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Louisiana kid's marathon
inspiration personal running

Race lessons from a 3 year old.

The day didn’t start out so great. Wait, actually it did. Park was incredibly excited to race β€” his very first race β€” and literally screamed when he saw the start line. But then the mood changed when we had to pin his bib…

January 19, 2017
inspiration personal

Why do you run? I get asked that a lot. Well, it truly started as a way to get back into shape after the birth of my son… but over time, it became the thing that allowed me to see beyond myself. It gave…

October 10, 2016
inspiration personal

Finding “me” time.

A lot of people have asked me recently, “How do you do it? How do you find the time to run or work out?” And I get why that question gets asked so very frequently. I used to ask it too. I was so…

May 10, 2016
personal running

A little bit better than yesterday.

Never would I have thought a painted chunk of wood would bring me such joy. And let’s back up a second, because I know how silly this all sounds. Years ago, I used to see so many of my friends updating their Facebook statuses…

February 6, 2016
accountability personal running

Let’s be daring.

I never set out to become a runner. Nope. In fact, I was “dared” to run. A Ragnar Relay. 200 miles, 2 vans, 12 people, 30+ hours. Who does this crap? My family does. Actually 24 insane family members decided this was a very…

January 12, 2016