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Yay! I Made the Team!

I am SUPER bad at keeping secrets. About a month ago, I applied for the Fleet Feet Raleigh Saucony Race Team, but knowing I may not get it, actually didn’t tell anybody but Leanna and BF. 184 more words


Poor Runner: How to Not Go Broke on My Favorite Thing

I’m pretty sure I’ve made this apparent, but in case you missed it, I’m a teacher. And with that, comes the ever-discussed, debated, and bemoaned teacher salary. 742 more words


Hitting The Trails

If you’re getting bored with your normal running route or just want a change of pace and scenery, it might be time to check out some local trails. 438 more words

Coach's Corner

Running with Parkinson's (Get Some Kleenex)

I do not like to cry if I can help it. That makes for tough times because I cry often. Happy Campbell’s soup commercials, puppies/kittens/babies, trying to unknot my running shoes’ laces…all make me well up. 184 more words


Frostbite 4 Miler

Raced the 4th race of the Frostbite Series this weekend – a 4 mile race in Forest Park. Finally, some super-chilly temperatures…I think it was 24 degrees at race time. 241 more words

Running Update

Much has happened in the 6 months since I started my running journey.  I had a knee injury scare early on.  Thankfully it turned out to be just a minor setback.   301 more words


First Race of 2016 and What I Learned

First race of 2016 was race #3 of the Frostbite Series here in St. Louis.  I went out for my usual evening run on the Monday night before the race.   326 more words