For all my fellow runners out there…via wellandgood.com. It’s critically important to warm up before running. Here, Nike Master Coach Traci Copeland shares a 10-move series to get your muscles ready to run. Source: Warm up before running with this … Continue reading Warm up before running with this 10 move routine | Well+Good
Sometimes you just have to go for it! Don’t think too much about it because you might talk yourself out of it. If you think it is something you would like to do, do it! I used that tactic recently. … Continue reading Go For It
Went for a run today. Look at all the fun and beautiful sights I took in. I had so much fun on this run and felt great when I was done! Believe it or not, I managed to get in … Continue reading Oh, the things that you see when you go for a run!
I’m happy to report that I did my leg of the marathon relay yesterday. It was a long day. I got up at 5 am to be ready for my carpool pickup at 5:45 am. The ride into Pittsburgh was … Continue reading Marathon Relay Completed
Tomorrow is the Pittsburgh Marathon relay and I think I’m ready. I’m running the 5th and last leg of the relay, which is 4.2 miles. I completed a longer run this week of 5.8 miles, so I think I’m ready. Wish me luck! Continue reading Marathon Relay is Tomorrow
It’s 3 weeks tomorrow to my marathon relay and a gorgeous Saturday morning in the Burgh! It’s already 9:18 am and I’m having an internal debate about should I go running or cycling today? Such a dilemma. Our daughter is … Continue reading 3 Weeks to Marathon Relay
As I mentioned in an earlier post, about 4 weeks ago I was invited to run a marathon relay in the beginning of May. I was so excited about the invite, that I really didn’t think about the time I … Continue reading Marathon Relay Update
It’s official. I registered for the marathon relay last night. Wish me luck! Continue reading It’s official, I’m in the marathon relay
I was recently invited to participate in a marathon relay with 5 women from my neighborhood. I was so excited when I received the invitation because I had been wanting to get back into a more rigorous running schedule. When … Continue reading Running in a marathon relay
This Is Why I Run I went for a run this morning. It was already 77 degrees Fahrenheit and humidity was in the 80% range, but I missed a few days and my body was screaming “GET OUT THERE AND … Continue reading This Is Why I Run
Let’s admit it, most of us experience some hot flashes when we go through menopause, some women more than others. I’m one of those lucky ones that rarely gets them, but when I do, I have a trick. I use … Continue reading Hot Mama and Hot Flashes
These are good, simple tips for choosing the right running shoes via “Live Healthy and Well”. https://livehealthyandwell.com/choose-right-running-shoes/ Continue reading Choose the Right Running Shoes | Live Healthy and Well
JUST DO IT! ONE OF MY FAVORITE SLOGANS So often we over think something we want to do to the point where we talk ourselves out … Continue reading Don’t Over Think, Just Do It!
I’m sitting on my front porch enjoying the slightly cool, fresh air and gentle breeze while being serenaded by the variety of birds singing their morning song. It is glorious!
When I’m with nature, I feel inspired and motivated. It gets my creative juices flowing. I find I accomplish more when I connect with nature.
What inspires and motivates you? Please share in my comments. Continue reading Spring Mornings, Meditation and Inspirations
The past few months have been so crazy, busy that I didn’t allow myself the time to Relax and Give Thanks.
Expressing gratitude can be done the moment you wake up. Before you even let your feet touch the ground, start by saying “thank you for a new day”, “thank you for breath”, and then get out of bed and look around at all that you have to be thankful for and express it. Continue reading Relax and Give Thanks
I am so proud of my daughter. While most girls her age would much rather go shopping or spend time texting their friends, my daughter chooses to join her mother on a run. We still like to go shopping, but that is not our regular entertainment. Continue reading Thankful for the Best Running Buddy