Friday Five: Five Things I Always Run With

Another Friday has rolled around and I’m happy to be linking up with the DC-trio, Cynthia at You Signed Up for What, Mar at Mar on the Run and Courtney at Eat Pray Run DC.  Today is a “Free Friday” which means any topic is fine as long as it uses the “five” format.  It’s been a while since I did a favorite running thing post, so it seemed like a good topic for this … Continue reading

TotR: Airia Running Shoes

Today’s topic for Tuesdays on the Run is Treadmill Running.  I’m going to let Patty from My No-Guilt Life and Erika from MCM Mama Runs and the rest of our great bloggers tackle that topic because I just absolutely refuse to step foot on a treadmill.  I’ve tried and I just cannot stand it for more than fifteen minutes!  Maybe I’ll learn something from the rest of you that will help me figure out how … Continue reading

New Shoes and Happiness

One of my favorite authors, Alexander McCall Smith, wrote a book I love called Blue Shoes and Happiness.  I know it is a little bit of a female stereotype, but I really do love new shoes.  Work shoes, play shoes, running shoes, they all give me a little boost when I get a new pair.  I decided to give a new brand a try and found a great deal on a pair of Altra Torins, … Continue reading