Well, my birthday has come and gone! I celebrated by doing what I love most at the moment, and that’s running races! I started the month off with a 100k trail relay race call the Mo’Cowbell Uncorked! I ran it with 4 other wonderful sole sisters. It was a very unique race, it consisted of… Continue reading It’s My Birthday and I’ll Run If I Want To!
My day started off with the wonderful news that I was picked from the lottery for the Bank of America Chicago Marathon 2016 takin place October 9th! I entered my name on March 15th and waited impatiently for over a month to find out if I would be running my 2nd Marathon! I got the… Continue reading 4/21/16 -A Day I’ll Never Forget
If I had choose between either keeping my hair looking fly and running, I would pick running every time. In fact, I have been! I haven’t been doing anything besides a wash here there for the past few months to my hair. But recently, I really wanted to straighten my hair to see if it… Continue reading My Hair vs Running (How I keep it Straight)
It’s Race day! So glad to finally get this recap out to you guys! 2:30am – Rise & shine, it’s marathon time! I had a friend that lives in Orlando and she came to pick up the kids the night before to watch them while me and hubby ran 3:45am – Hopped on the shuttle… Continue reading 26.2 Magical Miles Around the World : Part 3 The Marathon
I get so bored with cooking and making the same meals over and over that I’m always willing to try some new recipes! I came across a really easy and scrumptious looking meal on Facebook that I just had to try! I had everything that I needed already in stock! It was super easy! Took… Continue reading Pillsbury Taco Ring!
So one thing I love about Rundisney is that it keeps with the Disney idea of family! The Walt Disney Marathon Weekend has an event for all ages from 0-99! I signed my daughter’s up for the kids races. My one year old Raven did the 100 meter dash, while my 8 year old daugther… Continue reading 26.2 Magical Miles Around the World Part 2: Kids Races and Charity Event
I’m finally able to take the time and reflect on one of the most amazing weekends of my LIFE, “The Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend”! I decided to break down each day because there is so much excitement I didn’t want to cram it all into one post! This was a family affair, my husband and… Continue reading 26.2 Magical Miles Around The World Part 1 Expo
Another long period has gone by without any new post, and I know I said would start posting regular but life won’t let me be great! With holiday season beginning , heavier workloads on my job, and my many, many hobbies, I just haven’t been able to squeeze in the time to blog. Okay, enough with the excuses… So… Continue reading Gearing up for OCRs (Obstacle Course Racing)
I did it!! I trained hard all summer in the grueling heat, suffered a foot injury and I was successful!! I ran my first half marathon on October 4th at the MoCowbell and 7 days later on October 11th ran my second at the hilly Go! St. Louis Halloween race. I did it to qualify for… Continue reading I’m only half crazy……..for now!
This summer was my first since I’ve been working out and running consistently. I have very long thick and curly hair that I pretty much maintain on my own. About 3 or 4 years ago I decided to go natural, meaning no chemicals for straightening my hair, but I kept it flat ironed at all times. This past… Continue reading Marley Twist: Working Out with Natural Hair