{A Week Away}

{A Week Away}

A few years ago my husband’s family began a tradition of gathering together each summer for a week of relaxation, rejuvenation, and reconnection. With members traveling from Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Georgia, not to mention my own small Floridian family, all 17 of us meet together in a tiny, rural town of Virginia with the intent … Continue reading

{Mud Endeavor: Under The Lights}

{Mud Endeavor: Under The Lights}

There’s something very exciting about an obstacle race run at night. The darkness seems to morph the course into an entirely different animal, casting shadows across the mud and obstacles, thus creating a very unique and energy-charged experience for participants. Recently hosting the second installment of their successful night race “Under The Lights”, Mud Endeavor … Continue reading

{Sweeping The Course}

{Sweeping The Course}

This past weekend I was provided the amazing opportunity to travel to Salt Lake City, Utah to officially work my very first Spartan Race, a twelve mile Beast located in Soldier Hollow, a gorgeous ski resort located within the sprawling mountains an hour outside of the city. Upon arriving in Utah Friday, I immediately headed … Continue reading

{Spartan Chicked – The Buddy System}

{Spartan Chicked – The Buddy System}

Each Tuesday I rise early to quietly prepare for my morning run, careful not to disturb the rest of my sleeping household. Once ready, instead of simply stepping outdoors and traveling through my own neighborhood to complete my training for the day, I instead hop into my Jeep and drive twenty minutes south to a … Continue reading