FitBloggin’ Conference – In All Honesty

In all honesty… It shouldn’t have been so damn hard to get to the fitness/blog conference (FitBloggin’) in Savannah from Connecticut, but it was.  After hoping a puddle jumper to DC, I sat there, delayed for an hour before getting on another puddle...

Is It Work If You Don’t Get Paid?

I shrug off my blog writing when it comes up in conversation.  I use air quotes when I say I have to do “work” and I’m referring to something that needs to get done for a post.  I shy away from even telling people I have a blog because I see them...

2014 The Year of the Bull

I know everyone is posting about either recapping 2013 or goals and resolutions for 2014 but all I can think about over here are bulls…as in the running of the bulls and giant, larger-then-life bull fighters in Spain.  Why you may ask?  Well because in 2014 I will be...

Dashing Through the Snow!

Hello, my name is Allie and it had been five days since I last sweat.  I was going through serious withdrawals.  As you know, the dreaded stomach bug ravaged my household and halted any and all plans for my family for about a week.  The week before Christmas.  Luckily...

Life Imitates Sport – Guest Post at My Own Balance

Or is it the other way around?  Fitness in general, and running in particular, is such a huge part of my life but it has surprised me in ways I never thought it would.  I’m not talking about winning races, or overcoming training obstacles (although those things...