Prague Marathon Training, Week 8

Another week of training and another race! It’s kind of crazy to be racing this much, but I’m loving it! It definitely gives me something to look forward to each week and it makes the long runs go by a lot faster. Race recap for the Run Hard Columbia Half Marathon to come on Wednesday!Read more


An Open Letter to My Legs

Dear Legs, For as long as I can remember, I have hated you. I remember seeing the way your thighs puffed out when I sat down on a chair while wearing shorts (as I often did in the South Florida heat as a child) and wondering why you had to do that. I thought peopleRead more


Swamp Rabbit Half Marathon Race Report

For my first half marathon of the year, I set my sights on the GHS Swamp Rabbit Half Marathon here in Greenville. It’s billed as the fastest race in the Upstate thanks to the net downhill on the course, and it is definitely one of the larger events here. My motivation wasn’t the speed ofRead more


Prague Marathon Training, Week 7

I sat down with my training plan this week and had a mini breakthrough. I looked at everything I have left to do before Prague and suddenly, it just seemed…doable. I didn’t feel intimidated or overwhelmed. I didn’t struggle with any feelings of doubt. I just though, “Ok, I can do this.” Of course, thereRead more


The Next Big Adventure

If you follow me on Instagram, you may have seen a post early in the year where I touched on what countries I thought I’d be visiting in 2017. In it, I mentioned that I’d be visiting Bolivia, and well – that was true at the time. The day after the election, I decided thatRead more