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Six Things Sunday: 4.24.2016

This was supposed to be a a Five Things Friday post, but that just didn’t happen. So here’s six things for this Sunday night! 1. I attended the Ecolution Fashion Show with Jenn at the Fairmont on Thursday. There were also yummy cocktails and tacos involved in the evening.  Current mood. A photo posted by […]

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5 Things Friday: 4/1/2016

Since I haven’t done a 5 Things Friday post in ages, I figured it was time for another one!  1. Bakersfield finally opened in Pittsburgh, and Chelsea, Jenn, and I had dinner there this week. Run, do not walk, to this place as soon as you can! I had been to the location in Indianapolis […]

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2015 in Review

2015 was a pretty good year.  1. I ran my first half marathon! (And then ran 2 more as well) 2. I went to Alaska Riding ATVs on the beach on Kodiak! Whale watching in the Kenai Fjords and the Gulf of Alaska The gate of Denali National Park 3. I visited 5 states for […]

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#GivingTuesday

Today is Giving Tuesday and I hope you are making donations to all of your favorite charities today! As you know, CCFA is my favorite charity and I would LOVE it if you would show your support for this awesome cause by donating to my Pittsburgh Marathon Fundraiser! I have a lot of exciting things […]

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26 until 26.2!

The countdown is on! It’s the 26th of the month and there are 26 weeks until I run my first 26.2! I’d like to kick off this countdown by reaching 26% of my $1000 fundraising goal! If 21 people donated just $10, I’ll reach my goal!  I appreciate every dollar that is donated and it […]

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Big News!

I am returning from my completely unscheduled and unplanned blogging hiatus to announce some news: I am officially registered for the 2016 Pittsburgh Marathon! That’s 26.2 miles, folks. EEEK! Once again, I will be participating in the Steel Challenge (by also completing the 5k the day before) and once again, I am participating as a […]

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Things I Will Do This Week

The week is finally here. It’s Marathon week in Pittsburgh! Here are some things I’ll do this week: 1. I will go for a quick run with some of my fellow CCFA runners and get my CCFA race day shirt! Unfortunately, I think they decided to make these shirts orange, so it will probably be […]

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The Training Plan That Wasn’t…

Remember back in January when I picked out a training plan for my upcoming half marathon? Then the universe said LOL and the next few months did not go according to ANY plan, training or otherwise. January brought 22 days of travel for work and volunteer obligations, a sinus infection, and bed bugs.  February brought […]

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30 Days to go!

I can’t believe that in only 30 days, I will run my first half marathon! I can’t believe it – the time is going by so fast! To continue with preparations, here are some more tips from Jeff Galloway! Training and Motivation Tips by Olympian Jeff Gallowaywww.runinjuryfree.com PROMOTIONAL NEWS! Register now for the Jeff Galloway […]