The 6 a.m. alarm


Yesterday I got to experience my first commute  in the rain. OK, if you haven’t heard by now, one of the big issues in Austin is … Continue Reading →

Faces of Fitness: Healthy recipe resources


Welcome to another edition of Faces of Fitness! Check out past features here.    This week, I’m switching it up again… The whole idea behind … Continue Reading →

Tips for better snacking


***I seriously cannot believe that someone placed two suspicious bags at the Boston Marathon finish yesterday. The Boston Marathon organizers and police are AMAZING — … Continue Reading →

So, what’s next?


After two exhilarating weekends of racing, it is so sad to see my empty race calendar.  As of right now, I don’t have any races … Continue Reading →

Motivation Monday: Failure


—> need extra motivation? check out past motivation monday posts HERE <—   Failure. It is a word that we use to define so many … Continue Reading →

2014 ZOOMA Texas Half Marathon Race Recap


After months of anticipation, this weekend was the ZOOMA Texas Half Marathon, 10k and 5k. I was lucky to be chosen as an ambassador for … Continue Reading →

A weekend of races


This was a busy busy weekend… and all in a GREAT way! The weekend kicked off on Friday with the ZOOMA “Mocktail Party” where I … Continue Reading →

Getting ready for ZOOMA Texas!


So earlier this week I was telling the hubs that ZOOMA Texas was this weekend, and all I got back was a blank stare. Apparently … Continue Reading →

Faces of Fitness:


Hoops & Yoyo will tell you that its Second Guess Thursday:   …but in reality its Faces of Fitness Thursday!  While Faces of Fitness has … Continue Reading →

Trying out a Graze Box


I have to share this picture from this weekend’s race because it is one of my recent favorites from race day: I feel like I … Continue Reading →