Category Archives: running

A little recap about life

Well, it’s been a while since I actually “blogged.” My last one was an article that I wrote for our local newspaper, that didn’t make it on line…or at least I couldn’t find it….Which brings me to why I haven’t … Continue reading

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Surviving the winter

We are nearing the end of the year. The days are getting shorter, the weather is getting cooler, and you are getting tired. This must mean that it is time to hang up those running shoes and begin a five … Continue reading

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St. George Marathon Racap

Yesterday, I ran the St. George Marathon for the 4th time…also my 4th ever marathon. It was a wonderful experience. Before I get down to the results, I have to preface it with, of course, my story. So, here goes… … Continue reading

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Running With Music: What Do You Think?

For a while now, I have wanted to to a blog on how running without music is sooooo much better than running with music. I had my argument all ready to post, and was quite sure that I would be … Continue reading

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Under the Blue Moon 5k

Last night was one of the most fun nights our family has ever had! We got to run the Under the Blue Moon 5k. This was a race put on by our city, more specifically, our Miss Eagle Mountain. Her … Continue reading

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Keeping it simple

In my article that ran in the Spectrum today, I wrote about the simplicity of running. I focused more on the material side of things, i.e, specialized clothing and accessories, that at times can over-complicate what is such a simple, natural thing. … Continue reading

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Run with Rage Race Report

This morning I ran the annual “Run with Rage 5k.” This race goes to help pay fees for kids who play on the Rage club soccer team in our area. This is a sympathetic cause to me, as I am VERY … Continue reading

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Photo Shoot

The other day, my friend, Mikki offered to take some running pictures of me. She has taken our family pictures the past two years (2010 2011), as well as the pictures for my preschool classes, and she does an absolutely … Continue reading

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Those Calves!

You know that you have a somewhat, stand-out-ish trait, when in the space of just over a week, you get 5 comments about it, two of which are from total strangers. And as you can probably guess from the title … Continue reading

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Bring on the rain…I mean, MUD

With all the fires out this way, the overcast skies and torrential downpour of rain that came yesterday, was more than welcome.  Not only is rain a super awesome fire retardant (among other essential uses), when rain mixes with dirt, … Continue reading

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