Friday Five: Never Say Never

 TGIF!!!! How is possible that today is May 20th??? Wasn’t it just the first, like yesterday? I guess time flies when you are having fun. Or is it time flies when you are getting old? Any who, I am so ready for the weekend!! But first… Here are five of my favorite things from the week. 1. The Rock Clock app. Best app EVER!! Dwayne Johnson recently launched his motivational alarm clock app appropriately called Continue reading Friday Five: Never Say Never

Chapter 2: The return of the muchness

See this smile? This is from when I looooooved to run. I loved it so much that I did it every day. I had an enthusiasm that was contagious. I craved the run and the psychological release that pounding the pavement provided. Whenever race day rolled around, I was super crazy excited. I would look forward to these events like a kid at a candy store.  But somewhere along my journey I lost this drive, Continue reading Chapter 2: The return of the muchness

Just a little old 5K with one hill…lessons from the Brasstown Bald Buster

“Just a little old 5K with just one hill” That is how the Brasstown Bald Buster 5K advertises their race. This race is held annually every December in Blairsville, GA. Brasstown Bald is touted as the highest elevation in the state. When I first saw the advertisement for the race I reached out to my friends to see who was up for a girl’s weekend in the mountains. Because who wouldn’t want to run “the Continue reading Just a little old 5K with one hill…lessons from the Brasstown Bald Buster

Going Loco on Daufuskie Island. LocoMotion Day 1 Recap!

This past weekend I had the honor and the privilege of participating in an amazing event- LoCoMotion. The LoCoMotion is a 3 day, 3 island, 30 mile event in South Carolina. The proceeds from the event go toward breast cancer education, screening, treatment, and research. LocoMotion does not have any paid staff or office space, so every dollar raised goes to provide charitable grants to breast cancer related organizations. The event is held in the Continue reading Going Loco on Daufuskie Island. LocoMotion Day 1 Recap!

It’s my Birthday!! Celebrate with a Sox Box Giveaway!!!

Hello friends!!! Well, I have survived another year!! Today is my 43rd birthday and surprisingly I don’t feel old at all. I remember when I was so scared of 30!!! Now I am older and hopefully wiser. I realize that the best of my life is yet to come.  I am so excited about the future and about working towards reaching my goals!! This next year is going to be pretty exciting, so please stick Continue reading It’s my Birthday!! Celebrate with a Sox Box Giveaway!!!

Fashion meets Function: Lily Trotters Review and Giveaway!

    So I have to start by saying that I am in love with these socks. If you are familiar with my blog or are lucky (errr) enough to know me in person, then you know how much I am obsessed with knee socks. So I was beyond excited when Lily Trotters sent me a pair of socks to review. When I got them in the mail- I was upper thrilled to see how Continue reading Fashion meets Function: Lily Trotters Review and Giveaway!

Welcome to August!! I love this time of year. Even though it is still HOT in Georgia, there is the promise of Fall just around the corner. Fall is my favorite! It is also the start of race season!!! Woo hoo!! Coming into the season post injury will be exciting and challenging. I am just so happy to be able to run without pain!! However in order to not aggravate my Achilles and risk another Continue reading

That Crazy Sock Girl

Heather, what is the story with your socks? Well, have a seat and I will tell you… I am a runner. I love to run. I identify myself as a runner. When people ask me what I am doing for the weekend, they qualify “other than running”. So what does a runner do when they are told that they can’t run? Cry? Scream? Throw things? Eat Ben and Jerry’s in your pajamas on the couch Continue reading That Crazy Sock Girl

Running Down a Dream…Week 1

Happy Saturday! Hope y’all are having a great weekend so far. It is sunny and beautiful here in Middle Georgia. Excited to get some run time in over the next three days. I updated my running play list on my Ipod so I am super excited. I may or may not have added the entire Pitch Perfect 2 Soundtrack as well as Taylor Swift’s new jam. So if you see me out running and singing, Continue reading Running Down a Dream…Week 1