8.5 Friday Miles + Hardest Step + In Laws Have Arrived!

Yesterday I had repeats on the road and was to aiming to hit a certain pace. 2 mile warm up, handful of 1.5 mile repeats, and cool down totaled 8.5 miles for the morning! The first 400 meters of the run my shin was bothering me still. However, as I got warmed up... so did …

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6 Easy Saturday Miles + Our Wedding Dresses Arrived + Date Afternoon at La Cantera

6 easy miles to kick of Saturday! There was a slight breeze which was nice and made the 6 miles enjoyable! Legs were a bit tight from Friday's mile repeats at the track, but by mile 3 they felt pretty strong! I didn't take water with me as I didn't want to carry anything and …

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Easy 6 Miles before Saturday Time Trail + Love/Hate Cryotherapy + Kuenstler Brewing with Friends

6 easy miles on a Friday was a nice way to start the day! I took them very slow as I didn't want to have any soreness for my time trial on Saturday. I've also never ran 11 miles in two days before a timed run, so I made sure to keep it nice and …

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What a weekend! Wedding Venue + Vineyards + Breweries + Friends + 40 Mile Week

It is now 9pm on Monday. I know I said to kick me if I wasn't in bed by 9pm every night this week. However, it's been such a crazy busy 3 days I haven't blogged and I wanted to get share it all with you before more fun happens. Saturday morning I woke up …

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Friday Favorites + I’m Loving Having a Plan + Poor Bella + Updates

TGIF! I love running - (when I’m done) headband! This Week's Friday Favorites (and a few wish list items) Hydro Flask Water Bottle 32-Ounce- This one is on my wish list. Liquid stays hot/cold forever and it looks cool. Love the colors!Hydro Flask 21 oz Water Bottle - Again a wish list. Everyone needs two …

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Father’s Day + Friends + Fun + Flat Tire + 7 Purposeful Miles

Happiest of Father's Day to all the amazing dads out there! I'm grateful for my Dad, Stepdad and now Dad Papke as well! I appreciate all they've done and continue to do for me! Love you guys! This next week is going to be pretty brutal, so super early morning wake up calls will be …

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