Tejas (Texas) Trail Running Festival Weekend Part Two + Global Running Day

So today is the best day of the year! Well, besides Chevron Houston Marathon race day and every other race day I have throughout the year! What Gets Me Out the Door to Run Every Day - I have a total love hate relationship with running as most runners probably do! I love the feeling …

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Texas / Tejas Trail Running Festival Race Recap (3) – 13.1/10k/5k + Fun in Spicewood

Friday Evening I got home at a decent hour Friday evening and was oh so excited to pack and hit the road. We had rented an adorable Airbnb cabin in Spicewood which was only about 10 minutes from the start line in Krause Springs. They didn’t allow pets so Mom & Dad Papke kindly offered …

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I did it – 23 Miles (I’ll explain) + Race & Weekend Recap Tomorrow + No Regrets but a Few Rookie Moves

What an amazing weekend, and we miss it already! I have so much to share, but I’ll do a full race and weekend recap tomorrow! I’ll also have a post later this week with some lessons I learned over the race weekend! My Sinus infection did affect me during the races a bit (plus it …

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Severe Sinus Infection + 36 Hours + Guess Who Passed Her RRCA Running Certification Exam?

Well hello! This has been a not so fun week for this little Road Runner Chick. As you know from Monday's post, I was feeling the funk. My head hurt, nose was stuffy, couldn't smell or taste.... and I had a fever of 100.5 before I went to bed that night! I’ve been drinking tea …

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