As an English teacher, I refuse to accept the triple exclamation point. However, it’s necessary for this post. I know a lot about a lot; I know nothing about a lot more. I recently started training for my first triathlon. I’m solid on the running, and I figured I’d be okay with the other elements … Continue reading HELP!!!
I am a dog person, and like any dog person, I know that my dog needs to expend energy. I am also a Border Collie mom. If you know anything about Border Collies, you know they have lots of energy. I got my first BC, Tucker, 12 years ago. Unfortunately, I had to my Tuck … Continue reading Fitness with Fido or Fluffy
No one wants to talk about it; no one even wants to deal with it. But IT happens. You're on a great run in the neighborhood, and your stomach starts to churn. Each time your stomach drops, you know you're one step closer to having to poop. This is not a laughing matter, but a … Continue reading Bodily Functions and the Joys of Exercise
Deciding to become more physically fit was an easy decision. Deciding how, however, was definitely not. Many people spend so much time trying to figure out WHAT to do, that they never actually DO. We download apps, join gyms, and buy stuff, but often lose steam after all of that. I love to run, but … Continue reading Making a Decision
When it comes to running, you don't have to ever do formal races to participate. All you have to do is run. However, sometimes the organized runs can give you a goal, camaraderie, and motivation. Tampa runners have a love/hate relationship with the Gasparilla Distance Classic. It is, by far, the largest local running event. … Continue reading Gasparilla Distance Classic