Why I Refuse to Lose

...Do you hear me, do you feel me? We gon' be alright...Wouldn't you knowWe been hurt, been down beforeWhen our pride at the world like, Lookin' at the world like, "Where do we go?" -Kendrick Lamar, Alright ...more

Everything You Need to Know to Rock Your First Color Run

In an effort to help you rock your first Color Run, I’ve put together a few tips based on my experience. Hindsight is 20/20 after all, and I’m still finding dye around my house to this day! Hopefully you can keep these little cheats in mind and make the most out of this milestone race! ...more
DSTPRL  It gets everywhereeeee lol, my poor seat bets are rainbow colored to this day. I'm ...more

No. 79

If you stopped yourself every single time you were about to say, “I have to” and changed it to “I get to,” it might change your entire experience.~ Kristin Armstrong, Mile Markers: The 26.2 Most Important Reasons Why Women Run...more

Run For Your Life

A few weeks ago, I woke up way earlier than I should have, and embarked on a journey to MetLife Stadium to participate in my first ever Color Me Rad 5k. It’s just Color Me Rad, and it’s not timed or anything, and a lot of people walk it (it’s almost too crowded to run the whole thing unless you’re really determined/a runner), but it’s still a 5k and I’m glad I did it. ...more

Announcing: BlogHer 5K Chicago Fun Run, Presented by Best Buy

Get ready to lace up those running shoes because the annual BlogHer 5K is back and better than ever! This year, BlogHer is excited to be partnering with Best Buy for the Chicago edition of the BlogHer 5K. So excited in fact that the first 280 participants will receive a FREE FitBit device. ...more
I am flying in Friday morning so I'll miss this, darn it. My memories of the 5k in NYC are so ...more