Moonlight Madness 5K

Moonlight Madness 5K

As you may have seen from my previous fitness post, I'm training for a half marathon in November! I'm really getting into the training now with my long runs in the double digits, and I start speed work soon (which I'm completely dreading, btw). I don't know if I've ever run a race WHILE training [...]

Half-Marathon Training

Half-Marathon Training

I'd say I'm an "avid runner," meaning that with my schedule I typically run about 3 or 4 days a week (depending on the season and what I have going on). I'm usually pretty happy with this; it keeps me pretty content with my fitness level and endurance. BUT then some crazy part of me [...]

Why I Love Running

Why I Love Running

"So you like running?! Why??" I get this question ALL. THE. TIME. How could I possibly enjoy running?  Now I know running isn't everyone's cup of tea, but it's by far my favorite way to exercise. There are so many physical and mental benefits to running, some personal added bonuses, and definitely a boost of [...]