Dragonโ€™s Den Half Marathon

July was a tough month for running. (Summer break, family vacation, triple digit heat waves…) I didn’t run any half marathons last month so I was ready to get back to my Half-Crazy Mission! ๐Ÿคจ And I took on one helluva race to make a comeback with! ๐Ÿ˜ฎ The Dragons Den Half Marathon or as…

Remember the Alamo… BEER! (10K Run) ๐Ÿบ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ

Cheers to another AWESOME Scallywompus event, kicking off the first of the Alamo Beer Series! ๐Ÿป An awesome series that will get you ready for Marathon Season! ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ Whether you’re running a half or a full (like the Rock’n’Roll in December) this series will coordinate well with your training plan! ๐Ÿ˜Ž๐Ÿ‘Š๐Ÿป This race takes place…

Olympia 5K Toga Run

This is my second year running this one and I’m so glad the Hubster was able to join me this time! ๐Ÿ˜ƒ It’s a FUN ONE! ๐Ÿฅณ It’s a night race on the beautiful Olympia Hills Golf Course (Yes, HILLS) ๐Ÿ˜ฌ in Universal City, Texas benefiting The Special Olympics Texas! ๐Ÿ’• The race kicks off…

Summer Sun Fun Run 5K

Near the end of our 2 week family road trip vacation we decided (last minute) to add a weekend in Corpus Christi, Texas. I hadn’t done a run event since July 20 so I was jonesing for a race bib! ๐Ÿ˜ฒ I did a quick online search and found one! It was Tri to Triumph’s…

Vacation Running โ›บ๏ธ๐Ÿ–โ›ฐ

I know it’s been awhile since my last blog but July was a very challenging month for running! There was heat, humidity, a lingering injury, no school for the monkey and a very adventurous summer vacation for the family! ๐Ÿš™๐Ÿ’จโ›บ๏ธ๐Ÿ–โ›ฐ But first, physical therapy! I had an amazing session with Susan Gregus, Pilates & Redcord…

El Chupacabra de San Antonio Night Trail Run #7

So back in 2013, The Hubs and I decided to run our first 10K. This 10K also ended up being our very first Trail Run! ….aaaaand it was a night run. ๐Ÿคฆ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ What.were.we.THINKING? Well, we weren’t. We were in for quite a night! After the race we swore “NEVER AGAIN!” ๐Ÿ™…๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿ™…๐Ÿผโ€โ™‚๏ธ But then a couple…