Spartan Up!!! Race Entry Giveaway

Last year, before I found out i was pregnant, I had thought that I would be taking the challenge of running the Spartan Special Ops Sprint here in Tampa.  Well… we all know what happened and why I wasn’t able to attempt it, so I won’t go into any more details Continue Reading …

Sarasota Half Marathon Redemption

Last year, about this very time, I was peeing on a stick discovering that I was pregnant with my second child.  (TMI?) I was beyond thrilled to see that blue word “PREGNANT” on my First Response pregnancy test, but I was also a little  bummed because I had just found out Continue Reading …

Friday Five: Things in my gym bag

Hello Friday.  I’m very happy to make it to the weekend.  My week has been a pretty regular week.  My hubby was traveling all week, so I was home alone with the kiddos.   Thankfully, he is returning home this morning, and he’ll be showing up with a couple special visitors Continue Reading …

Race Hoarders

Yesterday, I was scrolling through my news feed and happened to see this post from Amy at Mom’s Magical Miles.  Essentially, she posted about how she witnessed several individuals “hoarding” the post race “free’ snacks and refreshments at a race she ran this weekend, which, in turn, resulted in a Continue Reading …

Best Damn Race and a discount code

If you are looking for a discount code for Best Damn Race, you can use HALEYD at registration to save $5.   The code will only be good after the initial surge of registrants for each race.  Currently, you can use it for the marathon for Best Damn Race Cape Continue Reading …

Color Me Rad Discount Code & Giveaway

Color Me Rad definitely lives up to it’s name.  It’s a totally hip, and rad 5k race through a color course war zone.  Use my discount code or enter my giveaway to win an entry to this super fun, and totally rad, fun run.   Discount Code & Giveaway for Color Continue Reading …

2014 Sarasota Half Marathon & Relay Race Recap

Last year, I had wanted to run this race, but it was scheduled on the same day as another local race – the one where I PR’ed and almost ran a sub 2:00.  So when the opportunity arose for me to run the Sarasota Half Marathon this year with the Continue Reading …

Sunday Funday

I’m going to leave this short and sweet. Today was a good day! Woke up and completed half marathon #9 for some new bling and bragging rights. Then played at the beach with my daughter and parents. Then we watched the St. Patty’s Day Parade on the island. It had Continue Reading …

First Watch Sarasota Half Marathon & Relay

There’s just something special about being a runner in Central Florida.   Maybe it’s the near-perfect weather we are blessed with during the winter months or maybe it’s the beautiful coastline that we are surrounded by on either side of the state.  I feel as if it’s a combination of Continue Reading …

Gasparilla Stroller Roll Recap

Not many people know that the Gasparilla Stroller Roll was my first official chipped race.  In fact, it was my daughter’s first race too.  At only 3 months old, she was the youngest participant in the stroller roll that year.   She was just a ball of infant rolls and spit Continue Reading …