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Running With Kids

Go! Mile 2015 Race Report
Go! Mile 2015 Race Report

This past weekend I ran in what I can honestly say is my most intimidating race of the year.  Yes, it’s only one mile but it’s ONE MILE!  Was I ready for it? Not quite.  I think I was more ready physically than mentally. The week got off to a rough start with the stomach bug which hit myself and

Arkansas Runner 2 Mile Race Report 2015
Arkansas Runner 2 Mile Race Report 2015

On Saturday our family made the drive down to Benton, Arkansas for a 2-mile race.  This is another one of those rarely raced distances but that’s one of the things I like about the Arkansas Grand Prix series. There’s plenty of variety and it’s always a bonus when my kids can participate.  I actually registered three of our four kids

How to Start a Kids Track Night

Recently I have had quite a few people ask me about our local kids track night program.  I thought it might be best to write a post about this for those who might be interested in doing this in their own town.  We have been running this track program for over six years and have learned a lot in the

Somebody’s Got to Watch the Kids and a Giveaway!
Somebody’s Got to Watch the Kids and a Giveaway!

Several weeks ago I saw a shirt on Facebook that I knew would be perfect for my husband. Maybe some of you or someone in your family can relate with this. It’s my husband’s new favorite shirt to wear to all of my races and he gets several compliments every time he wears it! Yes, running a race is hard

My Favorite Run of the Year and Some Final 5K Thoughts….
My Favorite Run of the Year and Some Final 5K Thoughts….

Can 2013 be over halfway over?  Summer is flying by and my official 5K training season is coming to a close.  It was short and sweet.  In two days is the big race and I hope I’m ready.  I’ve put in the training.  Time to put it all out there on July 4th. I am not one who traditionally races