As you know, this Sunday I completed the NYRR 9+1 program. Today I thought I would explain a little about the program and talk about my journey to Sunday. According to their website, New York Road Runners (NYRR) is the world’s premier community running organization, seeking to improve community health and well-being by championing a lifelong committment […]
Archives for September 2015
Double Race Weekend: St. Jude 5K and NYRR Bronx 10 Mile Race Recaps!
Happy Monday. Who is ready for another week? I’m tired from this weekend so I sure hope the week goes by quickly 🙂 This weekend I hd two races on my calendar – St. Jude 5K on Saturday and the NYRR Bronx 10 Mile on Sunday. This actually worked perfectly for my Runner’s World Hat […]
#FrugalFridays – Dr Cool GIVEAWAY!
Happy Frieday! I’m bringing you an awesome giveaway today from Dr Cool for #FrugalFridays! Have you heard of Dr Cool? It’s a company that sells some pretty unique items such as compression wraps and cooling towels, caps, headbands, wristbands, arm sleeves and shirts. Earlier this summer I started having some recurring knee pain. Nothing major, […]
Body Glide…Cause Chafing Ain’t Cute!
Disclaimer – I was provided with this Body Glide product for free, but I was not compensated for this post. All opinions and thoughts are my own! If you’re a runner, you probably know about chafing. Unfortunately if you are running a long distance, its always possible to experience chafing. Luckily there is a product out […]
Gulf Beach Half Marathon Race Recap
On Saturday, September 20 I ran my 11th half marathon of the year, the Gulf Beach Half Marathon in Milford, CT. This was was only about 45 minutes from my house so I figured it would be a great half marathon to add to my schedule. The communication for the race could not have been better. […]
#FrugalFridays – Current Deals: Part 2
Happy Friday ya’ll! I got a lot of great feedback from last week’s #FrugalFridays post, so I thought I would use the same format this week. Welcome to Current Deals – Part 2, but first congratulations to my Freekeh giveaway winner, Farrah! Before I get into the deals, have you heard of Ebates? It’s basically […]
Goodbye August and Hello September! I’m SO ready for summer to be over as I’m sick of running in the hear and humidty. Even though September starts today, we’re experiencing a mini heat wave here in CT. Temperatures are in the 90’s all week with high humidity – bummer 🙁 I love September because that […]