Inflatable Costume Scramble

This is part two of the Go for Good 5K blog. The second race of this event is the first ever Inflatable Costume Scramble! 😃 After running the Go for Good 5K race I got into my costume in preparation of this much anticipated FUN RUN! 🦖 I wasn’t the only dinosaur! 🥰 There were…

Go For Good

For my second live race of 2023 I participated in the For the Love of Go, Go For Good 5K. This event benefits a different organization each year. This year’s organization was Live Oak Academy. It was 34 degrees that morning… Brrrrr! 🥶 Many runners stayed in the gym or ran laps in the parking…

La Cruda

Although it’s been on my bucket list for years, I’ve never actually run this New Years Day 5K until now. This is my first race for 2023. 🎆 The Soler Sports La Cruda 5K, held in Old Town Helotes has a start time of 10:AM. This gives runners a little extra time in case they…

2022 Run Recap

I started this 50 states journey in 2019. I was excited and motivated and I ran 7 states that year. Then 2020 happened. The Covid-19 Pandemic happened. My 50 states running journey had come to a screeching halt. 🛑 In 2021 live races slowly made a comeback but travel was still not much of an…

Santa Antonio 2022

The Santa Antonio 5K is one of my Favorite Christmas-themed running events. 🎄It’s so much fun to run with hundreds of runners dressed as Santa Claus! 🎅🏻 (Each race participant gets a full Santa suit included in their race packet.) The B.I.S.H. Foundation used to hold this event at Sunset Station in downtown San Antonio….

The Stars at Night 2022

Purpose Racing’s Stars at Night Half Marathon, 10K & 5K, held at the JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa is a beautiful holiday themed night race. 🎄 This was a busy day for us, I ran the Snowball Run 5K at Morgan’s Wonderland the morning of the race, then we went to…

Snowball 2022

The Morgan’s Wonderland Snowball Run, Walk, Roll or Stroll 5K & 1K is a celebration of accessibility and inclusion. This years race took place at the Morgan’s Wonderland Sports Complex. There were sport activities, games, snacks, coffee, a sensory tent and several vendors. It was great to see running friends Ralph and also Scottydog with…

Santa’s Jingle Bell Run

Another “first time race” for me this holiday season! 🎅🏻 And it DID NOT DISAPPOINT! 😍 Oh, what a FUN & FESTIVE event this was! 🎄 Santa’s Jingle Bell 5K & Kids K event takes place on the grounds of the Sights & Sounds Christmas Festival in downtown San Marcos, Texas. Each race registration includes…

Rock’n’Roll San Antonio 2022

Another Rock’n’Roll race in my hometown, this time with new start and finish line locations and another new race course. I chose to run the half this time around. After all, I AM “HALF” CRAZY. 🏃🏻‍♀️😉 Beautiful Downtown San Antonio, just before the race. I found some of my favorite running peeps and Half Fanatics…

SARR Turkey Trot 2022

Does your family have a Thanksgiving Day Tradition? Because the SARR Turkey Trot 4-Miler is ours. 🥰 And there are PLENTY of them out there to choose from but SARR is our go-to every year. 🤩 We were out of town in 2016 and then in 2020, Eric was deployed but the monkey and I…