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Friday Five: Winter Runfessions

January 26, 2018 at 7:07 am

It’s Friday, so I’m linking up with Running on Happy and Fairytales and Fitness for Friday Five 2.0. The last Friday of the month is a “free” day, so I’m doubling down and linking up with Marcia for January “Runfessions,” too! Runfessions are running truths or “where runners bare their souls and soles.” 1. I runfess… I’m strangely a bit sad that the temps warmed…

Friday Five: 5 Ways To Stay Fit This Winter

January 19, 2018 at 7:23 am

It’s Friday, so I’m linking up with Running on Happy and Fairytales and Fitness for the Friday Five 2.0.The theme this week is “Winter Fitness.” It’s been VERY cold here in Chicago so I am sharing “5 Ways to Stay Fit This Winter.” If you live in a cold weather place it’s easy to hibernate instead of getting outside (or just out) to get a…

A Running List: My 2017 Year in Running

December 31, 2017 at 8:07 am

My running goal for 2017 was to get my mojo back. After a tough 2016, 2017 started off OK. In January, I went to an awesome winter running retreat with Lululemon and met some great folks. Like last year, I had my best run of the year in March at the NYC Half. I’m not going to lie, the rest of the year was pretty…

Subscription Box Saturday: RaceHer Box #Giveaway

December 23, 2017 at 9:31 am

You may have seen my post in May about RaceHer Box. RaceHer box is a subscription box targeted at women runners. RaceHer launched June 1st and I got a sneak preview of the first box. RaceHer Box is the only running subscription box just for women runners. Everything inside is “designed to help a lady runner feel motivated, empowered and have more fun running!” RaceHer…

Finds’ Faves: 2017 Gift Guide for Fit Folks

December 14, 2017 at 9:23 am

Welcome to my first holiday gift guide of 2017! I’m highly qualified to offer some great suggestions for all of the fit folks on your list this year. I am also planning a “gifts for everyone else” post and a maybe stocking stuffers post, so stay tuned. I’ve tested out and used SO many awesome products this year and in the last few years. I…

5 Ways For New Runners to #RunResponsibly This Winter!

December 11, 2017 at 7:00 am

Is it your New Year’s Resolution to start running? Let me help you! I’ve been running for more years than I’d like to mention. I’m going to share some tips to help you get started on the right foot. Pun intended. This post is sponsored by Mizuno via my relationship with Fitfluential. We all want you to love running as much as we do! 1.…

12 Days of #Giveaways: Day 4 Run & Only Running Co. T-Shirt

December 4, 2017 at 6:54 am

Last year, I did 12 days of giveaways in December for the holidays (and my birthday). Time got away from me this year and I was going to skip it. Then, I realized I have a ton of great things to share that I’ve gotten from some of my fave companies or on sale. So, like some of my pals, I’m going to do 12…