Best Queso + Wedding Cake Ordered + Trail Maps + Scooters + Real Ale Brewery

Happy Saturday! Friday evening started by dropping Lynn's car off to get repaired from hail damage. Last weeks storms sadly left a few dents in her car. After we dropped off, we cruised around downtown, looked at neighborhoods, and ended up near the River Walk and the King William District. This area is so beautiful …

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I did it! Austin Rattler 33k in the books + 3rd Place +

I'll have a full race recap tomorrow, but wanted to say that I DID IT! That was THE hardest thing I've ever done race wise, but one of the most rewarding! Doing 21.7 miles on the road can get a little challenging for me, mostly mentally. However, having a few thousand feet of elevation gain, …

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Babies All Day + Easy Runs + Austin Rattler 33k + Hachie 50 Miler excitement + 100 posts

Happy Monday! Saturday's blog post marked my 100th post. Pretty exciting to think about how much fun it's been! I've made a ton of connections, grown a lot while holding myself accountable as a runner, and have become a better speller. (Kidding) Seriously though, hard to believe it's only been 4 months since I started …

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Long run + 41 days till 50 Miler Ultra Marathon + My Top 10 Running or Racing Tips Right Now

Well hello there! Hope this is finding you enjoying your weekend! So, I just realized I have 41 days until my first 50 miler, and I'm still a bit terrified of that distance! I did a 50k last June in Farmville, VA and I remember how tough that was! I was very under prepared though, …

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Top 13.1 Running Memories + Favorite meal + Candy Sushi and Sake + Lots of Pics

Being that this Sunday is my 29th half marathon, I dug through Facebook to fine some of my favorite 13.1 running memories from completed races. I loved scrolling through and seeing so many races, friends and memories. I did NOT like seeing how I've aged. Lol. *** disclaimer - Pardon the tired faces, smeared makeup, …

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Motivation Monday + Inspired + Trail & Ultra Running

Happy Monday World! I hope everyone had an amazing start to their week. Mondays can be the least favorite day of the week for most, and I have the hardest time getting up on Monday mornings (yeah, yeah... I have a hard time getting up EVERY morning).  That being said, I'm trying something new where …

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