Oshkosh will always hold a special place in my heart. I have many wonderful memories from my days at UWO and jumped at the chance to run through the streets to for a moment relive my youth when my good friend Katie suggested we register for the marathon this year. I had run the 1/2 … More Oshkosh Marathon 2016 – Recap
I am not shy when it comes to weighing in about my favorite race in 2015…hands down it was the inaugural running of the Milwaukee Running Festival marathon. I had taken a break from running and lost my mojo. On a whim I switched my HFM Maritime 1/2 marathon entry two weeks before the event. … More Narrowing Down a Race Schedule – So many races, not enough weekends available!
Photo Credit: Nuun Hydration I have officially finished my tube of Mango Orange Nuun, so here is what I thought about this brand spanking new flavor… Flavor/Taste – light, crisp, and sweet but not over powering. I have come to expect and appreciate this with Nuun products. They are exciting to drink with flavors that … More Mango Orange Nuun Energy – Review
We have been back from Spring Break for a few weeks now. I had fully intended to blog about our trip, but when I sat down to put words down I found the task harder than I expected. The vacation with the family was an adventure to say the least. Early in the year we … More Reflection from the Sideline (of a pool in Florida)
Trailbreaker Marathon Oh Mother Nature…you think you are a comedian! It’s officially Spring, but the Midwest has not yet received that memo. On Saturday April 2nd I was to embark on my 1st outdoor marathon in Wisconsin. In January I ran the Icebreaker Indoor Marathon and in February I traveled to Arizona to run the Phoenix … More Trailbreaker Marathon 2016 – Recap
As most of you have realized I LOVE to run and am very passionate about the people and products that help me take on new adventures! I believe in paying it forward for other runners and spreading the knowledge that I have acquired through my often epic failures. I have encountered fueling, hydration, and at … More #FitSok Ambassador 2016
Good health. I’m not getting any younger and I have accepted that fact, but that does not mean I am going to go down without a fight. My health and well being are extremely important to me and I frankly feel better when I workout. My exercise of choice has always been running. I love … More Top 4 Reasons I LOVE to Run
The ladies at Oiselle have cooked up another great challenge to help get the bird squad up and moving. It was once pointed out to me that I often discredit some of the races that I run or miles I put in by prefacing them as “only”…”I am only running a half marathon” or “I … More We all have to start somewhere! #oisellefullhalf