I absolutely love this post by Kristin Armstrong on Runner’s World —> Double Dip.  It actually piggy backs on my post yesterday about the importance … Continue Reading →

Motivation Monday: Spontaneity


Happy happy Monday! This weekend was absolutely amazingly fun! We had some friends visiting from NYC and tried to show them all that Austin had … Continue Reading →

Friday favorite 5


Happy happy Friday! I (almost) am done with my second week of marathon training, hip hip hooray!    In honor of Friday, a compilation of … Continue Reading →

Running on White Rock Creek Trail


I was so proud of myself this weekend because I finally packed my running shoes for a vacation… and used them! I am notorious for … Continue Reading →

Marathon training essentials


Marathon training is well underway and in order to make it through the 16 weeks of training, there are a few things that I just … Continue Reading →

When C+ becomes an A+


I have never been a person that’s been in super into makeup… give me some mascara and eyeliner and I’m good to go!  So when … Continue Reading →

Motivation Monday: Endurance


  Happy happy Monday! Hope you all had fabulous weekends and are ready to take this week by storm… ready? GO! After successfully ticking off … Continue Reading →

Hello, Friday + some new favorites.


Wahoo for *almost* having a full week of marathon training done! This has been a rougher start to marathon training than usual… I think my … Continue Reading →

Bloated belly from running (and how to fix it)


There’s nothing like going for a run, feeling a rush of exhilaration when you finally hit stop on the Garmin and get inside… only to … Continue Reading →

2014 Stampede 5k Recap


I am going to make a new annual tradition — whenever I go back to Wisconsin in the summer, I will look for a 5k … Continue Reading →