Race Bucket List
Tuesdays on the Run
Today I’m joining the lovely ladies for Tuesdays On The Run.  Where we talk about a different topic each week that is running related. Today’s topic is “Bucket List Races” I’ve had a list of races in my mind that I think would be fun to run… I wouldn’t really call it a “bucket list”, just an I’d be up …
Running Challenges
Tuesdays on the Run
Today I’m joining the lovely ladies for Tuesdays On The Run.  Where we talk about a different topic each week that is running related. Today’s topic is “The Most Challenging Aspect of Running Right Now Is…” Don’t get me wrong… I love running.  However, there are times that make it more of a challenge. Right now I’ve got 2 things that are …
Post Race Rituals and Rewards
Tuesdays on the Run
Today I’m joining the lovely ladies for Tuesdays On The Run.  Where we talk about a different topic each week that is running related. Today’s topic is “Post Race Rituals and Rewards” I’ve got a few things that I do after a race, particularly a half marathon… they are aimed towards recover and re fueling. After crossing a finish line, I …
Fall Race Calendar
Tuesdays on the Run
Today I’m linking up with MCM Mama Runs, Marcia’s Healthy Slice, and My no-guilt life for Tuesdays on the Run. Today we’re talking fall racing calendars! All summer we’ve been training in the hot, humid conditions for races in the fall which will hopefully result in a shiny new PR! Here’s a peak at my race calendar this fall: October …
Race Memorabilia
Tuesdays on the Run
Today I’m linking up with MCM Mama Runs, Marcia’s Healthy Slice, and My no-guilt life for Tuesdays on the Run. Today we’re talking race memorabilia! There is a lot of stuff that you get when you run a race… I’m always amazed at the amount of things I have that I need to empty out of my car after I’ve …
Summer Scenes From My Run
Tuesdays on the Run
Today I’m linking up with MCM Mama Runs, Marcia’s Healthy Slice, and My no-guilt life for Tuesdays on the Run. Today we are talking about “Summer Scenes From My Run” I’m fortunate enough to have access to trails that are somewhat wooded and shaded, as well as some water features on the path. I love it when I come across a …
Choosing Races – My Process
Tuesdays on the Run
Today I’m linking up with Erika at MCM Mama Runs, Marcia at Marcia’s Healthy Slice, and Patty at My no-guilt life for Tuesdays on the Run. Today the topic is: How do you choose your races? What thought process do you use? I would love to run all the races, but that would get pretty expensive! I’ve ran in 4 …
Racing Frequency
Tuesdays on the Run
Today I’m linking up with Erika at MCM Mama Runs, Marcia at Marcia’s Healthy Slice, and Patty at My no-guilt life for Tuesdays on the Run. Today the topic is How Often Do You Race? My racing pattern lately averages about a race every 2 months. So far this year I have run in 3 races (all half marathons) – Jail …
Best Races in Houston & KC
Tuesdays on the Run
Today I’m linking up with Erika at MCM Mama Runs, Marcia at Marcia’s Healthy Slice, and Patty at My no-guilt life for Tuesdays on the Run. Today the topic is the best races in your area/state. Any distance, any time of year… While I have only been racing in the Houston area for almost a year, I have come across …
Ideal racing conditions
Tuesdays on the Run
Today I’m linking up with Erika at MCM Mama Runs, Marcia at Marcia’s Healthy Slice, and Patty at My no-guilt life for Tuesdays on the Run. The topic for today is racing window of comfort… what are your ideal temperature/conditions for race day? I’m a little bit like Goldilocks… not too hot, not too cold, I like it just right. …