Gymboss Winner and 6 Tips to Keep Running Over the Holidays

Gymboss Winner and 6 Tips to Keep Running Over the Holidays

Before anything else, here’s the winner for the Gymboss give-away using my random selector! The Gymboss Interval Timer Winner is…. Congratulations Liz! Watch your email so I can gather your information to send to Gymboss. You’re going to love it! Its … (read more)

A Week in Pictures and a Gymboss Give-Away!

A Week in Pictures and a Gymboss Give-Away!

Monday: Conference Night! School conference night on Monday consisted of a school loaded with kids and parents and a teacher’s lunchroom loaded with SWEETS! Tuesday: Taco Tuesday Run Night. Nothing better than a group of runners in the dark! Wednesday: Cooking Day! We spent … (read more)

Let’s Keep Moving and a Gymboss Give-Away!

Let’s Keep Moving and a Gymboss Give-Away!

Who’s got this fear for the holidays???? “They” say it’s inevitable. Everyone gains 5-10 pounds during the holiday and then makes a January resolution to work it off for the summer. But what if we worked a little bit every … (read more)

Canal Connection 10K

Canal Connection 10K

Mother Nature has been really nice to us this Fall. I am so sorry for all the complaining this summer about running in the heat. Because we have had really nice weather the entire month of October. And November is … (read more)

An Amazing Week in Pictures!

An Amazing Week in Pictures!

I love taking pictures! Sometimes it drives the Hubs crazy but he has learned to flow with it. Especially when I say, “It’s for the blog!” So this is how you use the word AMAZING 9 times with 9 different … (read more)

Fall 5Ks, MORE races and the SpiBelt Performance Series

Fall 5Ks, MORE races and the SpiBelt Performance Series

Disclaimer: I received the SpiBelt Performance Series belt to review as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find and write race reviews!” I just finished my last … (read more)

Compression and Running with the Legend Compression Performance Socks

Compression and Running with the Legend Compression Performance Socks

Disclaimer: I received Legend Compression Performance Socks to review as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find and write race reviews!” I received the Legend Compression … (read more)

3 Terrific Mile-Logging Tips

3 Terrific Mile-Logging Tips

Oh my goodness, I was on a Chicago Marathon high last week and I didn’t even run it!!!! It was the best feeling to see so many of my friends start, run and finish the course. I am so proud … (read more)

3 Reasons to NOT Post this Sunday and Race Jitters

3 Reasons to NOT Post this Sunday and Race Jitters

Hi Everyone! I like to post every Sunday because it gives me Saturday to write this little blog. But I had to post a day early this weekend for 3 reasons… First It was my birthday week! And I was … (read more)

Surviving THE TAPER

Surviving THE TAPER

I’m going to admit it. I’m a little jealous when I see pictures like this come across my Facebook wall…. Chicago is an amazing course. I remember thinking how awesome it is to have a great city to run in when … (read more)