Road Tested Reviews – Phone, Fuel and Fire!

I’m coming at you this week with some amazing new fuel, the perfect place to put your phone on a run (finally!) and lighting a fire under your ass with one of the most motivating women I have ever met. Spoiler: she was run over by a truck, spent five weeks in a...

The Rundown – My Mood is Like New England Weather

  We have a saying in the northeast, if you don’t like the weather, wait a minute and it will change. The same has been true for my mood lately. One minute things seem hopeless and the next, I feel invincible. My motto has always been “this too shall...

The Rundown – Back to Work

  No, I didn’t get a real job but I’m back to work in triathlon training and I’ve taken a few additional freelance jobs as well. Someone has to work to pay for the gas in my cursed car. WEEK OF JANUARY 22, 2018 RUNNING I had a great week of running! It started...

Road Tested Reviews – The Jeans Trend I Refuse to Follow

I tried to ignore it. It’s a trend that has been going on for quite some time now. I first saw it with the Kardashians and I make a point to never, ever do what any of them are doing. Then I saw my gorgeous (and much younger cousins) in them, which I also...

4 Training Tips for New (and old) Runners

Welcome to a new year and new name for your dose of monthly Wednesday wisdom on running — Just Run! Clever, right? Since 2017 is already a blur I will remind you that myself and five or six of my most knowledgeable and experienced run blogger friends get...

The Rundown – “Easy” Weeks Can Be So Hard

Technically I had a “rest” or “easy” week on my training schedule last week. Normally, I hate weeks like this because I either don’t feel like I need the rest or, my body needs the rest but my mind doesn’t agree. This past week was...