Tagged with marathon

runDisney – What to Pack

runDisney – What to Pack

After doing so many runDisney race trips I feel like I’ve finally perfected my race packing list! A few years ago I wrote out my go-to packing list and trip after trip I keep pulling out this crumpled piece of paper when it’s time to pack.  So, I (finally!) thought – why not share the list … Continue reading

Running For a Cause

Running For a Cause

If you’ve been following along on my running journey for awhile now you may know that I’ve chosen to run in support of different charities several times over the past few years, in fact, the whole reason I began running was to raise money for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS) in memory of my friend Kerry.  (You … Continue reading

Race Recap – 2015 Hartford Marathon

Race Recap – 2015 Hartford Marathon

Honestly, what a great day!   We literally could not have asked for better weather (clear skies and mid 50’s!), the entire event was well organized and best of all, I got to run my husband’s first marathon with him in his hometown – overall I’d say the race was a huge success! Race start … Continue reading

Hartford Marathon Expo

Hartford Marathon Expo

Yesterday afternoon Jason and I (and Madison of course!) drove from the Cape to my moms house in Western Massachusetts, she’s only about a half an hour from Hartford so it’s perfect! As soon as we arrived and dropped Madison off at the house we headed to the expo to grab our bibs.  The expo … Continue reading

Fall Race Planning

Fall Race Planning

With several fall races coming up I’ve been trying to do a little race trip planning! Hartford is pretty easy, it’s not so  much a “destination” trip as a trip home. We’ll be staying at my moms house which is about half an hour away from downtown Hartford and we’ll hopefully get to see some friends … Continue reading

Fall Marathon Training Update!

Fall Marathon Training Update!

So since I haven’t been blogging much, I’ve pretty much gone through all of my marathon training without posting much more than my short weekly training updates! So, how has this cycle of marathon training gone? MEH. Honestly, not great, but could have been worse. Unfortunately I struggled with a few things this summer: humidity, … Continue reading

Watch a Marathon.

Watch a Marathon.

Dear friends, please bare with me while I do a bit of rambling today.  I’m not sure that I have a point, but hopefully this experience will resonate with some of you… This year once I crossed the finish line of the Walt Disney World Marathon I walked back into Epcot to meet Jason and … Continue reading