Blog
22
09
2013

HERS Keep A Breast 5K

Yesterday my family and I participated in a local 5K run that celebrates and supports breast cancer patients and survivors organized by the HERS Breast Cancer Foundation. It was a small race and our first time attending. It was exciting to me because we were doing it as a family and it is for a caus...

20
09
2013

I am a Certified Personal Trainer

So this post almost didn’t happen. I was prepared to fail and either not blog about it or just suck it up and write a blog post to make a promise to hit that goal and retake the test at a later time. I knew my test was coming for a while but this past month I literally had way too many things...

16
09
2013

Running at T9K

Today I had a real treat — I ran the T9K race put on by Title Nine the second time, but this time without my son accompanying me via a stroller. T9K is one of the more kid- and stroller-friendly races I have ever seen, but since next week the whole family will be racing on the same course agai...

03
09
2013

Comparing Women’s Athletic Wear Companies

As a mother of two young children, I do not have a lot of time to shop for clothes for myself. Let’s face it — how fun is it to drag two very active toddlers to a retail store? For me, not so much. This is why I do a lot of my athletic apparel shopping online. Sometimes I will pop into t...

08
08
2013

Summer Breeze 10K in San Leandro Marina

I managed to run Brazen Racing’s Summer Breeze 10K this year again, and the race is bigger and just as well organized as ever. Having attended a few races, I am growing in appreciation for a well-organized race. San Leandro is one of the coolest courses in the Bay Area for beginners because it...