Candy Combo Oatmeal and Half-Marathon Playlist

Good morning! How about some candy for breakfast?! The Candy Combo Oatmeal has the following candy: Almond Joy (coconut + almonds) Samoa (chocolate + coconut) Reese’s (chocolate + almond butter) Not the actual candy, but the candy flavors and it’s not processed so it is healthier 😉. This is my new favorite oatmeal combo. It…

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Erie Half-Marathon Race Recap

Hi friends!  I hope everyone’s week is off to a great start. This is now officially my favorite race. Everything went off without a hitch, and the weather was my ideal running weather = 52 degrees, sunny, no wind, and no humidity. I thought I was being punked for the first 2 miles because it…

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Cold Weather Running – What to Wear

Happy Wednesday! I had a reader request for how to layer and dress for cold weather running. I love this topic!…I have more running gear than normal clothes. Like most things with running, this is one of those ‘you gotta figure out what works best for you’ kinds of topics, so I will share what I…

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Simulating Hills on the Treadmills!

Happy Friday to you! Ever since I swore off running in the early, dark hours of the AM for safety reasons, I’ve had to come up with new ways to stick my marathon training schedule. I do my long runs on the weekends (when I can run later in the morning), and now I’ve learned…

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How to Choose Your Next Race

Heeey guys. Ever since I watched the NYC Marathon on Sunday, I have become obsessed with researching marathons. Most scenic, fastest course, slowest course, flattest course, spring vs fall, largest, smallest, and the list goes on. I have this weird thing where before I make any big decisions, I pour my heart and soul into…

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