Author: Bethany

Why Slow Running is Actually Good for You

Why Slow Running is Actually Good for You

Slow running is actually good for me? What? I know, I know, too often as runners, it is easy to fall into the trap of thinking, ‘we must run every single run all out to be real runners,’ or ‘We must do speed work at […]

Tuesday’s Happenings

Tuesday’s Happenings

Good morning friends and happy ‘we made it to the middle of the week day,’ also known as Wednesday! I don’t know about you guys, but over at the Thompson household this week is flying by. I think it has something to do with my […]

What Training for a Marathon with a Toddler Looks Like

What Training for a Marathon with a Toddler Looks Like

This marathon training cycle took me through a lot of phases in my sons life. I started training in April, when he was only five months old. I ran the marathon only sixteen days after he turned 1 year old. Running through so much of […]

A Cozy, Rainy Weekend

A Cozy, Rainy Weekend

Good morning and how are you all doing on this Monday? I hope you are stopping by the blog today, feeling refreshed and ready for another week. This weekend was exactly what I needed. Relaxing, but not boring, good food and time spent together as […]

Running, Makeup, and Benaiah’s Smoothie Obsession: Friday Favorites

Running, Makeup, and Benaiah’s Smoothie Obsession: Friday Favorites

Hello friends and welcome to the weekend! Can you believe this week is already almost over? Between sister sleepovers and busy week nights our week flew by. But a fast paced week leading up to a slow paced weekend has me feeling all the feels. […]

You are Worth More than the Number on the Scale

You are Worth More than the Number on the Scale

Body image. I am just going to come out and say it, being a woman, in today’s culture is hard. Really hard. It seems like everywhere I (we) go, there are countless, hundreds of images begging for our attention. Hundreds of expectations and lies claiming […]

You are Doing Great, Mama.

Wednesday morning, Benaiah woke up at five am, right as I was hoping to get up and have some alone time with Jesus. Instead of enjoying some blissful moments of peace and quiet before another wildly exciting and crazy day started, my day began by […]

Fall Weekends are the Best Weekends

Fall Weekends are the Best Weekends

And here we are, back to Monday. You know those weekends that are a whole lot of good old fashioned, nothing? Aside from a couple quick fun trips, that is exactly what this weekend was like. Not a lot of structured fun, but lots of […]

Benaiah is Walking and Runners are Great People: Friday Favorites

Benaiah is Walking and Runners are Great People: Friday Favorites

HEYYY! We made it to Friday and I am more than ready for this slower than usual paced weekend. This week, though good and fun, has been draining! I think I’ve gotten together with people every day and as much fun as that is, I […]

Tuesday Happenings: Tempo Runs and Chili for Dinner

Good morning and happy Wednesday. Today, I am sharing a peek into our Tuesday. Yesterday was one of those really, really good days and I am excited to share with you all a glimpse into one of our typical, yet above average days. I just […]