Taking A Few Days Off…

and not by choice ūüôĀ It happens to all of us right? Illness? family emergency? medical procedures? work? travel? SOMETHING! that prevents us from running that we cannot totally 100% control… This is my reality for the next few days. I had dental surgery – not a huge deal just am not supposed to work …

Instagram Tips For Runners!

Let me start with the I am NOT an expert, I’m not even that cool on Instagram disclaimer, also thanks to a stalker I had to remove over 1200 followers (talk about a daunting process- took me hours and hours and hours over a week) and make my account private for over a year, so …

3 Reasons YOU Should Eat More Veggies

I’m guilty of not eating enough veggies and I mostly always have been… WHAT!!! Wait a second…. how is that possible? easy… carbs. I may have been a vegetarian since 12 but I’m pretty good at avoiding vegetables, at least I can be… Anyway here are 3 super important reasons why YOU should eat more …

February aka RUNuary

February¬†… aka RUNuary… at least that is my hope. Run! Run! Run! all month long, well not every day but a lot… Yes it’s the shortest month of the year! And yup it’s the maybe¬†coldest month of the year! Oh and it’s also¬†probably¬†snowiest month of the season. However it will be the¬†best winter month of …

Virtual Runs!

Virtual Runs… I used to be skeptical of them, I though they were silly and pointless… Then my views changed and I liked them, it was a little boost of motivation, a way to take part in a race without going to the race and hello RACE BLING! Then I got cold on them again, …

Sleep!

Let’s talk sleep… I LOVE to sleep! I’ve even trained my toddler to sleep in¬† so far sleep late enough (no 6am waking up here) any who Sleep! for athletes, especially runners, is super important… so much so that a lot of places have written about it (here and here and here¬†and here)… sleep is …

Stroller Running

Let’s talk stroller running… DAMN it’s tough, I knew it wasn’t going to be easy especially as the kiddo gets bigger and factoring in I live in a somewhat hilly neighborhood but man it’s tough, especially going up hill which I’m not the best at to begin with, it counts as arm work right?¬†Side note: …

NEW Garmin Fenix 5s

OMG YAY FINALLY WOO HOO! Garmin has announced a smaller Fenix watch, the 5s! And it is coming soon! So I’m not a reviewer … check out DCRainmaker for all of the important info or Garmin… but OMG I am excited, I’ve been waiting for this for a while because the OG Fenix is just …

Essential Foods

AKA these are foods I usually ALWAYS have around Of course fruits and vegetables are seasonal and vary by region so I do my best to keep in season produce on hand at all times. I am also 100% positive that I have left at least a few things out… oops Non-perishables: Canned beans (black, …

2017

2017 is almost here! Another year gone and another to begin. This is the time when bloggers (and mostly everyone really..) sets their yearly¬†goals… the resolutions, the I’m doing this¬†this year stuff,¬†the time when people talk about their plan for the year, what they want to achieve, what they want to change, what they want …