RNRSA Half – I finished!!

This morning I woke up an hour earlier than what I had my alarm set to, I had a runner’s nightmare. I dreamt that I was being dropped off at the race, only find out that I didn’t have any socks or shoes on and it was 7:10am lol. I woke up and decided to…

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RNRSA – 2 Days to go

Ahhhh, two days until my 7th half marathon. I shouldn’t be “scared” since this is my 7th one but in reality I am scared. My mind tells me “be afraid” my heart and gut tell me “we got this!” When our mind and heart are not aligned it is a terrible struggle. One where we…

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Holidays, Breastfeeding, & Running – Oh my!

This week has been ultra-busy and I had the luxury of not cooking for Thanksgiving. We went over to my husband’s family’s house. With a full time job, breastfeeding and other obligations sticking to a running schedule is not the easiest but completely possible. With the help of my family, it is easy. Here’s how…

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Sunday Runday – Long Run

It is now 2 weeks till my half marathon. And I am getting more and more nervous about this half. The more I think about it the less confident I feel. During my run though I felt good. I ran for 1hr 20 mins and got 5 miles in. I really shouldn’t be overthinking this,…

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Busy Weeks & Work outs

This week was extremely busy for me, on top of work – i had a 2 day training that took me from my regular work and my kids had their own activities too. (Basketball practice for the 4yo., my new coaching business’s first group coaching call, a networking event for HWNT and a unscheduled Volleyball…

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November 3mo Postpartum Update

3- mos postpartum! Where did the time go?!  Now it’s more like 3 months and 10 days.  My little guy is sooooo big now, he is fitting into 6 month clothing at 3 months. I have been running but it has not been going as well as I would like.  I have a half marathon…

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45 days Post Show

It is now 45 days past my show and I have been a busy bee. I’ve had an obstacle run, and now this Sunday I have my half marathon, this will be my 6th half Marathon! I’ve completed one each year since 2013!!! I am hoping to PR on this race, to beat my last…

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RnRSA 12/4 Soreness vs Pain

It has been a week now since I’ve completed my 5th Half marathon.  The conditions for this run were pretty terrible. It started off not too bad with light rain and 50 degree weather. An hr in, and it poured rained so bad, I just wanted it to end lol.  I didn’t PR and to…

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Runs between life

Just noticed that this post was blank a glitch in the internet world (5/22/15) Runs between Life Well on March 14, 15 I got married!  And as any runner would have it I ran two races, one the night before and one the morning after. I know why would I do that? Maybe to keep my…

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First race of the year

Today I completed my first race for 2015, the Cocoa Women’s Half in San Antonio.  Overall I’m happy with my race experience.  I started off a lil too fast but was able to maintain a good pace and finished just under 2 hrs with a 1:59:42 finish.  It was a minute slower than my PR…

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It’s 2015! Goals for the year :-)

We are already in two days into the new year. What are your goals for 2015? I definitely have decided on a rather ambitous running goal for 2015, on top of my regular life goals.  I am going to school full-time taking 3 classes this semester (for my Phd.), working full time and raising my…

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Don’t let an injury stop you…

When we feel an ache or new pain it’s easy to brush it off as something minor but it is important that we stop to take some time to analyze the new pain. It could be as minor as sore toes or a blister. I started running in September again after not running for 2…

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