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
My daughter and I came back from vacationing in St. Petersburg, Florida last week to almost a straight week’s worth of rain. We biked and walked everyday while on vacation and for the first 2 days we were back, I … Continue reading When Nature Gives You Rain for 5 Straight Days – Have Fun!
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!
Warm weather is the perfect time of year to build in more active and fun, family time. Take advantage of the nice weather and longer daylight to get outside and get moving with your family. Find an activity that everyone … Continue reading Build in active time with family time and stay fit
Thank a chill pill about getting in your 10,000 steps per day. According to this article on Inc.com, as long as you are staying active you are doing the right thing to keep yourself healthy. So enjoy that walk, bike … Continue reading Please Stop Obsessing Over 10,000 Steps: The Brutal Truth About Goals That Few People Are Willing to Admit | Inc.com
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
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
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
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!
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