Archive for the ‘Running’ Category

Finds’ Faves: Gift Guide for Fit Folks

December 13, 2016 at 6:09 am

Welcome to my first holiday gift guide of 2016! 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 stocking stuffers post, so stay tuned. I’ve tested out and used SO many awesome products this year. So without further ado – awesome gifts for…

12 Days of Giveaways: Day 12 – Lululemon Gaiter/$25 GC

December 12, 2016 at 6:52 am

Ho, ho, ho! Smitha and I are celebrating the holidays with 12 Days of Giveaways. We’re both doing 12 giveaways AND hosting a link up. It’s a win-win! Enter to #WinAllThePrizes and please add your giveaways, too! I’m giving away some things I’ve gotten on sale or been given for review purposes. None of the items is sponsored or affiliated with any of the vendors.…

New Balance Chicago #Giveaway + More!

December 8, 2016 at 12:42 pm

Do you have a New Year’s resolution to start running or to run more? If you’re in Chicago, you can get a head start by entering New Balance Chicago’s giveaway. You don’t have to win to “win.” All readers get 10% off plus a free socks by mentioning this post and the promo code #nbchi10. Not in Chicago? Don’t worry, I have something for you,…

12 Days of Giveaways: Day 6 TomTom Multisport

December 6, 2016 at 6:38 am

Ho, ho, ho! Smitha and I are celebrating the holidays with 12 Days of Giveaways. We’re both doing 12 giveaways AND hosting a link up. It’s a win-win! Enter to #WinAllThePrizes and please add your giveaways, too! I’m giving away some things I’ve gotten on sale or been given for review purposes. None of the items is sponsored or affiliated with any of the vendors.…

12 Days of Giveaways: Day 5 – Buff Polar Hat + Gaiter

December 5, 2016 at 6:16 am

Ho, ho, ho! Smitha and I are celebrating the holidays with 12 Days of Giveaways. We’re both doing 12 giveaways AND hosting a link up. It’s a win-win! Enter to #WinAllThePrizes and please add your giveaways, too! I’m giving away some things I’ve gotten on sale or been given for review purposes. None of the items is sponsored or affiliated with any of the vendors.…

Tried It Tuesday: Mizuno Wave Rider 20

November 22, 2016 at 6:07 am

I have a long history with Mizuno Wave Riders. They recently launched version 20. I started wearing them somewhere around version 6, I think. I’ve loved them except the 13. [They should have skipped 13 – just saying!] Wave Riders have been steadily in my rotation for the last decade or more. I wore my 18s to death and recently got a pair of 19s,…

NY Marathon #17 – Recap- Miles of Smiles!

November 7, 2016 at 5:52 am

If you read my Friday Five last week, you know that this NY Marathon was a bit ill fated. Well, after the San Francisco Marathon (recap), and a few other races that didn’t go as planned, I nearly skipped it. I’ve been burned out and have been struggling with speed and endurance. I got a physical and nothing came up. I’m hopefully just over trained…