I don’t use earbuds when running with my children, I think it is a dangerous distraction and my scary incident a couple of weeks ago just reinforced my decision that headphones and stroller running does not mix for me. That doesn’t mean I haven’t secretly wished for years that there was another option besides headphones […]

When we were first asked to pick what legs were preferred to run at Hood To Coast, I didn’t do any research. I looked at a chart that told me which of the 12 runners had the longest and hardest rated legs and picked the top 3. When I was told that I was not […]

One of the many reasons I train for and run long distances races is because I get a crazy high from the whole experience. I am an adrenaline junkie. I live for the brief but passing moments when your body is moving through the air faster and farther than you ever dreamed. I live for […]

I am back from the Pacific North West! My heart is full, my legs are sore, and I am very tired, but I am missing my teammates already. 200 miles seems like a long enough race, yet I find myself wishing we had another 200 more to go. Be on the look out for MANY, MANY more […]

It is FINALLY here. Hood To Coast with nuun! 3 more days till my flight departs Virginia for Seattle. I can not believe first that I even made this team[if you want to read my creative application CLICK HERE]. Second I can not believe the whole summer has flown by and it is already time […]

The teams have been announced!!! I am so excited to share with you the 9 other awesome bloggers I will be competing with at Hood To Coast Relay for nuun. If you would like to get to know a little bit more about the ladies I will be running with this August, check out their blogs […]

Want to know a secret? Oh come on, everyone like secrets. My go-go-gadget secret running sources have told me that nuun is putting together an ALL women ALL bloggers relay team for the 30th Anniversary running of the Hood To Coast Relay, the Boston of all relays. [It won’t be officially announced for over 24 […]