Cheering for Boston Marathon


If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Thanks for visiting!Oh man…lately I’ve been bitten by the Boston Bug.  As a runner, this is essentially like the first day of March Madness for me.  The fact that it’s on a Monday is a cruel joke. I have so many friends… [Read More]

Explore St. Louis


This week is turning out to be all St. Louis all the time but when you live somewhere you’re proud of, you want everyone to know it.  This town has so much to offer and I sometimes feel it’s my responsibility and honor to remind you and as always, invite you to come be a… [Read More]

I Did It and I Liked It

Go! STL Half Marathon Recap

It happened this weekend.  I’ve always wanted to do it but wasn’t quite sure how to do it.  The thought of doing it with so many people around scared me a little but I threw caution to the wind Sunday and I did IT.  I not only did it, I LIKED It.  No better yet…I… [Read More]

Go! St. Louis Weekend and Other Family Fun

Go St. Louis

Man oh man.  If I had a button that said “reply”, I would totally replay this entire weekend.  Starting on Friday night with a girl’s night out at Robust, one of my favorite wine bars.  There really is nothing better than enjoying a little downtime, with a great glass of wine and great company.  The… [Read More]

The Truth About My Body Image

It's Ok To Be Beautiful

WARNING: This is long but stick with it. I think it was Courtney that posted this Dove video yesterday and I’ll admit that I did the quick Facebook glance.  I didn’t watch it, I didn’t have to.  All you had to do is look at the preview image to know what the video was going… [Read More]

Go! St. Louis Family Weekend and Announcement

Chipotle Logo

It’s GO! St. Louis Race weekend is almost upon us and I couldn’t be more excited!  Why am I so excited? Because that means there will be an expo to go browse around, There will be a buzz in the city that I just love, Because there’s a new course this year that I’m excited… [Read More]

Five Tips for a Successful Stroller Run

Stroller Running Tips

It’s that time of year..stroller running season!  If you’ve been reading this blog for a while, you know I love stroller running.  I love it so much I created a day just to honor all of us that go the extra distance to stay fit (#StrollerRun15 will be in May but that’s all I can… [Read More]

Marvelous Monday: Mizuno, Running and Family

Outdoor Fun

Happy Belated Easter! What a weekend!  The weather in St. Louis this weekend was IDEAL.  I mean perfect which meant some amazing running Friday and Saturday.  Being home last week was exactly what the doctor ordered on my training plan.  I think I finished the week with 25 or so miles which is great for… [Read More]

Meb For Mortals Book Review

Meb For Mortals_Cover

I can remember it like it was yesterday.  I might have been multi-tasking a little as the Boston Marathon raced on.  I sat at my desk craving any updates.  Where was Shalane?  What about Meb?  What kind of pace were they keeping?  Seriously, I recorded it.  (Please tell me I wasn’t the only one).  I… [Read More]