Category Archives: Winter

Must Have Cold Weather Running Gear

This winter, I don’t think it will ever end. When I got up yesterday it was -10F with a windchill of -29F. For real, -29F, those are some seriously cold temperatures. And school didn’t even give us a delay. Even my car cried a little when I started it to Read more →

Race Report- It’s a Wonderful Run 5k 2014

And there it is, my last race of the year in the books. This was my second year running the It’s A Wonderful Run 5k and this year’s weather was much more amenable to running. It’s a great race to end the year with and this year was no exception. Read more →

Friday Five – Holiday Traditions

It’s been a little quiet around here lately. I’ve just been having that kind of a week. It’s the last week of school and after today I am  d-o-n-e for two whole weeks. Well, I have a few track practices and a meet the second week of break, but that’s Read more →

Ain’t No Snow Gonna Slow Me Down

Monday again. Where did my weekend go? I did have a decent week of workouts. Slowly but surely, I am getting back into a groove. Slowly but surely. No workout Monday. Tuesday I headed to spin class. It went pretty well and I pushed pretty hard the whole time. Wednesday was Read more →

We Meet Again, Monday

Hello Monday. I see we meet again. First thing’s first, a little weekly update since they’ve been scarce around here since my injury back in August. Last Monday I ran, but it was again only two miles. And my footpod hated me, as I mentioned last week. I still haven’t recalibrated it Read more →

Friday Five – Cold Weather Running Tips

Howdy! I’m coming to you from sunny, beautiful California, which kind of makes today’s post a little funny. I’m linking up with Mar, Courtney, and Cynthia for some Friday Five action and today’s theme is cold weather running tips. This is a great topic. As someone who lives in what Read more →

Weekly Check In

It’s Friday! You know what that means-  Yup, time to fess up about my training endeavors for this past week. Saturday- MMmmmmm, noneSunday- Still none. Clearly weekends are going well for meMonday- Mini brick; 10 mile bike ride and a 2 mile run, push upsTuesday- 1,200 meter swim (am), 3 hour spin Read more →

Sledding to Train

Oh weekend. You were excellent. Why do you have to end..?We may or may not have gone sledding on Friday. It helps when your backyard has a giant hill in it. Makes going sledding easy. And it was super fun. All fun an games until some crazy dog steals the Read more →

Makeover Time

Oh my gosh, don’t you love my blog makeover?? *swoon* I finally feel like my blog looks legit. All the amazing thanks go to Erin from lovefunandfootball.com. Seriously, go check her out. She’s wonderful! We took a semi-impromptu road trip this weekend and my body is attempting to be not Read more →

The Weather Prevails and Workout Fails

Happy post new year! I hope everyone else is getting themselves back at it. I’ll be 110% back on the training and healthy eating bandwagon on Monday. I’m on par today and was yesterday too, but we have one last holiday party to attend on Saturday and it’s notoriously bad food Read more →