When “You Don’t Have Time”

When “You Don’t Have Time”

The days and weeks have been so busy lately that the summer is just flying by. We are past that halfway point in the summer already! This week is band camp week for our high school students, and I am trying to balance wedding planning, marathon training, job changes, and being the woodwind staff for … Read More

Wednesday Workout – Stretching Edition

Wednesday Workout – Stretching Edition

Happy Wednesday! We are halfway through the week already, where in the world has July gone?! As I was finishing up my run this morning I was thinking about one of my least favorite parts of the routine: stretching. Yuck! Why is it that I can find the motivation to head out for an hour … Read More

The Perfect Training Plan

The Perfect Training Plan

This week has been much better for me in terms of my exercise and motivation. Last week I experienced so much laziness and lethargy, and I’m still not quite sure why. I guess it was just one of those weeks. It seems that whenever I am not following a training plan, my motivation is low … Read More

The Best Outdoor Running App

The Best Outdoor Running App

It’s fair to say that I’ve been obsessed with running and fitness blogs for about 8 years now. I still vividly remember the day that I stumbled upon my first blog, right about when I began training for my first half marathon and probably googled some tips, and felt like I stumbled upon a gold … Read More

The Fine Line: When to Run and When to Rest

It seems that so many of my posts for the past few months have had one over-arching theme: coughing, joint pain, & sickness. Yikes! This is by no means what I intended when I first started this blog. I thought that I was invincible – I had gone for so many years with no sidelines … Read More