We all know that the marathon is not an easy feat to conquer. It’s 26.2 miles or 42.165 kilometers. That’s a lot of steps! Now I think it’s the training that makes the marathon the toughest part. Because it’s months and months of running and having good and bad runs. Figuring out what’s the best midrun fuel. Working through a little thing called life….it’s gets … Continue reading #wdwmarathon25
Another year is going, going gone. And I am not sad to see it go. 2017 gave me a shitload of challenges. And yes, they are continuing and probably the only thing I will carry on into the new year. Unfortunately my declining health is the ongoing problem I will always carry onto the new year for the rest of my life but each year … Continue reading Thanks for the lessons 2017
Living in Orlando has its perks. I am close to all the theme parks, get to see all the cool shows, swim and trek through all the natural rivers and trails. I take advantage of it all. But with the Walt Disney World Marathon almost a week away, I am also prepping for my traditional stay. By that I mean, turning my race weekend, into a fun … Continue reading RUNcation!
Most of us are either training, or coming out of or are thinking about training for a marathon. And whether it’s your 1st or 21st marathon, you still have to train properly and have to be smart about it. 26.2 miles is no east feat and you have to be kind to your body not just your legs. Because it’s a whole body working progress … Continue reading Tips for your marathon from Cigna
Life gets tough at times and throws things your way you don’t expect or want to even accept, but sometimes you have no choice. Last August I had a small stroke and since then my body has been affected. While there wasn’t anything done permanently to my brain, there seems to be one lasting effect. When the nurses rushed me into a room, the right … Continue reading It’s your imperfections that make you…YOU
I know that people say that running is the cheapest sport, but if you think about it, it really isn’t LOL. You might want to have the shoes, running gear, watch, hat, bra, and injury prevention stuff like KT Tape or Pro Compression socks. So I’ve put together some of my favorites that are having some awesome Cyber Monday Deals! Just click their name and … Continue reading Running Cyber Monday Deals!
Here we go again, another month has begun and another month has just passed by….flew by actually. August was full of activity for me. Wish it was all running and active outside sweating sessions but not all of it was. My little started school again so lots of running around for that and getting him ready. Then going through so many challenges….currently trying to get … Continue reading Good bye August.
I’ve been struggling with some Scoliosis pain lately. But the thing that makes me different is that, I don’t let it get to me. I don’t let it define me. I don’t let it beat me. But sometimes it does knock me down. The strong do have their days. We do have our moments of weakness. I mean the last time I checked, I am … Continue reading It won’t define me.
Living here in one of the hottest states it gets pretty sweaty on a run. Not to mention on those days where the humidity is out of control, which is almost always. I don’t constantly sweat but if I do, you know it’s bad! But luckily there is On The Go Towels. They are pretty LARGE towels wipes that clean, moisture, and deodorize, leaving you cleaner. … Continue reading Get clean on the go.
This was such an epic weekend! I hate that it went by so fast! I already told you how my first race and first days went, if you want to catch up, read it here. After I had successfully done the 10K at an excellent time, at least in my eyes, I was more than ready for the half marathon on Sunday. Even though I was … Continue reading Star Wars Dark Side Half Marathon weekend 2017 Episode II