Race Recap: The Illinois Marathon 5K β€” Race 1 of the Half I-Challenge

Disclaimer: I received a free entry to The Illinois Marathon 5K as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review find and write race reviews! I’m breaking down my trip to the Illinois race weekend into two posts. This first post will include […]

Weekly Therapy: Which way do I go?

the week: Recovering from traveling, returned to my original office building (but in a new space), and roads closed on my usual route leaving my house THROUGH NOVEMBER (ugh). weekend: Another race weekend; this time a road trip to Solon, Iowa for the Hawkeye 25k trail race. Super excited for this one β€” spoiler alert: […]

Weekly Therapy: Luck o’ the Irish to you!

the week: Current status: Eating leftover (gluten-free!) wedding cake for breakfast. weekend: So, we made our marriage license official β€” and celebrated EIGHT YEARS together! 😍 We found a wonderful lady to come to our home and get our signatures (along with our witnesses), and then will celebrate with some corned beef and cabbage and […]

Product Review: The Runnerbox

Disclaimer: I received The Runnerbox to review as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find and write race reviews! The Runnerbox is a bi-monthly box of athletic awesomeness β€” hand-picked products and accessories geared towards runners to enhance their active lifestyle. […]

Daily Goodness: Convenient, Healthy Meals with LUVO

Disclaimer: I received samples of LUVO frozen meals to review as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find and write race reviews! Good Food Equals Performance LUVO frozen meals don’t sacrifice nutrition in the name of convenience. “Whether you’re training for […]

Sunday Lately for this 30-Something:: Week 78

Sunday, Sunday, SUNDAY! Sunday Lately is a weekly linkup hosted by the Blogger Tribe (lead by Angelica, Meghan, Nicole, and Katy). And the rest of us in the Blogger Tribe are sharing our posts today, too. The prompts for June 26 (Week 78):: Creating, Finding, Switching, Forgetting, Craving. Catch up and read all of my […]

Weekly Therapy: 49 weeks left in my 30s

the week: Friday’s Weekly Therapy was disrupted by OUR FIRST IOWA VISITORS! weekend: The boyfriend’s parents spent the holiday weekend with us, and we explored some fun things in Des Moines β€” the Downtown Farmers Market on Saturday and Iowa Cubs game on Sunday were big highlights. We definitely crossed a few items off of […]