I’m Co-Hosting Running with SD Mom’s Wednesday #Giveaway Link Up!

January 21, 2015 at 5:41 am
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You know I love giveaways! Smitha invited me to co-host her Wednesday Giveaway Linkup. Of course, I said “yes.” For the last year, Smitha has been compiling giveaways from a group of bloggers and I always contribute. This year, Susie and I suggested that she change to a “link up” where bloggers can add their own giveaways at the bottom of the post. The result? Less work for Smitha and more giveaways! Last week, there…

Tried It Tuesday: ThermXRoller by KoreExtreme #Giveaway

January 20, 2015 at 5:56 am
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You know I love perks through the Chicago Area Runner’s Association (CARA) (post). In December, I saw a special for CARA members from KoreExtreme on their ThermXRoller. I contacted them and they offered to send me a ThermXRoller to try out and then to send one to giveaway to a reader. Awesome! The ThermXRoller is specially designed to provide a pressure massage and relieve aches.  The “X” design targets both large and small muscle groups…

Currently… in 2015

January 18, 2015 at 8:16 am
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Currently… A post on “things of the moment” for me (#7). [Inspired by Marcia and other bloggers.] State of things: Is it me or does it seem hard to imagine that it is 2015? That number makes me think of the Jetsons and flying cars and foods on conveyor belts. If you are too young for the Jetsons (ouch), google it. January had a pretty whirlwind start for me with a company meeting in San…

A Running List : My 2014 Running Year in Review

December 23, 2014 at 9:16 am
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In 2013, my running goals were “to continue to run strong and to have fun with it.” It was a big success! In 2014, I wanted to stay injury free and keep having fun. There was a lot of running and funning and no big injuries!  This year, I did run the farthest but not the fastest and I had a blast. I ran almost 2,300 miles this year including 2 marathons, a 6 hour…