Living Proof One Month Trial Results

Shampoo and Conditioner

“I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Living Proof. I received product samples to facilitate my review and to thank me for my participation.” You may remember about a month ago I posted about trying out the Living Proof line. I had an awesome opportunity to try out this new hair product line, and as ...

Read More »

Hanson’s Marathon Method Week 14 Recap

Week 141

I don’t know about where you live, but it has been an absolutely beautiful weekend here! The perfect fall weather. I have officially made it to the end of week 14 of my training plan. This was a bit of a tough week, but I pushed through. It wasn’t an issue of my body not being into it was more ...

Read More »

The Perfect Fall Recovery Smoothie {Puritan’s Pride} + Giveaway!


This post was sponsored by Puritan’s Pride; all opinions expressed are my own.   When you are training recovery is so important. This time around I have paid more attention to proper recovery, in all areas, than every before and I believe that it really has made an incredible difference in my training. It has been a while since I ...

Read More »

Mizuno Wave Rider 18 Review


The following post is sponsored by FitFluential LLC on behalf of Mizuno.   Let’s face it. One of the perks of being a runner is the shoes. I own more running shoes than I do any other. If I have the chance to shop for shoes, most likely you will find me in the local running store. The great thing ...

Read More »

Hanson’s Marathon Method Week 13 Recap


I can’t believe I have officially been in marathon training for 13 weeks. Some mornings, when my alarm is going off at 4:00 AM, I just want it to be over. I want to get up and just go for an easy run and not put in a tough workout or tempo run. However, as I look back on how ...

Read More »

How I Altered My Training After A Race


Racing is a great great thing. It leaves you feeling so accomplished and ready for the next one the moment it is over! However, when you are in the middle of marathon training it also leaves your body pretty tired. After the race on Saturday I knew my body needed to step back and a bit of a break. It ...

Read More »

Danville Half Marathon Recap

Danville Half Finish

I think I have been on cloud nine since finishing the half marathon last Saturday. It was such a great day and really helped me to get refocused on my marathon training. The morning started off about 6:00 AM. My poor husband had been up by Friday afternoon for 36 hours and I was worried about him wanting to do ...

Read More »

Hanson’s Marathon Method Week 12 Recap

Age group

I have so many thoughts going through my head this week. I plan on putting them all into a post to recap the race on Saturday, but today I owe you a look back at my training for week 12 of Hanson’s Marathon Method. I think it was the best decision I made to race this weekend. On top of ...

Read More »

It’s Time to Race

Danville Half Marathon

Thursday morning I woke up and had a little bit different run on the schedule. Well, actually it wasn’t on the schedule. I am not running my marathon until early December, so I am having to add a few training weeks into my program. Bright and early I was out of bed! Instead of taking out my tempo run for ...

Read More »