3 Reasons Why I Don't Want To Run Long Distances

I have no desire to run long distances farther than 6 or 8 miles. There I said it. I might sound like a sourpuss and may not be considered a "true" runner, but that's just how I feel about it. ...more
Jebbica I found if I have to go before I start I don't after I start sweating.more

I'm Not Just A Runner

Hi, I'm Amy. I run. For many years I thought being a runner was the only thing that defined me - my identity. Well I'm here to tell you I'm not just a runner....more

Beginner 5k Program

Amber @ Fit, Foodie RunsCome visit FFT at http://www.fitfoodieruns.com for more information!Looking for motivated people who want to change their life!Even if you haven’t been working out, I will give you the tools you need to claim bragging rights for your first ever 5k!Be part of the millions of people who want to:Be in shapeGain confidenceCreate a healthy lifestyleYou can do it and I can help show you how in the Beginner 5k Program!...more

Workout Wednesday: Running Playlist

So obviously I talk about running a good bit, but people often ask me what I listen to when I’m running. I need music that is going to keep me going for a good bit and get my mind off of what I’m actually doing. So I created a playlist on Spotify (Spotify is not paying me to write this post) for my last half marathon and really loved the songs. So what do I listen to?Shakira – Hips Don’t LieShakira – Whenever, Wherever To get the rest of the list, visit: www.georgiapeachmommy.com Xo,J...more

Workout Wednesday: Running Reflection

Workout Wednesday: Running Reflection Almost a year ago...on June 3, 2013 I decided to start training for a 15K. If you've read any of  my posts on running, you know that I had never run before this date. I actually hated running, made fun of it and said I had no interest in it....more

Friday Faves: Crazy Compression

Friday Faves: Crazy Compression Recently I received Crazy Compression socks (I received them the day before my half marathon so I did not wear them for my half). I was excited to wear them in recovery mode and wore them for two days after the half....more

Workout Wednesday: Compression Socks

Workout Wednesday: Compression Socks I had a convo with my brother recently about compression socks. He asked why I wear them during races. So while I was explaining it to him, I thought I'd write a post about it......more

(VIDEO) Olympic Hopeful Marathoner Sally Meyerhoff Killed in Bike Accident

Sally was a lifelong runner, and her most recent accomplishment was winning the PF Chang Rock & Roll marathon in Arizona on January 17th this year. She is the first woman to ever win this race. Sadly, earlier this week at the age of 27, Sally’s life was cut short when she was killed in a bicycle accident. ...more

This post made me so sad -- my heart goes out to her family.

And that quote is perfect and it ...more

The weirdest running experience ever

Please, do not laugh! I am sharing this with you because I hope somebody will tell me this is completely normal! (read more)From elenasc.wordpress.com...more

I Know This Much Is True

On the heels of a New Year with resolutions are flying across the room so fast it's hard not to get hit by them or perhaps if you are like me you may be declaring "I'm not doing any resolutions, I am just going to live a better life all-around" when in all reality, my resolutions are rolling around in my head like coins in a glass jar. So here I go: Be a more patient Mom  Be a more patient Wife Be a more patient Daughter, Sister and Friend  Become a faster more efficient runner  Be true to myself, and to those aro...more