I am Grateful For…

2.5 days. 60 hours 48 minutes and 14 seconds. Less than that by the time this is posted. In that amount of time I will be lined up, heart full, mind focused and praying for an incredible race. By incredible, I don’t mean a race day miracle. I mean the type of incredible where the …

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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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Friday Favorites + The Woodlands Marathon + Race Discount Codes

Happy Saturday. I thought it was Sunday for half of the morning but who really knows what day of the week it is between Christmas and New Years?! So, I’m doing Friday Favorites on here.... on a Saturday. I started yesterday but got distracted 🙂 I’ve had several of you ask me about a few …

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Why You Might Be Restless After a Hard Run or Race + Happy Christmas Eve + Wedding Pictures Sneak Peak

Happy Christmas Eve everyone! I’m been awake for almost all of it 🙂 The past few nights I’ve had crap sleep, and I mentioned I had done some research and would share my findings. Last night was one of the worst nights sleep I’ve had in a long time. I went to bed at like …

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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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The Taper Blues + Pre Race Sickness, Phantom Pains & Worry + Embrace The Less

Taper Pains Last weekend I ran my 33rd half marathon. I had put in some great runs, hadn’t missed a workout, and was looking forward to a mini taper.... until I was in it and was miserable. I only had a mini taper, as San Antonio wasn’t the goal... Houston is, in January. I’ll then …

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