Since the beginning, like way back to the fall of 2014, I have participated in the Rook Run. This run holds a special place in my heart for many, many reasons. First, Rook Coffee partners with the Valerie Fund to raise money to support children with cancer and blood disorders. Ugh, that right there … Continue reading Never Have I Ever Missed A Rook Run
I knew going back to work was going to be tough, in many ways, but I did not expect it to be so overwhelming. Change is inevitable. Change is necessary. But working through change can be exhausting. This last week, I experienced many changes, and many emotions, and literally had no time to just sit … Continue reading Seasons of Change
You lace up your sneaks && you go. That is all there is to it. This has been a topic of many of my conversations lately && it is something that has become quite transparent across social media. Now don't get me wrong, I love the running community, and the the people I have … Continue reading You’re a Runner When….
So I came back for some more torture, only this time around it was 13 miles of mountain climbing, instead of 8. But you can't beat a good time that benefits an amazing cause. Unlike last time, I went into this one slowly && by feel. The only time I looked at my watch was … Continue reading Alexa’s Thunder Run- Trail Half Marathon
I was super excited for this race. Like counting down the days excited. It was going to be my hubby's first 5k and our first fam[ily] race. ❤ We were supposed to be a theme; my boys being wild animals, and I being their zoo keeper. It was cute. But unfortunately, Clayton didn't take to … Continue reading H A L L O W E E N (fun) Run
Way back when, when I decided to look for races, and get myself signed up, as a means of pushing myself postpartum, I chose the Hot Chili Challenge. 8 miles seems like nothing, and seemed like nothing when I signed up. Silly me hadn't even ran a trail race, let alone a trail run in … Continue reading Hot Chili Challenge- 8 Mile Trail Run
FEEL FREE TO PLAY ALONG. I will post the five prompts for you, along with my answers to each! ❤ 1. Tunes that inspire! What are your 3 favorite pump up songs or podcasts to listen to while you get your sweat on? And tell us why you LOVE (or want to WIN!) a … Continue reading Friday Five with Aftershokz && Sweatpink
As an ambassador for Momentum Jewelry, I get to be a part of an amazing, inspiring movement 24/7! The ladies at Momentum have created a product and a message that allows us to inspire & motivate others, in their personal and athletic lives – to do more, be more, to support & celebrate more. It's … Continue reading Share the Spark