with a strategy Stayed mentally engaged Had patience and perseverance in each mile Didn't freak out when I realized it was hilly as hell Didn't die in the …

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2.5 Days + Whatever My Body Gives Me + Garmin Impresses

After Sunday's long run, Monday was the pool and I had speed work on Tuesday. I was both excited and nervous as I had a a long warmup and Five 1ks with specific paces to hit. I prayed this little leg of mine would hold up. I walked away from Tuesday very happy. Always humbled …

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Friday Running + Meet the Shamrocks + Most Boring Football Game Ever + Sunday Runday

Friday started with a laugh when I saw the above! That darn Lizzo song is one of the best annoying songs ever! What do I mean by this? I love the song.... but then I can't get it out of my head. For like hours. Or overnight. Like I wake up humming that damn song. …

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Running is a Funny Sport + Emmy & Bella are Famous + A Better Week

Running is a funny sport: When I can't run, I'd give anything to do it! Sometimes when I'm running I'd rather be doing anything else! Yet, I wouldn't really. Then at the end of the workout I can't wait to recover and do it again! When something hurts, I promise myself that I'll give it …

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Mint to Be…. again! + Wedding Invitations + 71 Days Until the I Do’s

I can't believe we are only 71 days away from our wedding day! Ten weeks, can you believe it?! It seems like it was just yesterday that we got engaged... I have the story of how we both did it somewhere in my blog posts. I'll have to go back, find and share again 🙂 …

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Turn Up Your Run at the Plano Balloon Festival + Half Marathon/10k/5k/1k

What is cooler than 50 beautiful hot air balloons, entertainment, fireworks and family fun? Getting to pick a race to run the same weekend as the Plano Balloon Festival is taking place! September 20th-22nd Plano is the place you need to be! Bring your family and friends and make it an epic weekend full of …

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