“How Do You Know If Someone Ran A Marathon?”

"Don't worry they'll tell you." I used to hear this joke often in running blogs and fitness magazines. And it made me do a slight chuckle because it was always true.  When I started my journey of training to run an actual full marathon, this joke always played like a broken record in the back … Continue reading “How Do You Know If Someone Ran A Marathon?”

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Oh The Fears of Running! (also told through the film Run, Fat Boy, Run)

I'm cranky today. I'm cranky because for the umpteenth morning I have gotten up earlier than I have to and went for my morning run.  Usually this doesn't bother me, I love running in the morning.  The air is fresh, despite the fact that one of the farmers recently applied chicken shit all over his … Continue reading Oh The Fears of Running! (also told through the film Run, Fat Boy, Run)

How Taking My Grandma to Florida Humbled Me.

Two days before my husband, my father, and I were set to hit the road to Port St. Lucie, Florida for a week long, overdue, and much deserved vacation, I walked through the front door after getting home from work to find Jeff sitting in the recliner listening to Motown music and cooking dinner.  It … Continue reading How Taking My Grandma to Florida Humbled Me.

My Weekend Bucket List!

Yes it's time for another weekend bucket list! I just turned 29 last month, so I'm going to make my twenties end with a bang and continue to live to the fullest! I'm so excited because Jeff and I are going on a long overdue vacation for the next eight days, it's our first in … Continue reading My Weekend Bucket List!

My Weekend Bucket List!

Jesus GOD it's Friday!  This week has been super long, yet it seemed to have gone by so fast at the same time!  I hope your week is ending well.  Some of you may have the weekend off, some of you may not.  Whatever you're doing this weekend, having fun and having quality time with … Continue reading My Weekend Bucket List!

Bucket List Series Pt. One: #142–Visiting the Garden of the Gods

It's been a week since my last blog post! I've been one busy bee!  But hello, World! I'm back. Today I wanted to kick off a series of blog posts about things I've checked off or will check off of my bucket list in the future.  I made a bucket list in October of 2014 … Continue reading Bucket List Series Pt. One: #142–Visiting the Garden of the Gods

Nostalgic Thursdays: 10 years ago

Hey Everyone! #throwbackthursday or #tbt is one of the weekly delights I like to partake in.  I am a firm believer that you shouldn't live in the past completely, but I also believe strongly that you should remember where you came from, and I think that this has always helped me look forward.  It's always wonderful to … Continue reading Nostalgic Thursdays: 10 years ago