January Jumpstart Day 31: Month in review

This is it! Did you hit your goals for the month. I think I did pretty good. I got my nutrition back on track, clothes are fitting a little better. I was able to add an extra day in the gym. Today is normally my rest day, but I have a gym date with my […]

January Jumpstart Day 30: Throwback Thursday + Swiftwick giveaway

My workout this morning was a 5 mile run with my best running friends! It was windy, windy, windy! But we got it done. Day 30 is throwback Thursday! This post is from last January’s challenge, it’s about how to use a foam roller. Throwback Thursday post And this picture is from my very first […]

January Jumpstart Day 29: Safety tips for runners + Road ID giveaway

It’s day 29…I really should stop this count down, it made January go by so fast! My workout today hasn’t happened yet. It’s early release from school, so once Ally gets home we will head to the gym. Maybe sneak in a short run if it’s not terribly cold. Let’s talk safety, I know we’ve […]

January Jumpstart Day 28: Currently + a few giveaways

Welcome to Day 28 of January Jumpstart! We have almost made it. I hope you have set goals this month, started a new routine, maybe tried a new workout and found some accountability here. For me, today was a gym day. I did 2 miles on the treadmill, followed by leg weights and abs. I […]

January Jumpstart Day 27: Goals Check + Giveaway

Anyone else feel like that? This month has flown by! I wish time would slow down a little. It may have something to do with the fact that I’m counting down to my marathon, that is probably making time go faster. Monday brings goals check time. How’d you do this week? I did ok this […]

January Jumpstart Day 25: Marathon training + One More Mile giveaway

Marathon training is down to the wire. I am 29 days away! 4 weeks from tomorrow. I cannot wait!! I have been ready for this for months. Training this week: Sunday: Rest day, and apparently I needed it, I fought a major head ache all day. Monday: Gym day, elliptical, weights, abs, sauna Tuesday: Run […]

January Jumpstart Day 24: Workout + giveaway

TGIF! This has been a long week. I’m normally off on Wednesday, but I was off Monday so it makes the week drag on and on…..Plus it messes with my workout schedule. Friday is my rest day. I didn’t log a lot of miles this week but I got some good workouts in at the […]

January Jumpstart Day 23: Nuun All Day review + giveaway!

January Jumpstart day 23 started bright and early for me! Thursday is always an early day, whether at the gym or logging miles on the pavement. Today was a gym day. I did my first set of wall balls with squats. Those aren’t real fun, but I’ll keep trying it! I received a complimentary product […]

January Jumpstart Day 22: Race calendar + giveaway

Day 22 of January Jumpstart!! I made my list of races for the year. These are the ones I’m either already signed up for or plan on signing up. I am running a few less races this year than last year. I really want to focus on a few goals. Sub 1:50 half 2nd Full […]

January Jumpstart Day 20: Goals Check, giveaway and a contest!

I have a big favor to ask everyone! Zooma has started an inspiring blogger contest. Whoever wins gets a trip for 2 to the Napa Valley race AND gets to give away a trip on their blog to a reader. I’d love your vote, you can find the info here. It’s Monday again! (yep every […]