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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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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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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There Is No Pause + Embrace the Suck + Welcome the Elements + Bachelorette Weekend

This has been another start to a great week! I’ve got almost 50 miles under me for the past 7 days and my legs are feeling stronger and I’m so grateful! Monday night we had a date night planned as I had bought tickets for another movie. It was a one night showing and was …

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Weekly running + Scallywompus 5k with Cross Country Girls + Top 4 + Tips for Getting out the door in the Early Mornings

Another fabulous week is almost in the books! One more week of cross country and then back to my norm, more blogging, serious marathon training and a little thing called a wedding! I’ve been trying to get myself as put together as possible at night so in the morning all I have to do is …

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