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 →

2014 NYC Marathon training plans!

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As of Sunday, it was 16 weeks until the 2014 NYC Marathon. In case you forgot, I will be running this race once again this … Continue Reading →

Anddd back from vacation!


After a relaxing eight days in the Northwoods, it’s back to Austin… back to life… and back to running! I left you guys with a … Continue Reading →

Skirt Sports 10 on 10


A few weeks ago, I participated in a virtual half marathon with Skirt Sports (one of my favorite new running brands — seriously, their shorts … Continue Reading →

17 things they never told you about running


  1. There will come a time when running three miles (or insert number) becomes no big deal… even if your former self is in … Continue Reading →

Faces of Fitness: Tina Muir


Welcome to another edition of Faces of Fitness! In case you are new to the blog —> see what this series is all about (and … Continue Reading →