Hot Track Miles + Certified + Laughs, Friends & Beer

Yesterday was a busy day! I wanted to get my first run in since last weekend's idiotic three races. 🙂 I busted out the trusty and dusty Brooks. I really need to wash these things, but there was no time for that as it was already 10am and hot as an oven outside! Lynn came …

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2 Year Anniversary + Chart House Restaurant Tower of the Americas + Cancelled + Jared Ward!!!

Do you want the good news, or the bad news first? Bad news, okay! I had been looking forward to Global Running Day in Houston for months. Even more so once I got selected to be one of the lucky peeps that get to be an ambassador for the 2020 Chevron Houston Marathon or Aramco …

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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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8 Miles + Best Phone Call Ever + An Important Topic I Want to Talk About – Post Race Depression

Yesterday morning I woke up a little fuzzy, but headed to get a quick three miles in before work. It was the most enjoyable quick run I'd had in awhile! I've actually really started to enjoy getting my run in early, even though it means less sleep. It's so quiet and the birds are chirping …

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Miss it + Sore + Meal Prep + Visto Athletic (more to come) + Happy Mother’s Day

Well that was a lot of topics in the title 🙂 First and foremost.... Happy Mother's Day to all of you amazing women out there! My mom is the most incredible person ever, and I don't know what I'd do without her! So glad we got to see her last weekend! Friday I had a …

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I did it! My first 50 Mile Race + Beat goal time + Hachie 50 Race Recap

I am so excited to report back that I have now officially completed a 50 mile race! Yesterday was incredible and I'm pumped to tell you all about it! Friday started out with a visit to ALAMO CITY CRYOTHERAPY to get a MIC-B12 Complex Shot. I figured the little bit of a boost couldn't hurt …

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