Category Archives: Health & Wellness

Coast to Coast: Done!

I am beyond thrilled to report that not only did I complete half marathon number 13 last weekend, the Star Wars Dark Side Half Marathon, that race earned me a Run Disney Coast To Coast medal! I set this ambitious … Continue reading

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The Force Was With Us!

I am so excited to say that I successfully completed the Star Wars Light Side Half Marathon, and am halfway to my goal of earning my Coast to Coast medal while I’m 40! And I didn’t do it alone: my … Continue reading

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Staying Organized and Sane

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SigueConAdvil #CollectiveBias As a modern Latina, I aspire to do it all: be a great mom, excel at work, (try to be) a good … Continue reading

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Thank you, April, for being so good to us!

April was a very busy, very exciting month for us! So many wonderful things happened, and to be honest I was too busy living it to blog about it. Here’s a quick synopsis of everything that took place last month. … Continue reading

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Bragging Rights

Yup, I think I’ve earned them…I beat my best half marathon time. And, I ran a half in under 3 hours. Both personal records were completed a week apart. I’m still in shock. The first, the Key West Half Marathon, … Continue reading

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Cocoa Beach Half Marathon: Done!

Yesterday, Rachel and I, along with two of her running friends, participated in the inaugural Cocoa Beach Half Marathon. I’m happy to report that I had a pretty great race overall. This was my seventh half marathon, with a chip … Continue reading

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Crazy runner chick

I’m super excited to share that not only will I be participating in the inaugural Star Wars Half Marathon at Walt Disney World, but Matty and I will both be participating in the 5K event together. I was tempted to … Continue reading

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How to make the perfect Runner’s Race Pack for your little racer! #FuelTheirAdventures

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #FuelTheirAdventures #CollectiveBias You might recall that late last year I mentioned that Matty took an interest in running and completed two 5Ks in … Continue reading

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Showering Sandy with Love #AmorBeneful

Disclosure: This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and it’s advertiser. All opinions are mine alone #AmorBeneful #CollectiveBias Her name is Sandy, but I call her a bunch of other names: Mami, Mamuchi, Mimi. Our sweet little girl … Continue reading

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In which Rachel and I run in the Florida Keys

So when my friend Rachel told me she wanted to come to Miami for her birthday, I was thrilled. Then I get a text, “Are there any races March 7th or 8th in Miami?”. We searched high and low, found … Continue reading

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