Thinking out loud….Heat and Excitement!

IT'S THURSDAY!!! That means...... Thank you for allowing me to link-up with you, Amanda  @ Running with Spoons! Always a great way to clear my head and get a few thoughts out! Thought #1: WHERE IS SPRING?!?!? Damn it is hot as Hades in the DC area! Where the heck is Spring?!?!  It's feels like 87 degrees and is … Continue reading Thinking out loud….Heat and Excitement!

Training for Tuesday….May goal reveiw-June goal setting.

It's the last Tuesday of the month and I am happy to link-up with  Alyssa  and Tracy and for Training for Tuesday. For those of you unfamiliar with Training for Tuesday here is what Alyssa posts on her page: Training for Tuesday is a monthly health, fitness, and wellness goal linkup hosted by myself and Tracy of A … Continue reading Training for Tuesday….May goal reveiw-June goal setting.

Weekend update…

A little know black history fact: Memorial Day began weeks after the Civil War ended in 1865, when thousands of freed slaves risked their lives to properly establish a cemetery in South Carolina. Yale University historian David W. Blight shares: On May 1, 1865, 10,000 former slaves gathered at the cemetery site they had rebuilt … Continue reading Weekend update…

Soleful Saturdays-Enduring the long run….

1 year ago I became a race runner.  To me a race runner is one who trains for running races.  I have been a runner for most of my life with competitive running in high school and freshman year in college.  After an injury in college, I had stopped running for a while as I … Continue reading Soleful Saturdays-Enduring the long run….

Friday Fitness and Friday 5s……

It’s a Holiday FRIDAY!!!! WhhhhoooooHoooooo! Friday link- ups today: DC Trifecta of Cynthia, Mar and and Courtney for Friday Fives &  Jill for Fitness Fridays!! Fitness Friday: This week has been an ok workout week. I didn't get all of my workouts in but the ones that i did I gave 110% and felt good afterwards! Monday-Rest Day … Continue reading Friday Fitness and Friday 5s……

5 things I am loving-Birthday Edition

HAPPY FRIDAY!! Linking up with  Mary Beth,Kendra, Misha,Amanda,Laura and Jessica for the Friday I am in Love series. My husband's 40th Birthday was yesterday and so I thought I would share with you 5 things I am loving about him today. To be honest if I had to do this last week this would have been really hard as … Continue reading 5 things I am loving-Birthday Edition

Thinking out loud on this Birthday Thursday!!!

IT'S THURSDAY!!! That means...... Thank you for allowing me to link-up with you, Amanda  @ Running with Spoons! Always a great way to clear my head and get a few thoughts out! Thought #1:  TODAY IS MY HUSBAND'S 40th BIRTHDAY!!! I was trying to plan a surprise happy hour for him today but that didn't quite work out so … Continue reading Thinking out loud on this Birthday Thursday!!!

Closing Wednesday out with a little appreciation…

I saw this link up on Tricia's blog and found it awesome!!! This world of blogging opens you up to such amazing experiences and I APPRECIATE each one of those experiences. Join in on the Wednesday Word linkup hosted by Deb over at Deb Runs. What a fun way to take a word and put it … Continue reading Closing Wednesday out with a little appreciation…

May goal check-in….

It's Wednesday that means WOW WORKOUT WEDNESDAYS! with  The Frugal Exerciser and Femme Fitale Fit Club Make sure to stop b and check them and other bloggers out.    MAY GOAL CHECK -IN Well  we are a little past the half way point of the month so I thought I would check in on my goals and see … Continue reading May goal check-in….

5 things I am in love with right now…

HAPPY FRIDAY!! It has been quite an emotional week for me and so glad to have found a new Friday Five link up. Linking up with  Mary Beth,Kendra, Misha,Amanda,Laura and Jessica for the Friday I am in Love series. It cheers me up to share with you 5 things that I am in love with right now.... #1-My Children Nothing makes … Continue reading 5 things I am in love with right now…