Change of Scenery

We went to the New Orleans area this weekend to visit my parents. I really enjoy going there for many reasons, one being it's nice to have a change of scenery for running. They live in a huge neighborhood so there are so many different paths you can … [Continue reading]

The Dangers of Running

Most of you are probably going "huh? running is good for you? how is it dangerous?" Well, if you don't run, I am here to tell you, be careful, it can be hazardous to your health! Let me give you some examples: Dogs. yes dogs. We have a leash law in … [Continue reading]

Music? MUSIC!

Ok, so, I tried listening to music yesterday on my run. Nothing in particular, just the pandora radio on my iphone. It was so windy outside, but I ran really fast (for me) and felt really good! I was so surprised. Usually I am so tired in the … [Continue reading]

Movin to the beat

Music. I am not a huge music person. I mean, I listen to it in the car, but that's about it. I don't have 100 million songs downloaded on my ipod nor do i care to go to 10 concerts a year. I love to sing, but I am more of a thinker when I am alone if … [Continue reading]

Eating Healthy

My husand and I have really been trying to eat more healthy. I am SUCH a picky eater though, so it's hard. Here is a sampling of things I won't eat: 1. Seafood 2. Salad 3. eggs (except in cakes and things. I have eaten omlets before but not often) 4. … [Continue reading]

Drew Brees is my hero

Tomorrow is the big day! I get so nervous just thinking about it. Saints vs. Vikings, in the dome, my goodness do I wish I could be there! It is going to be AMAZING. See, I have been a Saints fan from day one. Grew up in a suburb of the city, grew up … [Continue reading]

Matching puppies

SO as you should know, I have a minnie dot (minnie mouse) running skirt. i wore it for the disney half. Well, my sweet puppies also have a minnie mouse skirt..but they don't run. I do believe I need to get a picture of us in our matching outfits … [Continue reading]

The rain brings the sun

So last night was interesting to say the least. Bobby made me get in the hall bathroom (no windows) with the puppies, laptop (directv went out) anf flashlight radio. I eventually got out into the hall but we wanted the puppies to stay in the bathroom … [Continue reading]

…and the thunder rolls

As I type this, I am listening to a crazy loud amount of thunder and watching a ton of lightning. Luckily, I did get a quick run in. I knew I would be limited on time with the rain coming in so I decided to do a quick sprint workout. I LOVE to … [Continue reading]

I never thought this day would come…

Ok, so I am a self proclaimed junk food adict. I love sweets, sugar, soda, pizza, hamburgers, mashed potatoes, and anything with cheese (well, almost, I hate broccoli YUCK!) I always heard people say things like "when you start to eat better, your … [Continue reading]