After my awesome 100km trail run this spring, I decided to make the jump and signed up for my first 100 mile trail run late this year. The 2018/2019 run season is the last run season of my 30’s and what a better way to round out this decade than with my first century run!… Continue reading Training Phase 1: 100 Miles
Our kiddos recently completed their annual ISR refresher swim lessons. For those of you not familiar with ISR, you can read more about it here in my previous post. But basically, these are awesome swim lessons that help infants, toddlers, and young children learn how to self-rescue in the water. We’ve been doing it since… Continue reading ISR 2018
It’s hard to believe that this was our 6th pilgrimage to the beautiful bluebonnets with these two gorgeous girls (well, minus last year when we substituted a different wildflower). And I must say that it was the easiest photo sesh with them yet. They had fun, especially when Landri got a piggy back ride from… Continue reading 6th Annual B-Fri Bluebonnets!
Ok guys, fair warning, there are WAY too many photos in this post. I’m sorry, I was just too lazy/tired/overwhelmed/etc to sift through them all to get a final few. I will say that we took 206 photos and there is not a single one where all three kids are looking at the camera at… Continue reading Sibbie Bluebonnets 2018
We had a great time celebrating our little Rex Man turning 4 over Spring Break. Early to rise, Rex was greeted with birthday hugs from his sibbies. Then we headed downstairs for a birthday donut and gifts. Rex got his first real bike (with training wheels) and he was really excited! We spent the day… Continue reading Happy 4th Birthday, Rex!
On Sat Mar 10, 2018, I ran my first 100km trail race and placed 5th for females and 10th overall, shattering my goal of breaking 15 hours with an official time of 13 hours, 48 minutes, and 34 seconds! It was in San Angelo, TX, hosted by Trail Racing Over Texas (TROT) at the San… Continue reading My First 100km Trail Run
So as you may know, this weekend I competed in and completed my first ever 100km race in Trail Racing Over Texas’s Crazy Desert Trail Run in San Angelo State Park! It was totally epic and I am planning a hugely thorough blog post devoted to it that will cover my nutrition before/during/after the race,… Continue reading Guest Blog Posts: From My 100km Race Crew!