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!
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
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
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)
We all know or should know that we should be drinking at least 64oz of water a day right? When I first started my fitness journey, this was easy for me to do! I was excited and determined to be healthier and lose that weight! Well, that got old and boring real quick. I mean… Continue reading Infused Waters: Making Drinking Water Fun!
The Color Run is a very popular international race, just last week it was in Paris! The Color Run is dubbed “The Happiest 5k on Earth”. Initially I had signed up to run this race alone with Black Girls RUN!, but as it got closer I realized this would be the perfect first race to… Continue reading Color Run St. Louis Review (First Race with my Daughter!)
So didn’t meet my goal for the GO! STL 5k😔. My time was 38:09, still a PR, but not what I wanted. I started out the race way too fast, and ran my fastest mile. I encountered some unexpected hills on the 2nd mile and my pace was slowed a lot! I was able to… Continue reading Setting New Goals
The big day is almost here! Go!STL race weekend is this Saturday, and I will find out if I can set a new PR for a 5K in 38 min or less. I have the pre- race jitters, because I really want this! Last weekend I ran my first race of the season with Black… Continue reading Will I Meet My Goal ??
I have a hand full of 5ks coming up! My first is the Black Girls Run! virtual 5k on March 28th. This one I will use as my test 5K, to kind of see where I’m at to meet my goal of under or at 38 minutes. Next there’s the Go! St. Louis race on April 11th, which… Continue reading Running Season is Upon Us!