TOTR: One and done….???

What a great prompt today on TOTR! I’m linking up today with MCM Mama Runs, Marcia’s Healthy Slice, and My No Guilt Life for the Tuesdays on the Run linkup to answer that question...Do you repeat races or are you one and done? For me is all depends. One and done: I initially  wanted to join and be a member … Continue reading TOTR: One and done….???

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TOTR-Workout Gear Bargins

Happy Tuesday all!! Dang it it is almost Wednesday...where does the time go!! How was your weekend? Mine flew by as usual with soccer, birthday cookouts and football. I tell you, you blink and it is Monday and time for The Weekly Wrap which I totally missed this Sunday/Monday. I will do better Tricia and … Continue reading TOTR-Workout Gear Bargins

TOTR-Dear New Running Self

Happy Tuesday all!! How is everyone doing? Checking in after recovering from birthday filled weekend! Today's Tuesday on the Run is a good one for me. Today we are talking about:  “Advice for your New-Runner Self”. Droping in quickly today to link up with: –Marcia – Marcia’s Healthy Slice –Erika – MCM Mama Runs –Patty – … Continue reading TOTR-Dear New Running Self

TOTR: Hardest Part of running

Last week it was so hard for me to join Patty, Erika, and Marcia of Tuesdays on the Run link up to talk about the best part of running.  If you have been reading my blog the past couple of weeks, you know I have been struggling with running due to my knee issues (Here and Here) and the joy of … Continue reading TOTR: Hardest Part of running

Tuesdays on the Run (TOTR)-Spring Races

With 3 feet of snow melting here in the DC area, it is the perfect time to start thinking about Spring and Spring racing.  Maybe this will be a good way to get the running fires burning and get my butt out to run more consistently.  I am 8 weeks away from my 1st Spring … Continue reading Tuesdays on the Run (TOTR)-Spring Races

TOTR-My 2015 race medals

  Linking up with the Tuesdays on the Run (TOTR) ladies;  Erica at mcmmamaruns, Patty of noguiltlife and April of runthegreatwidesomewhere. Today’s theme is: Race medals of 2105 I have shamefully become one of those runners who runs for bling!! Don't judge me! I mean a t-shirt, a banana and some Gatorade just doesn't cut it anymore! Outside of races that I do for a … Continue reading TOTR-My 2015 race medals

What is the big deal about race expos?!

The days leading up to any race is filled with excitement about the race and for many runners the race expo.  I think I may be the only runner who does not get excited about race expos.  If you have seen one vendor-you have seen them all....well at least I think so. I am the … Continue reading What is the big deal about race expos?!

The countdown to DC Ragnar…..

Ok so -ish is getting real....next weekend, I will be running Leg 2 of the DC Ragnar Race! I am getting really excited and really nervous at the same time. Excitement: -I have wanted to this race since last year. I had some friends do it and I has said that if the opportunity came … Continue reading The countdown to DC Ragnar…..

TOTR- Running/Fitness Trackers I have used and currently use

I have had a few fitness trackers during my fitness journey. When I first started my fitness journey 3 years ago, I got a fitbit for tracking my steps, my sleep and activity. I loved it! It kept me conscious of my activity or non activity and kept me moving. It also helped me see that … Continue reading TOTR- Running/Fitness Trackers I have used and currently use

TOTR-Runner Pet Peeves…..don’t you dare!

Hello everyone!!! I hope everyone had a great long weekend. Who else is feeling sad that summer is unofficially but feels like officially over!?! Linking up with the Tuesdays on the Run (TOTR) ladies;  Erica at mcmmamaruns, Patty of noguiltlife and April of runthegreatwidesomewhere. Today's theme is: Running Pet Peeves I usually run alone on the sidewalks and streets of my neighborhood. I really … Continue reading TOTR-Runner Pet Peeves…..don’t you dare!