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 …

It’s The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year…

Ambassador time! You know that time of year when all of your favorite brands open up ambassador applications? Some are over and teams are assembled, some are about to announce the lucky few you get to officially spread the love and some are still accepting or will shortly be accepting applications… Over the years I’ve …

Winter Plan

Winter is kinda sorta here, at least it is in my hood. I have love – hate, but mostly meh feelings towards winter (icy, snow, slush, darkness and temps under 25 degrees) and winter training (looking for Winter Running Tips? click HERE) It it tough to stay motivated and can be hard to stick to …

Starting Over?

Am I starting over? or just finding my base, I mean getting back to my base. What is a ‘base’ anyway? I guess it only matters what a base is to me right?… I think of it as a I’m not training for a specific event, or distance, I’m simply running for fun, for life, …

Streaking

I am not a streaker… nope, not me, not even a little at least not at this time… I’ve tried to (run) streak in the past, I think I maybe made it 32 days? I can’t remember but now… I couldn’t last 4 days, actually it was 3 days… I couldn’t even make it 3 …

Tis The Season…

It’s that time of year again… the time when the year is almost over… when we scramble to end the year on a high note, maybe that is just me 😉 I am ending the year with not 1, not 2, not 3 but 4 virtual runs! Why? To kick start 2017, to avoid the …