half-marathon

Race Recap: The Austin Half Marathon

I signed up for this race fully intending on running the full marathon. This is a race on my list that I MUST do. Last year I said I was going to do the race this year and I had [...]

My year in running 2014

The year is coming to an end so it's only fitting that I recap my 2014 running. I've been running for my former self all year long. Not because I'm afraid of her, but I'm just showing myself how far [...]

Race Recap: La Porte By The Bay Half Marathon

Today I ran a half marathon.  This was one that wasn't on the schedule.  It was kind of last minute and it was a race I had never done before.  Last week I ran a bridge so it's not that [...]

Race recap: Pleasure Island Bridge Half Marathon

It's my favorite race of the year!  I love the Pleasure Island Bridge Half Marathon for many reasons but most importantly, it's just a great race with great people.  I run all over the country but it's nice to run [...]

Race Recap: Rock n Roll St. Louis Half Marathon

Sunday morning was the day to run long! This was a taper run for me because I planned on running the Marine Corp Marathon the following week. This was also a training run for Willie who is training for his [...]

Race Recap: Plano Balloon Festival Half Marathon

I was provided with a free bib to this race by the festival but all opinions are my own. Spoiler alert: This race was AWESOME! This race was one I put on my radar last year. I found out about [...]

Graduation and a race weekend

This past weekend was a busy one.  My littlest brother graduated from high school. I'm very proud of him. I know he will do great things with his life and will see amazing things. Graduating high school is such an [...]

The Biggest Loser Run Walk Series comes to Beaumont

Remember in February when I did The Biggest Loser Run Walk in Mobile, AL? We ended up doing that race because the Beaumont date was moved. But guess what? The series is coming to my town on May 3rd and [...]

Race Recap: Zooma Texas Half Marathon

This weekend was full of races.  On Saturday, I ran the Zooma Women's Texas Half Marathon in Bastrop, TX! We're all crazy. Half marathon on Saturday, 10 miler on Sunday. We had to get up super early to make it [...]

Race Recap: The Biggest Loser Run/Walk Series – Mobile, AL

I'm a racing fool!  I like the energy and it keeps me motivated to run!  Sometimes I can just go out there and do it and other times I need people screaming at me to keep going.  It's what works [...]