Post-Run Stretching and Foam Rolling Roundup

Just about two weeks ago I ran my first half marathon of the year.  The weather was gorgeous, and I was quickly reminded that race season is HERE! Maybe it's different wherever you live, but it seems that as soon as May arrives and the weather … [Read more...]

Indianapolis 500 Festival Mini Marathon 2014

Saturday, I completed my sixth half marathon! It's always an emotional and amazing feeling when I cross the finish line, but Saturday's race was EXTRA special because I was able to cross that finish line with my sister :) I picked up my … [Read more...]

Weekend Recap 5.4.2014

Hey Guys! (and happy Cinco de Mayo!!) This weekend was so. much. fun!  From the moment I got off work on Friday, I have been doing something super fun. Friday Friday night was the dental school graduation party.    This is a HUGE deal for the … [Read more...]

3 Stretches to Relieve Hip Pain

Good morning! Last night, my mini marathon training group had an amazing 10 mile run! This would be the first run in double digits I have completed since last November in the Monumental Half Marathon...crazy to think it's been about 6 … [Read more...]

Weekend Recap 3.7.2014

It's Monday and I just have a feeling that this is going to be a GREAT week! I have checked the Indiana weather forecast and it looks like we will be having some temps in the 60s these next couple of days...thank goodness!  I am ready for some sun … [Read more...]

The EASIEST Way to Cook a Steak {From a Non-Steak Eater!}

Last night, my mini marathon training group hit the pavement to complete 5 miles. Last week, temps were in the teens, so when we heard that the weather was about 30 degrees outside we were honestly expecting a heat wave.  It's easy to forget how … [Read more...]

Weekend Recap 2.28.2014

First and foremost, let's start off this week by announcing the winner to the Gymboss Interval Timer Giveaway... Congratulations to Sarah Waninger from Creating a Better Tomorrow :) Now, onto the usual! While Mondays mean snapping back … [Read more...]

7 Mile Run Through “Snirt”

Happy Thursday! Last night was our 4th group run for the Mini Marathon Training Program, which means we were up to 7 miles. I brought my camera along with me this week, inspired by Anne to take some running photos to show you where we … [Read more...]

Fun New-To-Me Workouts!

Good morning! Yesterday was a FUN day of workouts for me.  Lots of new things tried :) I started the morning by logging 3 miles on the treadmill.  Honestly, I HATE running on the treadmill.  I was supposed to run 4 miles according to my half … [Read more...]

How Do You Decide Which Race to Run?

It's official, friends. This May, I will complete my sixth half marathon!  The One America 500 Festival Mini Marathon. You may remember I wrote a recap post all about last year's mini marathon! Next week, the NIFS Mini Marathon Training … [Read more...]