Category Archives: Races

12 Races in 12 Months

Happy New Year friends! I’ve mentioned before that I’m not big on resolutions for New Years, but there’s nothing wrong with setting some goals for the upcoming year. I really got back into running 5ks last year, I did 4. But I wanted to commit to consistently running throughout 2015, so I decided to commit to doing one race a

How I found my way back to running

I’ve talked a little bit about my evolving fitness goals, but today I want to focus on running. Up until this year, I hadn’t run consistently in a very long time for a myriad of reasons, but I missed it. A lot. This spring and summer, I headed out to run thinking I would just easily work my way up

Branson and The Glow Run

We just got back from a week in Branson, Missouri yesterday. Boy did I need a vacation! We were lucky enough to rent a condo (right near the lake!) so that we could prepare our own foods and keep it relatively healthy. Not to mention we were able to keep the cost of the trip down. Monday night was spent

The Martini Mile

This Saturday, we ran the Martini Mile, a four-person relay where each person runs a mile. This race was special because it was the first race my husband and I have ever done together. He’s not crazy about running, but he was a good sport. I was a little nervous because I haven’t done a race in about 6 years.