Thoughts Runners Have During Winter Runs

Thoughts Runners Have During a Winter Run

Winter running season is in full force, and I am finding my excitement for snow being compromised with freezing temperatures and wind chills. Each time I eagerly step outside to run in the winter wonderland, I am greeted by icy wind chills and slippery sidewalks. This past weekend, my "long run" of 5 miles was … Continue reading Thoughts Runners Have During a Winter Run

Tips to Build a Solid Running Base

How to Build a Solid Running Base

Winter is in full swing here in Michigan, which means freezing temperatures, snow up to our knees, and lots of wind. Even though the elements can certainly be tough, I am a huge advocate of running through the winter. However, despite my best efforts (and failed attempts), I know that winter is not the ideal time … Continue reading How to Build a Solid Running Base

Winter Running Motivation

The Best Things About Winter Running

Now that we have gotten our first real snowfall of the season, it is finally starting to feel like winter. As I look out my window, I can't help but get excited when those big fat snowflakes fall. Just as I got excited for the transition to summer and fall running, here I am again looking forward … Continue reading The Best Things About Winter Running

November Favorites

November Favorites

Here we are again at the end of another month! This time of year is always when I realize just how quickly the entire year has gone by, and how close we actually are to a new year. These last few months of the year seem to fly by even faster than the others with … Continue reading November Favorites

The Best Winter Running Gear & Clothes

Friday Favorites: Winter Running Gear

Today is an exciting Friday - not only is the end of the week, but it is Black Friday! I hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving with family and friends yesterday. It's amazing how quickly each day passes, and yesterday was no different. Thanksgiving is officially behind us, and today marks the start of … Continue reading Friday Favorites: Winter Running Gear

November Favorites

How to Stay Active in the Winter

Since I have been running less these past few weeks while recovering from the marathon, my time outdoors has significantly decreased. While my husband and I walked into church yesterday morning, I joked that I barely noticed winter was coming now that I haven't been running daily. This marathon happened at a great time in … Continue reading How to Stay Active in the Winter