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!  […]

Half Crazy Hamster

Maybe I should have been a duck!

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When I signed up for the Brew City Half Marathon, I would NEVER had guessed that it would be the same weekend that Mother Nature would throw one of the largest snowstorms in over 100 years at us! I know that living in Wisconsin means that the weather can be (and often is) unpredictable.  Many […]

Half Crazy Hamster

A COLD day for Hot Cider!

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Coldest day in Green Bay since last winter, and what did we do?  Yup, we ran!  Ok, I ran, and the rest of the family walked.  It was time for the Hot Cider Hustle and my first half marathon since St Louis in April!  Yes, I have been running and biking all summer  long, but […]

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 […]

Hamster Races

Running for chocolate is always a good thing!

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But running with friends is always better! When Carrie and I realized that we were both signed up for the Cellcom Full marathon, we knew that we would be spending more time to gether, getting in those long runs on Saturdays!  Since the Seroogy 15k/5k race fell on the same weekend that we had 10 […]

Personal Growth

Running and the mind games we play with ourselves

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Being positive doesn’t mean ignoring the negative….  being positive means overcoming the negative Ask any runner and then will tell you, some runs are better than others.  Some days you feel like you can keep going all day, when other days, just getting a mile in is a chore.  2 Miles one day feels like […]