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Day 2- Gasparilla Lime Cactus Challenge Recap

Before we jump into Day 2, click here if you missed the recap of Day 1.  Ok,  are we all caught up now?  I  am moving on!  Gasparilla 8K is Day 2 of the Lime Cactus challenge.  The race had 4608 runners and was held at 9:15 am on Sunday.  This is a much later […]


Gasparilla Lime Cactus Challenge Race Recap- Day 1

Gasparilla Lime Cactus challenge was a big one for me.  This challenge included back to back runs and I have never run more than 2 5K’s back to back.  I have always been a huge fan of the Gasparilla run.  If the idea of pirates, February in Florida, live music, and huge expo with 32,000 […]


Celebration Half Marathon 2017

Let me start by saying, I love this race! The Celebration Half Marathon should really be on your bucket list of runs.  Celebration Florida is a small quaint town right outside of all the Disney hustle and bustle.  This little community looks like the backdrop for every Hallmark Channel or Disney movie, it is that […]


Hot Chocolate 15K- Tampa Recap

Disclaimer: I was selected as a Hot Chocolate 15K ambassador.  I was given a free race entry but all opinions are my own. Sunday, December 18th marked the first year that the Hot Chocolate 15K  series made it to Tampa!  This was not my first Hot Chocolate 15K race.  I ran one a couple of years […]


ZOOMA Cape Cod Fitness Weekend

Cape Cod is beautiful! Please note:  I am a ZOOMA ambassador. I get a free race entry for any ZOOMA event I choose to attend.  All other expenses are on my own.  At my house, we plan our “big” vacation a couple of years out.  We have a list and we work it like a […]


My Fit Foodie 15K recap- Tampa Style

The Fit Foodie race series was coming to Florida and I knew I wanted to be a part!  Tampa is only an hour commute for me so I was definitely in!  I read a couple of blog reviews from the Virginia race and knew I wanted to be a part of it.  Fit Foodie?  Oh […]


Lake Minneola Half Marathon

The Lake Minneola Half marathon was my 8th half that I have completed!  This run took place in Clermont, Florida.  I was a little nervous about signing up for a half in late April because of the possible heat but the race description promised this course to be flat and fast and I decided one […]


Diva’s in Peachtree City!

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This race was a year in the waiting.  We (Kitty, Renee, JL and I) were signed up to run this race last year.  Then I got the text message and the call.  Sis, I have been diagnosed with breast cancer.  Knock me over.  What was scheduled to be a fun weekend in Atlanta with a […]


PR or ER- my Summer of Speed!

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So my Summer of Speed has come to an end!  Was it what I expected?  NO 🙁  Was it what I had trained for? NO 🙁    Sometimes you have to make tough decisions.  Funny this was my calendar pop up today as I was preparing for this post. The Watermelon 5K Series is hosted by […]


4th Race Recap Link Up

Welcome to the 4th Race Recap Link-Up!! I love reading recaps from other bloggers. Its a great way to learn about different races, support other runners, and gain motivation. A recap is the final leg of the race. It’s your chance to relive your race and allow others some insight. The training miles, the race […]

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