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My Very First DNF & Why I’m Proud Of It

This past weekend I went to Los Angeles with three objectives: have a fun weekend with my friend Stephanie, watch the Olympic marathon trials (live), and run the LA Marathon. Two and a half of those goals were achieved, but I’m still calling it a win all the way around. Two days before I was […]

Costa Rica Running Adventure

How does one possibly put the most amazing week-long adventure into words? It’s hard. Really hard. But I will do my best. If you’ve been reading this blog for a long time, you may remember that in September of 2014 my husband and I took a trip to Spain that included a 4-day running adventure […]

Giveaway: Woven Socrates Performance Socks

I’ve got an awesome giveaway today for a cute pair of running socks. Who doesn’t like fun, new socks?!? Gone For A Run sent me two pair of these socks – one for me to wear and the other to giveaway to one lucky reader. The socks are not only cute, but they are super […]

Review: Swanson Health Products

When trying new things and testing products or businesses, I try really hard not to compare them to their competitors (if I’m familiar with their competitors). But admittedly, that’s sometimes really hard not to do. Let me try both ways – first with no knowledge of the competition, and then a quick comparison. The company […]