13.2 miles + Why not run a half marathon on 1,300 feet of elevation + Meal Prep + Is it too big?

Happy Easter everyone! We failed as dog moms as we didn't bust out the bunny outfits for Emmy and Bella. I set my alarm at an early 7:30am (early for me) as I wanted to hit up Eisenhower Park for the first time. I've been thinking about running trails since I crossed that finish line …

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Best Queso + Wedding Cake Ordered + Trail Maps + Scooters + Real Ale Brewery

Happy Saturday! Friday evening started by dropping Lynn's car off to get repaired from hail damage. Last weeks storms sadly left a few dents in her car. After we dropped off, we cruised around downtown, looked at neighborhoods, and ended up near the River Walk and the King William District. This area is so beautiful …

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15 Things I learned at the Austin Rattler 33k Trail Race + Next up?

I'm still pretty pumped from this past weekend's Austin Rattler and I'm pretty sure Lynn is tired of listening to me still talk about it. This is a path I saw at work today... and it made my want to strap on my hydration vest, hop in my car, and drive back to Reveille Peak …

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Austin Rattler 33k Trail Race Recap

I miss everything about this past weekend! First and foremost, Reveille Peak Ranch is stunning and I'm so grateful that we had the opportunity to spend the weekend supporting the MTB athletes Saturday, and racing on Sunday! I'm also super lucky that I have an amazing cheerleader and fiancé that is willing to get up …

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I did it! Austin Rattler 33k in the books + 3rd Place +

I'll have a full race recap tomorrow, but wanted to say that I DID IT! That was THE hardest thing I've ever done race wise, but one of the most rewarding! Doing 21.7 miles on the road can get a little challenging for me, mostly mentally. However, having a few thousand feet of elevation gain, …

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Austin Rattler MTB Leadville Qualifier Race + 33k Eve + GU for it

What. A. Fabulous. Day Alarm went off bright and early, but we were super excited as we were headed to the Austin Rattler Put on by Youphoria Productions!!!! Today was the 33k, 66k and 100k MTB race with the two latter being Leadville qualifiers. Aren't the hats adorable? We each got one along with a …

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