Archive for the ‘Running’ Category

A Great Read + Great Advice: Meb For Mortals

April 16, 2015 at 6:04 am
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If you have been around here a little or a lot, you know I have one all time favorite runner. It’s Meb Keflezighi, of course! I love Meb’s approach, optimism and his humble nature. I love that he defies the odds of age and beats the competition. And, after reading David Cassidy’s essay on running with Meb in the 2013 NYC Marathon, he was cemented…

Wednesday Giveaway Round Up Link Up – Lucky 13!

April 15, 2015 at 5:43 am
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In case you missed it, Smitha invited me to co-host her Wednesday Giveaway Round Up in the new link up format. You can learn more about Smitha and the link up here. This is week is lucky #13 and it’s a big one! Last week we had 38 giveaways linked up! So head down and check them out at the bottom of this post. Enter…

Tried It Tuesday: Moji Foot Massager

April 14, 2015 at 5:54 am
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As an avid (and aging) runner, it would be nice to have the time and money for more frequent massages. I have a ton of foam rollers, tennis and lacrosse balls and other massaging implements for when I can’t get to a professional. I was given the opportunity to try a new portable Moji Foot Massager to add to my bag of runner’s tricks. Moji…

Check Out New Injinji Toesock Styles! #Giveaway

April 13, 2015 at 6:00 am
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Injinji is best known for running specific performance “toesocks.” In addition to running, they have expanded to include a wide variety of styles for other types of sports and activities.  They now also have socks for biking, yoga, soccer, golf, hiking and more. I was recently offered the opportunity to try their Women’s Specific Run 2.0 Lightweight Ultra-Thin Cushioning Socks and Trail 2.0 Socks. After ten…

April Ultimate Coffee Date

April 5, 2015 at 8:31 am
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I can’t believe it has already been a month since the last Ultimate Coffee Date link up! Another year is flying by. I‘m linking up again with Coco @ Running with Perseverance, Lynda @ Fitness Mom Wine Country, & Deborah @ Confessions of a Mother Runner for the fourth “Ultimate Coffee Date” for 2015. What is the Ultimate Coffee Date? Imagine we are having coffee…

Friday Finds: Be Some in A Million, Diet Clean Up + More!

April 3, 2015 at 6:00 am
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If you are looking for CBS The Talk’s Friday Finds, here is the link. I am not affiliated with CBS or The Talk, but I want to give you the info. Please enjoy this post while you are here! April is here and I have two challenges to tell you about that could help you to feel better and to be a part of something…

1Q 2015 Running Round Up

March 31, 2015 at 5:57 am
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I always say that I am more of a “blogging runner” than a running blogger. I do like to write about running, races and tips/tricks for running but that is not enough to call this a running blog. That said here is my running recap of the first quarter of 2015. Compared to last winter, this one was not as bad, but we had plenty…