All that matters is…


…it’s Friday! Wahoo!   And because it’s Friday, some random thoughts and fun things. P.S. Don’t forget to enter my Bottleband giveaway if you haven’t … Continue Reading →

Do you think this is cheating?


We’ve all been there, or seen it happen in a race. Cramps, pains, whatever it may be… it makes you – or someone around you — drop … Continue Reading →



One of my favorite things about living in Texas is the opportunity to eat all of the amazing BBQ. There are a TON of great … Continue Reading →

BottleBand ~ Review & Giveaway


I am currently going through this phase where I don’t like wearing my FlipBelt/SPI Belt/Fuel Belt — basically any sort of belt that holds running … Continue Reading →

It’s about to get real.


Thank you to everyone who entered by giveaway with I Am Funny Shirts! The winner will be contacted. And don’t get sad if you didn’t … Continue Reading →

17 miles, attempt #2


On my training plan today, I was supposed to run 12 miles. But last weekend’s attempt at 17 miles was such a disaster, ending up … Continue Reading →

The 5:30 a.m. run


When I started my training journey to the NYC Marathon, I knew that in order to get in the mid-distance runs during the weeks, my … Continue Reading →

Currently. (volume 2)


I wrote one of these posts about a month and a half ago and it’s due time for another one.  Currently…  >>> Super mad that … Continue Reading →

The side effects of marathon training


I’ve mentioned a few times that the Advanced Marathoning training plan is one of the toughest ones I’ve ever done before. I ran it the … Continue Reading →

5 must-have cookbooks for your kitchen


One of the smartest things you can do to eat healthy is to have a kitchen stocked and ready to go for you… it makes … Continue Reading →