Book Review: In Her Eyes

In Her Eyes

I was offered the opportunity to read In Her Eyes by Wesley Banks and am happy to share with you! I really enjoyed reading this book over my Memorial Day weekend travels. In Her Eyes is about a collegiate runner who finds love, as well as untold tragedy. It’s a great summer read, as you can finish it […]

Weekly Wrap 06.20.2016

Riding in Plainfield

Getting back into the blogging thing can be hard… but I find that some of the routine really helps. So thank you to Holly and Tricia for hosting the Weekly Wrap! The name of the game this week was figuring out how to put on my new long-sleeve wetsuit properly so I can swim well, […]

What I’ve Been Up To Lately


Hello!  You may have noticed I fell off the face of blog world a little while ago, and just popped in to post my Leon’s Triathlon race recap.  So what else has been going on? 1. Race schedule evolutions.  My new schedule includes: Pleasant Prairie Race (next weekend) Lake Zurich Triathlon (July) Madison Mini Marathon (August) […]

Leon’s Triathlon 2016 – Back at it!

Leon's Triathlon 2016

June 5, 2016 I think I lost my mojo back in May when I raced a whole lot, and even to the morning of this race, I was still wondering why I was doing this race. I remember telling myself that I’d be OK with walking on the run if I needed to. But I […]

The Windiest Race Ever

Wisconsin Half Marathon Race Recap

So this race report was supposed to be about how I crushed my half marathon PR at the Wisconsin Half Marathon last weekend. I was trained, I was ready. I prepared the week before to do all the right things – eat well, drink lots of water and not much wine, taper but stay sharp. […]