On Running: Mizuno Wave Rider 18 Review

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The following post is sponsored by FitFluential LLC on behalf of Mizuno. The above is called a disclosure and it’s required to let you know about sponsored relationships. Now let me give you another, personal disclosure: I made the switch to the Mizuno Wave Rider several years ago (circa version 15) and I’ve never looked […]

Getting Outside with LÄRABAR (plus a Giveaway)

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Today’s post is sponsored by LÄRABAR but my love of their bars is all my own. Get Outside I love to exercise outdoors. I am a runner first and foremost, and as I have, ahem, gotten a little older, I appreciate more and more the joy of trail running. Some days, though, it’s great to […]

Motivated to Beat Breast Cancer

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This post is sponsored by Skechers to call attention to their campaign with the American Cancer Society in the fight against breast cancer. I was compensated for this post. All opinions though, are my own, and I am proud to be a part of this campaign. My younger sister Susan would have been 54 on […]

My Life on Instagram and Other Updates

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I have been very prolific on Instagram this week. Between cross country, Whole Foods, dog running, and Huntington Beach (and a new job…yay!), I’ve been uploading a lot of photographs. I thought it would be fun to update my life from Instagram from this week. (Do you follow me?) Let’s start off with the best. […]

Get Your Seasonal Flu Shot and Give a Shot

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  This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #GetAShot #Collective Bias   Even though the weather in the desert is still (very) warm, fall is approaching quickly. Before we know it, the weather will be cooler, more time will be spent indoors, and the season […]

How Social Media Helps Me Run Faster

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For those of you have followed along with my training adventures over the last few years, you may have noticed that I don’t hold back when I talk about my goals and expectations. Last year, when I wanted to break two hours in the half marathon for the first time since I turned 50, I […]