Tough Mudder - More Like Bacteria Mudder

  While listening to The Lamont and Tonelli show on The Bone (107.7FM San Francisco)  they began talking about the mud runs people do, especially the Tough Mudder....more
I just posted on my timeline about 1000 runners getting sick in France from a Tough Mudder race.more

Time Management Tips for Race Training

MeganT I never heard of that app!  I use Nike+ and Runkeeper - thanks for the tip!more

MyDogLikes: Top 5 Benefits of Dog Agility

After earning his Canine Good Citizen (CGC) certification a couple months back, our little wiggle butt puppy expressed some serious interest in taking an agility class....more

Riding with Intention.

 Does anyone think they can hide their feelings from their horse? Even for a minute?...more


It's been just over a month since the marathon, and contrary to what more experienced marathoners have promised, I am not laboring under any kind of "runner's amnesia."I am still quite adamantly opposed to running another 26.2 miles. Ever.I guess it's a case of "know thyself."And I know, quite certainly, that my marathon experience was a bucket list kind of thing.But that's not to say my experience didn't lead to a big breakthrough.Huge, actually....more

6 Ways to Run Faster

For those of us who aren’t record holders; the runners who can’t afford a coach or trainer and people new to the world of running—keep going, you can get faster! We’ve had to be creative to find new ways to improve our speed. Our friends might think that we’re crazy and our race calendar might be bigger than our social calendar, but we’ve made a commitment to get faster.See the full post here: 6 Ways to Run Faster...more

How a Beautiful City Inspired Me to Continue Running.

It’s been about 14 months since I decided to run in an effort to be more active, and 9 months since my first half marathon. Since the Tinker Bell Half in January I have continued to run, however with inconsistency due to a bad knee injury. ...more

6 Insanely Useful Tips for Running a Webinar

Don’t you hate when things don’t turn out as expected? The dress you bought online is way too small.The pricey restaurant you ate at served mediocre food.Your airplane was delayed two hours.The webinar that you attended didn’t deliver on what was promised. Umm….What??!! Yeah, you read that right…...more

ZOOMA Women's Running Series-Annapolis

Amber @ Fit, Foodie RunsCome visit this mama for healthy recipes and inspirational running stories! are so may awesome rewards and benefits about being an Ambassador for races but let me just say not all Ambassador partnerships rock. Some races just throw out a name and give the ambassador an entry and that’s the end of story… but some programs are beyond amazing. Some including ZOOMA Women’s Series....more

My First Time Placing In An Overall Category

For those of you who have been holding your breath in anticipation of my latest race reports, I apologize for my delay. Life has truly just kicked it into high gear, and I've had to let things sort of slip. But you can take a breath now, here is what happened. :)Capital 10 Miler - I could sum this up with "huge downpours, cold temps, harsh wind, flooded paths, sleet pelting face stinging" 10 Miles of insanity. And one of the hardest medals that I have fought for to receive....more