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
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
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
I know, I know, where have I been!! I completely fell off! After my Disney run and all the birthday fun I had I lost my mojo! lol. Well I’m back and here to stay. I really missed blogging, but it was hard getting back organized and disciplined. Today I said that’s enough! I’m going to sit down… Continue reading I’m Baaaack!!
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
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!
Ok , I have accomplished my goal of running a full 5K, now I want to PR my time. My fastest 5k was 38:41, but I was doing walk run intervals. My fastest 5K since I’ve been running the whole distance is just under 42 minutes. Now I’m trying to keep in mind that my… Continue reading Turning up the heat!