Marathon Monday: training update + Nuun review

The Dallas Marathon is in 2 weeks! It’s taper time! I cannot believe it is already here. It’s been a rough training season, but I think I am finally ready. Training last week: Monday: Light gym workout, stretching, abs, 10 minutes on the elliptical and sauna Tuesday: Track workout, 8×300 with 200 recovery, 2 mile […]

Marathon Monday: training update

I know you all haven’t heard much from me lately. My family has had some heartache these last 2 months and I just haven’t been blogging. I have been running, with the exception of one week off. I’m still training for my upcoming races, but I’m unsure about setting goals for them just yet. Part […]

Marathon Monday: training update

I am in the throes of marathon training. Not really sure where/when the plan began, I’ve been training to train at a faster pace for a while. This summer has worn me out and made me feel like I couldn’t run another step. Part of that was heat and part was just plain emotions and […]

January Jumpstart Day 31: Month in review

This is it! Did you hit your goals for the month. I think I did pretty good. I got my nutrition back on track, clothes are fitting a little better. I was able to add an extra day in the gym. Today is normally my rest day, but I have a gym date with my […]

January Jumpstart Day 23: Nuun All Day review + giveaway!

January Jumpstart day 23 started bright and early for me! Thursday is always an early day, whether at the gym or logging miles on the pavement. Today was a gym day. I did my first set of wall balls with squats. Those aren’t real fun, but I’ll keep trying it! I received a complimentary product […]

Let’s talk Hydration

With the heat and humidity here in Texas, hydration is always on my mind. Even more so with marathon training. I carry around a glass of water everywhere. It has a lid and straw. Some days I do really well and some days just ok. Did you know your heart beats faster when you are […]

#30DayHomies Day 31!!

This is it! Did you stick with us the whole month? I hope you are seeing the results of your hard work. So, now what? Well, hopefully you started something you are ready to continue! I love that I tried new stuff I tried this month! Yoga Pull up machine at the gym Stair master […]

#30DayHomies Day 21 and New Giveaways!

It’s Monday! Who’s off today? I am! I took the day off to take Ally to her hearing test but now that’s getting cancelled since she’s sick. So, we are just hanging out at home and Molly has her first appointment with the groomer today. That should be interesting. Today’s workout will be Nike Training […]

My favorite things and #30DayHomies Day 18

It’s FRIDAY! That’s definitely on my list of favorite things! It’s also Day 18 of our challenge, it’s the last day to enter for this week’s giveaways. We will announce the winners tomorrow. Today is also normally a rest day but I got up and stretched and will foam roll this evening. I figured I […]

#30DayHomies January Challenge

Happy New Year and welcome to the #30DayHomies Challenge. The month of January will consist of 30 days of workouts, eating right and being held accountable. Oh and LOTS OF PRIZES! Your 30 days can be anything that gets you moving, even if it’s 15 minutes of ab work or a walk around the block. […]