Back on the Wagon + 9 Days until the Chevron Houston Marathon + Taper Week 1 + Friday Favorites

Happy New Year! It’s been two weeks since I’ve blogged, and a resolution this year is to get back on track with a daily blog post. I think sometimes I made it way more complicated than it needed to be, so I’m going to just be simple, share my running journey and snippets from life... …

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62 Mile Marathon Training Week + My Very First 5k + Restless Sleep After Long Run or Race

No wonder I was tired at the end of yesterday. Not only did I finish an 18 mile Sunday long Run but I clocked 62 miles for the week, my highest mileage of the training cycle. Why I didn’t put in this work years ago is beyond me, but I think I needed to be …

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Importance of a Running Coach + Christmas is Here + Marriage License

It’s beginning to look a lot like... yup, you guessed it.... Christmas! Sunday we decided to go ahead and get a tree and decorate. It’s definitely the earliest I’ve ever had a tree up, but we knew that with wedding, Thanksgiving, a few races, etc.... it would be the first of December at least (which …

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Favorite Running Books (by request) + Countdowns are Getting Real

How is it already Thursday... and the 7th of November. I've wished for this time of the year... well, all year... and now I want time to slow down a bit so I don't miss anything! It's gone by so fast that tomorrow I will share our Christmas decorating skills as our tree went up …

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Happy Halloween + Back on Track + Happy, Hungry and Humble + Be in the Now + Austin Marathon

I hope everyone had a fantastic Halloween! I need to know what everyone did and what costumes were worn! So, has anyone else heard Christmas Carols as of yet? I have and I’ll admit I’m not quite ready for it! Listen, I was that kid that would cry taking down the Christmas tree and loved …

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Speedwork and Core workout to start week + Feeling good + 5 New Favorites + Wunderlust 5k in Fredericksburg TX

Lynn and I went to bed a little late last night. Why? Because we got looking at Pinterest. You know how one thing leads to another, which leads to something else.... and before you know it you are looking at Dachshunds dressed as ducks or running on a treadmill. As I left for work yesterday …

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