Tackling The Road: Running for Beginners

One of the first things people will learn about me is that I love to run. That’s right, I just did use the words ‘love’ and ‘run’ in the same sentence. There are people that absolutely detest running and don’t quite understand why runners choose this form of cardio. I could go on and on […]

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A Broke College Student’s Guide to Staying Fit During the Holidays

Finals are finally over and the first thing you want to do is hole up in your room and hibernate. Working out is probably the last thing you want to do. This is exactly what went through my mind as I was driving home after I completed my last final of the semester. Although the […]

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St. Joseph Half Marathon 2016: A Family Affair

I did it! I finished my second half marathon before my 21st birthday! Although I didn’t complete my goal of running the race in under 2 hours, I’m glad that I ran because my spark for racing has reignited and I am already excited for my next half marathon. This half marathon was also special […]

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Running While Female: The Brutally Honest Truth

“Run Forest, Run!”, “Hey girl, slow down!”, and “Hey girl, I’ll give you a workout!” are some phrases, along with obnoxious wolf whistles, hollers and glaring stares, that have been barked at me ever since I started running. In general, these degrading actions fly past me and I ignore them. While I have been fortunate […]

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Shoe Review: New Balance Vazee Prism (Women’s)

Disclaimer: I was not payed by New Balance to review this product nor am I sponsored by New Balance. This review is of my own experience running in them and I purchased these running shoes out of my own pocket. Let me start by saying that I was a little hesitant at first about returning […]

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Solo Running Safety 101

The feeling of running on your own is one of the greatest feelings in the world. Solo running is my ‘me time’ and I am very grateful for it. Don’t get me wrong, running with people is also fun and motivating, but sometimes I just need to pound the pavement and be alone with my […]

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13.1 Before 21

I have some exciting news! I registered for my second half marathon for the first week of November! The more I thought about whether or not I should actually do it, I couldn’t think of enough reasons not to run another one. The goal of running my second half marathon before I turn 21 feels like the […]

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A Running Update

Getting back on the running grind can be brutal, but you just have to stay with it..

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