9 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Started Running

9 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Started Running

Each month when I sit down and really reflect on my accomplishments, I realize that most of them have been related to running in some shape or form. When I started running, never in a million years did I think that it was going to increase my mindfulness, productivity, happiness or confidence. Running has increased … Read More

The 10 Best Running Tips for Every Kind of Runner

The 10 Best Running Tips for Every Kind of Runner

As spring racing season looms on the horizon, I am finding myself feeling optimistic. The feeling that comes just before a new training plan begins is always one of my favorites. Prior to each training plan, I feel fresh, excited, and ambitious. As each new running season begins, my hope is to accomplish new goals, … Read More

So You Want to Run Your First Marathon

So You Want to Run Your First Marathon

When I signed up for my first half marathon 7 years ago (which was also my first race!), I didn’t give it much thought. My family members had decided to run one, and I jumped on the bandwagon without really thinking it through. I definitely questioned my decision many times during training, but as soon … Read More

The Miracle Cure for Chronic Running Injuries

The Miracle Cure for Chronic Running Injuries

My running journey began in a rather conventional way. Someone I knew had gotten a burst of motivation, wanted to make a change, and signed up for a half marathon. Along the way they recruited some family members, and I jumped at the chance to tag along. I’m not sure what excited me the most … Read More