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XX2i Bermuda1’s Review

*Disclaimer: I received a pair of XX2i Bermuda Sunglasses to review as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (Ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review find and write race reviews!* Yay! Sunglasses! I LOVE sunglasses I am light-sensitive, actually super light-sensitive is more accurate and  I NEED sunglasses or else… how threatening […]

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Life has a funny way of getting in the way… one thing leads to another and BOOM its been way too long since your last run. Life throws you curve balls, or nasty sliders, and you strikeout, maybe you even get the golden sombrero (3 strikeouts in one game) maybe you get lucky and bounce […]


A Little Break…

I’m taking, well I have taken, a little break I’m not sure what to write about, I don’t feel like writing and I don’t want to just blabber on about my meh-ness so… i’ll be back, hopefully soon

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Running Sucks

Running sucks. Running sucks for a boat load of reasons, every changing, horrible, awful, dreadful, sad reasons. Examples include, injuries, laundry, expensive must have gear, blisters, missing runs, humidity, sore muscles, bad runs, dead GPS watches,  way too freeking early race starts, chafing, RUNger, ice, broken cell phones, lack of PRs, race costs – shall […]

hemp protein smoothie Manitoba Harvest


Note: I consider myself super lucky to be able to participate in the Manitoba Harvest + Sweat Pink #HempProteinSmoothie Campaign! I was provided with the products seen below, I have since purchased a lot more… more on that below. Just keeping it real I LOVE Manitoba Harvest! for so many reasons (being plant based/vegan/natural being the […]

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Pi Day 5K Recap

Yay Pi Day! A day for the geeks, nerds, and numbers people (in all of us?) It’s been a very long time since I have recapped a race, even longer since I’ve run one and maybe the first time I’ve ever recapped a virtual race. I decided to do Fitfam’s Pi Day5K because umm Pi Day! […]

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Training update…

74. 74 days until my next half, the half I am supposed to own. The half I’m supposed to be ready for and I don’t feel ready. I don’t feel like I will be ready and I’m super nervous, at least the weather is improving, fingers crossed we are done with snow and sub 25 […]


prAna spring style

This post is sponsored by prAna and Fit Approach, all opinions are my own.  Spring has (almost) sprung! How’s your spring fitness wardrobe? I am all about function when it comes to workout gear however when I can get something functional that is also stylish and sustainable i’m extatic! prAna offers all three where many companies just […]

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Working Out When You Have An Infant

Please don’t work out until you are medically cleared and then start slow, don’t listen to me, i don’t care… Just be smart! no one’s got time to be injured right? Working out, exercising, running, cardio, strength training, yoga, spinning, walking, cross fit, jogging, whatever you do and whatever you call it working out when […]