Posted in March 2013

{Mud Endeavor}

{Mud Endeavor}

Having recently completed my much anticipated Spartan Races, I found myself approaching race weekend last week with less than the usual excited anticipation. Now don’t get me wrong, I was looking forward to getting out and competing, but I did not do my usual pre-race rituals of getting pumped up and ready to run. I … Continue reading

{My Son: The Spartan}

Not only did I have the pleasure of running a Spartan Race recently, but I also got to be the proud momma of a little boy who participated in his first Spartan! Ever since Mason turned four, I had hoped that he would have interest in trying a mud run. He recently ran his first … Continue reading

{Spartan Sprint: Georgia}

{Spartan Sprint: Georgia}

Spartan Race #2 is officially in the books, and I am officially hooked! The months of anticipation, training, and excitement to finally get my hands on this race series were truly worth it, and Spartan Race did not disappoint. Having now run two Spartan Races back to back, it is interesting to reflect on them … Continue reading

{Working Out Mommy Style!}

Regular workouts are great, but sometimes the best (and most fun!) way to burn calories is with your kids! Tonight, my son and I had a blast “working out” by simply playing together around the house! Here’s our little workout, courtesy Mommy and Mason: Run around the house for several minutes with child riding piggy … Continue reading

{Staycation}

{Staycation}

This week I had the pleasure of taking a few days off to spend time with good friends from Michigan. They have made a habit of visiting each year right as the “winter blahs” begin to arrive up north. They welcome the opportunity to escape the cold for a week, and I welcome the excuse … Continue reading