Getting My Workout On

Getting My Workout On

With the 2 days of BlogFest behind us, Saturday was an opportunity to get more involved with the larger sessions at IDEA World Fitness Convention. As we were attending BlogFest there was a HUGE expo going on at the same time as well as workout sessions, lectures and...
Day 1 at BlogFest — all the selfies

Day 1 at BlogFest — all the selfies

What do you get when you take a bunch of bloggers, give them a wifi connection and put them in a room together surrounded by fitness experts and top brands? A bunch of tweets, hashtags, insta-selfies and one kick-ass experience. That is what BlogFest felt like. But it...
2 Runners, 2 Buckets

2 Runners, 2 Buckets

In order to bring awareness to ALS, there has been an “ice bucket challenge” that has been sweeping through social media. Essentially you challenge people to either dump a bucket of ice water on themselves or make a donation to ALS — preferably both. See...
A Fun Run and BlogFEST

A Fun Run and BlogFEST

I’m excited to say that I will be attending my very first blogger conference. Yep, I’ve run marathons, ultra marathons, raced in the middle of the night, but have yet to try one of the several famous BLOG CONFERENCES. Venturing into new territory here...
6 Additional Thoughts About 52.4 Miles

6 Additional Thoughts About 52.4 Miles

The 52.4 Ultra challenge at the San Francisco Marathon was last week, and I’ve been thinking about it since. There was a big training build up to race day, including high-milage weeks, a confidence-building marathon, and a 6-hour race. I’ve only run once...
Running Back-to-Back Marathons

Running Back-to-Back Marathons

First things first: THANK YOU. From helping me raise money for a great cause to all the love on social. Without the running community, this would have been a completely different experience and I can say, without a doubt, would not have been as enjoyable without all...
Preview: 52.4 miles

Preview: 52.4 miles

There is a first time for everything, and this weekend is one of those times. A couple of amazing things are happening this weekend. First, I’ll be running the furthest distance these legs have gone: 52.4 miles. I’ve run a 50 before, but this is further...
Moving Art, Literally

Moving Art, Literally

I was asked a few months ago about joining a friend on a journey. Although I couldn’t commit right away, things worked out where I was able to travel to Chicago and run the Rock ‘n’ Roll Half with him for Project Onward. About Project Onward: Project...