You Can’t Sit With Us | Processing Grief and Loss

Deep, heavy, dramatic sigh. I’m processing grief and loss, please, bear with me… I’m just feeling it all today and the words need to come out. If you were looking for silliness and light, come back tomorrow. I don’t have it in me today because today is Super Jake day. I’m marking 11 years without […]

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27 Places With WiFi Internet Locations On the Road

Recently I found myself faced with a dilemma: I needed to find places with wifi internet locations on the road so I could work while traveling to an event. With very little notice, I was offered a social media job that required me to be online for a couple of hours at the same time that […]

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Mission: Accomplished A Marine Corps Marathon Story

Tuesdays on the run is featuring your remaining goals for 2017. Tell us what you plan to smash and what you want to accomplish! Link up with Erika, Marcia and me this week. We want to hear what’s on your plate. If this one looks familiar, it’s because I shared this story last year. It’s one of my […]


2016 Wine And Dine Half Marathon Corrals and Event Guide

The Wine and Dine weekend has been one heck of a challenge in recent years. There was the “Splash and Dash” of 2014 and the “Half of a Half” for 2015. What will 2016 bring? How about a new challenge race and, oh yeah, new morning start time. Love it or hate it, that’s what’s happening […]


Carrying My Confidence | Mom Monday

  I’m a mom and I’m a runner, so there is really no such thing as TMI (too much information) in my world. I’ve heard it all and probably seen it all. And this is going to be one of those TMI talks. I like to say that I have a Ph.D. in Mommin’. Add to […]


Three Great Reasons to CHOC Walk at Disneyland

As a new mom, my world was rocked with the birth of my first child.  Jacob was born with a severe heart defect at a hospital not equipped to care for his physical needs.   We fell into the world of doctors, nurses, tubes, NICUs, PICUs, and more.  It was terrifying- as you can imagine. We […]

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How to Christmas at Disney

I’ll be the first to admit it: I’m scared to full on Christmas at Disney. We’ve done a few days around the holiday, but haven’t made the plunge to spend Christmas week at the parks. But I’ll also confess that it’s a dream of mine to pull off and one that someday soon is going […]


Pro Bowl 5k at Epcot and Parade at Magic Kingdom

Did you hear the news? The NFL Pro Bowl is coming to Orlando in 2017. That’s pretty cool for football fans who also happen to love the Walt Disney World Parks. Yep. I’m one of those! Even cooler is this news announced on USA Today.  Who would be up for a Pro Bowl themed 5k […]