This Weekend

In two days, I will be running on the beach.

beach

In two days, I will be meeting and having dinner with the Team RWB VA Beach Chapter.

Team RWB

In three days, I will be running another half marathon.

In three days, I will be enjoying the beach and ocean.

beach

In four days, I will have a total of three medals, one beach towel and hopefully a nice tan.

Rock n Roll VA Beach 2014 medals

In four days, I’ll be cuddling with these sweet babies.

Raven & Elijah

In five days, I will return to reality.
And I can’t wait!

What exciting events do you have in your future?
Are you running Rock n Roll VA Beach?

See you on the road!
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Celebrating National Dog Day {Cuteness Alert!}

Elijah

Did you know that yesterday, August 26th was National Dog Day? National Dog Day was founded in 2004 to honor and celebrate dogs. Their unconditional love is amazing and some people don’t realize the impact they have on our lives. … Continue reading

Motivation Mondays: My Long Run Walking Breaks

Motivation Mondays

Remember my post from last week about embracing the walk? I have to say that after writing that post, I came to terms with it. And I feel much better. The pressure seems to be lifted off my shoulders. Sunday … Continue reading

Friday Favorites: 8/22/14 Edition

Friday Favorites | Lil Mys Ninja

I just realized that I’ve missed the last two Fridays with my Friday Favorites post! Well, I’ve got plenty of favorites from this week to make up for my slacking off! Team RWB fun! Last weekend was our first Adopt … Continue reading

The Garmin Vivofit: From a Runner’s Point of View

Garmin Vivofit

Earlier this year I mentioned that I bought the Garmin Vivofit. I had waited a little while to post a review because I wanted a few good weeks of tracking. Then that “little while” turned into a few months. Oops… … Continue reading

Motivation Mondays: Embracing the Walk

Motivation Mondays

A few weeks ago I read Lindsay’s post about whether or not runners need a walking break. Honestly I really needed to read that post at that point in time. I’m sure plenty of you runners feel the same as … Continue reading

Keep the Lights On 811 Run [Race Recap]

Keep the Lights On 811 Run

When I first heard about this run a few weeks back, I just knew I had to sign up. Why? Well, I’m not going to lie – the price! Registration was only $8.11 and after the fees I ended up … Continue reading

Perky Jerky – Best Enjoyed Selfishly!

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I love love love beef jerky. It’s perfect for a snack but when I buy beef jerky from the store, I can easily eat the whole bag in one sitting. That’s probably not a good thing unless the bag is … Continue reading

Friday Favorites: 8/1/14 Edition

Friday Favorites | Lil Mys Ninja

Happy Friday friends! What a busy busy week! I can’t believe that’s it’s already August. And I have 30 days until the VA Beack Rock n Roll half. Yikes! I haven’t been as dedicated in my training as I was … Continue reading

No Time to Wash Your Hair? Try Batiste Dry Shampoo! {Giveaway} [Closed]

Batiste Dry Shampoo Giveaway! | via @LilMysNinja

This giveaway is now closed. If you’re a runner and a woman, then I’m pretty sure that you’ve rushed after a workout at one time or another. I used to take short runs on my 1 hour lunch break, therefore … Continue reading