Daily Life

Goals: Better When They’re Fun-Sized

One of my favorite children’s books is Amy Krouse Rosenthal‘s Cookies: Bite-Size Life Lessons. Although, I’m equally enamored with One Smart Cookie, Sugar Cookies, and Christmas Cookies (unpictured ’cause it’s not Christmas anymore, duh). Have I told you about how I love children’s books? Oh, I have. If you ever need recommendations, let me know. I’ve spent hours upon hours… Continue reading Goals: Better When They’re Fun-Sized

Coast to Coast · Daily Life · Fitness · Pixie Dust Challenge · runDisney

No Excuses | Get Ready To Fly

It’s time to switch gears – on from Princess and on to Tink. It’s time to find my wings and get ready to fly. I’ve been in a bit of a running AND work out rut since I got back from PHM Weekend. That does me no good when I have seven weeks to a two race… Continue reading No Excuses | Get Ready To Fly

My People · Princess Half Marathon · Recounting the Race · runDisney

Surfing Madonna 10K – Race Report

Last Saturday, I ran the Surfing Madonna 10k. It’s the largest beach run in the country and by beach run I do mean BEACH run. As in, in the sand. Wait no, let’s start at the beginning. Okay, not the very beginning. That’s already covered here. I ran the Surfing Madonna 10k for my proof of time race… Continue reading Surfing Madonna 10K – Race Report

Daily Life · Travel

We Remember [My Visit to the 9/11 Memorial & Museum]

Back in June, I finally made my way to New York City for the very first time. I haven’t written about the trip… mostly because this blog was seriously neglected at the time. I’m not going to talk about the whole trip today, but I am going to talk about a piece of it. First, a… Continue reading We Remember [My Visit to the 9/11 Memorial & Museum]

Fitness · Les Mills · My People · Recounting the Race · runDisney

Disneyland Half Marathon 2012

A quick bullet point post so that I don’t forget the little things about the race and the weekend… I should have done this after last year’s first half marathon (but since it was the FIRST, it’s definitely more clear in my mind). Highlights: Finishing without as much training! Finishing in spite of a sprain… Continue reading Disneyland Half Marathon 2012