Hamster Adventures

#Determined

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Disclaimer: I received free entry to the Bellin Women’s Half Marathon as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review find and write race reviews!” Training for a half marathon is never easy. Training for a fall half marathon can be especially tough!  […]

Fitness Friday

Let’s go for a spin!

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Its Winter, It’s cold and we all want to do something to keep moving, but don’t want to face the elements outside.  If you are like me, the treadmill gets boring after a few miles (which is why to myself and many of my running friends call it the dreadmill).  Which means it’s the perfect […]

Hamster Adventures

Get out and explore your backyard!

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Ok, maybe not literally in your backyard, but GET OUTSIDE!   Explore areas of your own hometown! Whether you live in the middle of a city, in the quiet country side or somewhere in between, there are always new places to explore! Yesterday, I knew that I needed to get outside and enjoy the unusually […]

Fitness Friday

Fitness equipment at the grocery store? YES!

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Fitness does not have to cost a fortune!  Yes, you can spend as much as you want, but with little a patience and keeping your eyes open, you can find fitness equipement either on sale or at a nice discount! For starters, there are many options for used equipment out there!  Play It Again Sports […]

Training

Climbed Multnomah Falls, never left my house

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Today marks day 16 of the #ffholidaychallenge.  Between Thanksgiving and New Years, the goal is to move for at least 30 minutes, each and every day.  Do what you like, do what moves you.  just move. As I was sitting here today, I struggled.  I didn’t want to go outside (it was cold and going […]

Personal Growth

You take the Good, You Take the Bad…

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And there you have the facts of life! Hmm… sounds familiar!  One of my favorite TV shows growing up and the theme song was stuck in my head as I was out for my run this morning! I will be honest, it was NOT even close to a good run.  Yes, I was out there […]

Training

What was I thinking? Have I lost my mind?

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As I sit here tonight, running through lists in my head, I can’t help bu wonder if I have gone completely crazy! Last winter I saw a post on Facebook for a local run.  Once that I had never even thought about running in the past, it was one of those races that only the […]