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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 to the race but when the sun came up we were all optimistic. Missy was [...]

It was a busy weekend! I planned to post on Friday but I decided to volunteer my time for the race instead. I hope you guys understand! I didn't get a chance to help out a ton this year so I wanted to do my part to help out. On Friday night, we had our [...]

After the marathon…

You know what?  It's super hard for me not to run.  I know I needed to take the days off but I really just wanted to run and I had already built up this serious running thing.  I had to take a few days off which is fine because I still had to teach my [...]

I had a nice post planned out for today but I'm left feeling blah.  It's probably not blah, just tired.  Yesterday I should have taken a rest day, but I didn't.  It was just going to be an easy day. I was just going to take the dogs on a walk. I don't walk them [...]

I run because…

Today is National Running Day!  What a great day to celebrate running and why people choose to run. I've never really talked about why I run so this gives me the perfect opportunity to tell the world.  In 2013, I've run five half marathons, two 10Ks, one 10 milers, one 5K and logged many miles [...]

Sadly, the Gusher is over, but there are plenty of memories to last me a lifetime.  Running in that race was one of the best days of my life.  There were a lot of people to meet and there were a lot of inspiring stories to be heard. Days like this are a reminder of [...]