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
If you live in a 4 seasons climate, which I do, we’re coming up on that time of year where we start to shed layers of clothing and reveal more skin, especially when we hit the swimming pool or beach. … Continue reading Top 5 Yoga Poses to Strengthen Your Core | Focused on Fit
I just came back from a vacation where I was mostly unplugged My family and I just came back from vacationing in St. Petersburg, Florida. We visited my niece who is doing an apprenticeship at a local theater there. I … Continue reading Vacation Mostly Unplugged
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
The other day, I left my ear buds at home when I took my walk. I am working at staying disconnected from my devices when I … Continue reading Peaceful, mindful walk
Whenever there is an opportunity to get up and get moving, mama’s gotta seize the moment! Cycling with the family on Memorial Day was a great way to spend time together and get in exercise for everyone. Continue reading Mama’s gotta seize the moment and exercise
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
In 1993 Attila had a falling accident that left him paralyzed from the waist down.
Fast forward to 2017 Attila will be competing for the 24-hour world record for hand cycling at Borrego Springs, CA. on Nov 3 and 4. Continue reading Paraplegic Hand Cyclist To Beat 24-Hour Cycling Record
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!
Cycling in Pittsburgh is a wonderful experience. Pittsburgh has become a cycling-friendly city. It has miles of off-road trails and great restaurants and cafes to refuel when needed. Continue reading Day On The Bike in the Burgh
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
Setting, writing and regularly reviewing goals can be so powerful and effective. I just pulled out my 2017 list that I wrote in February 2017, which I review every so often, and I was amazed what was revealed to me. … Continue reading Goal Setting is Powerful