Category Archives: Run Manders Run

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

Posted in Health & Wellness, Run Manders Run | 2 Comments

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

Posted in Disney, Fun Stuff, Health & Wellness, Run Manders Run | 1 Comment

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

Posted in Family & Friends, Health & Wellness, Run Manders Run | 2 Comments

Running Related

I’m super excited: there’s a running store opening in the shopping center close to our house. I saw it last weekend. I’m not sure when it’s opening, but I’m so happy about it. I’ll have easy access to accessories, running … Continue reading

Posted in Fun Stuff, Run Manders Run | 1 Comment

Miami Half Marathon 2015

I completed my sixth half marathon on Sunday, and to not mess with tradition, I did not train in the traditional sense. I did, however, get a few runs in before the Half took place (which is more than I … Continue reading

Posted in Health & Wellness, Run Manders Run | 1 Comment

I have a running partner!

I’m happy to announce that I have a new running partner. Matty wanted to start running with me, so I registered him for the two 5K’s I completed last month. The first one was the Tommy Hilfiger Zoo Run 5K … Continue reading

Posted in Family & Friends, Health & Wellness, Life with Boys, Run Manders Run | 2 Comments

I have a new personal record!

(I wrote this about a month ago, but never published it. I was in the funk I mentioned on Sunday and just didn’t have it in me to finish it. But I do want to recognize that I reached this … Continue reading

Posted in Family & Friends, Health & Wellness, Run Manders Run | 3 Comments

The Happiest 5K on the Planet!

   I’m happy to report that I was once again able to participate in The Color Run. Last year all of us went, but the boys have basketball practice on Saturday mornings, so hubby took them to their game and … Continue reading

Posted in Around Town, Deals and Discounts, Health & Wellness, Run Manders Run | 1 Comment

I survived the Twilight Zone 10Miler…again!

I’m so excited to report that I achieved a personal record during last week’s Twilight Zone Tower of Terror 10 Miler race held at Hollywood Studios. Check out my stats, this year’s and last year’s: 2013: Place 5074 Age 36 … Continue reading

Posted in Disney, Health & Wellness, Run Manders Run | 2 Comments

Happy Fall Y’all

It’s been a week since the first day of “Fall” (you know, one of three seasons that doesn’t exist in South Florida…), and it’s been a steady low 90’s in my neck of the suburbs. It takes about 20 minutes … Continue reading

Posted in Disney, Health & Wellness, Life Happens, Run Manders Run | Leave a comment