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So Now What…? Plus Life Happenings

I am pretty sure post-marathon blues are a thing. Because I am having a weird mixture of feelings post-race. I feel excited and happy it’s over, that I did it without dying and with a decent time, while sad that I don’t get to do […]

MARATHON Weekend Recap (This will probably be a long one…)

MARATHON Weekend Recap (This will probably be a long one…)

Hey guys and happy Monday! I hope you all had a great weekend, filled with all your favorite things. I am just coming off one of my highest ranking weekends of my life, my first marathon weekend! It seems so surreal, that after months of […]

It’s MARATHON weekend + A Few things to Discuss with You Guys

It’s MARATHON weekend + A Few things to Discuss with You Guys

Well, I didn’t intend to take a few days off of blogging, but life happens. Benaiah is trying to drop down to one nap, which has thrown our schedule completely out the window…unfortunately for me, that means it’s a lot harder to fit in blogging, […]

What I am Learning in My Motherhood Journey

What I am Learning in My Motherhood Journey

“If anyone thirsts, let him come to me and drink…” John 7:37b. << Meditating on how absolutely pure, lovely, and satisfying it is to know Christ and to find my fulfillment in Him. I find that as a wife, mother, and woman, there are countless […]

Final Long Run + Weekend Happenings

Final Long Run + Weekend Happenings

Hey, hey there friends and happy Monday! I am popping in a little later than usual thanks to some crazy, blog related issues. Thank goodness for tech support, otherwise I would have spent the entire day playing detective trying to figure out what went wrong […]

Runner’s Strength Training Round Up: Favorites

Runner’s Strength Training Round Up: Favorites

As a runner, I know that it is important to get strength training in. But it is one thing to know and another thing to do. I will be honest, as much as I know that I need to have strength training and cross training […]

Easy and Delicious, Homemade Ice Cream Cake

Ice cream cake is my favorite cake ever and definitely on my top favorite desserts list. Ice cream, combined with pudding, crushed, buttery graham crackers and iced with homemade whipped cream ‘frosting,’ not only makes this dessert decadent, but also deliciously creamy. Another thing I […]

Benaiah’s First Birthday, Celebrations Galore, and 12 Mile Runs

Benaiah’s First Birthday, Celebrations Galore, and 12 Mile Runs

Hey there friends! I hope you all had a fabulous, three day weekend. Ours was filled with celebrations, left and right as we took time to celebrate Benaiah’s birthday and Landon’s grandparent’s sixty-sixth wedding anniversary! I hope you have a steamy cup of coffee ready, […]

One Year Old.

One Year Old.

And in what seems like a breath of a year, my baby boy is one. I am going between weepy/emotional to excited all in one day. It happened like everyone told me it would, it passed by in a blur. I really can’t fathom how […]

10 Things I Do to Push Through Hard Runs

10 Things I Do to Push Through Hard Runs

Training for a marathon inventively means there will be numerous runs, long, short, easy and hard. I think that is actually one of the things I love about running – many times, running is unpredictable. During this training cycle alone, I’ve had many really good […]