mileage payback

“the road seems shorter when shared with a friend.” as many of you may remember, when the walt disney world half marathon was cancelled in january, i still decided to get my miles in to say that i completed the half marathon and earn my medal. well that run would not have been possible without…

almost time to celebrate…

running that is?! the track shack celebration of running 5k presented by florida hospital is only 17 days away, and i cannot wait. i always love the start of the track shack race series…heck, it’s one of the reasons i decided to become a fanatic again. you just can’t beat the atmosphere of these races.…

new! baseline tap house

whoa, did anyone else just see the news coming from the disney parks blog this morning? disney parks blog author, joan peabody, just posted that a new baseline tap house is coming to disney’s hollywood studios. now let me tell you, this definitely sounds like our kind of place. celebrating the revitalization of downtown LA,…

running through beantown

happy monday everyone! i cannot believe that the start of the track shack race series is almost upon us. heck i can’t believe that we are already approaching august, but nevertheless it’s almost here. but, i am back from boston and wow did i have a great trip. traveling up there for a work conference,…

think i’ll go to boston

wow, can i just say what an incredible city. i have really enjoyed my time in boston thusfar, but i must say one of my favorite parts has been getting to run through the city. naturally, putting on the running shoes was one of the first things that i did in this wonderful city. i…

down under vino: 4

at last, the final stop on our journey through australia. i can’t believe that our first shipment is complete – it just makes me that much more excited to receive our next one. luckily, i just got a notification saying that it was on the way.Β so what was the final wine selection? theΒ ochota barrels “texture…

running through the trail

“don’t follow the path, blaze the trail.” happy sunday everyone! well, my training continues as the start of the track shack race series gets closer. it’s seriously hard to believe that we are in the middle of july already…where does the time go? and for me, it’s been a hot minute since i’ve ran a…

calling all fanatics…

calling all central florida runners…have you signed up to be a track shack fanatic? i’m not going to lie, i cannot believe the series starts in just about a month with the celebration of running 5k. BUT i am so excited for the series to start. so what does it mean to be a track…

run, darling. run

“running reminds you that even in your weakest moments, you are strong.” this could not be more apparent than during today’s run. this past friday, some co-workers and i decided to complete a kick butt crossfit workout. and while an awesome workout, i am definitely feeling the second day soreness. and naturally, i felt like…

down under vino: 3

stop three on our journey through australia continues. so far,Β the grand tour by verve wine has been one of the best investments i’ve made in a wine club membership. we’ve tried three of the four wines, and it’s truly broadened our scope of wine. between the various types, notes and tastes…we’ve been trying wines that…