Top 5 Tuesday: 5 things I’m excited about this winter

Top 5 Tuesday: 5 things I’m excited about this winter So there have been a few new products I’ve tried, podcasts I’ve listened to, documentaries I’ve watched, and everything in between. I’d like to share my list of 5 things I’m excited about this winter season. 1. Buff headbands- I got mine from L.L. Bean,…

Top 5 Tuesday: Holiday gift ideas

Happy Top 5 Tuesday! Today with the holiday season, and the many posts by Chocolaterunsjudy and livinglovingrunner about holiday gift giving, I thought I would compile a list myself. This list won’t necessarily be what I want for Christmas, but items I feel every runner should have. 1. Foam Roller- I didn’t have one of…

Top 5 Tuesday: Running in the cold

So many of you know, I am a Floridian who has recently moved to North Carolina. I think the coldest I ever ran in Florida was in the 50s….well except that one Disney 5K in 2014 it was in the 20s. It was torture, and I was completely unprepared during that race. When I say…

Top 5 Tuesday: YouTube Fitness Channels

Hello blogger friends! This week’s top 5 Tuesday, I wanted to dive into the YouTube world. There are so many Fitness Stars on YouTube to watch nowadays. I’ve been a big fan of watching/ working out to YouTube Fitness videos since 2012. They are the perfect way to get tips, tricks, and moves for all…

Top 5 Tuesday: Top 5 Running Excuses

Today’s Top 5 Tuesday topic will be one that I struggled with last week. I started a new job last Monday, and have been having trouble juggling my running with other things I need to do when I get home from work. I ran twice last week- so at least I’m trying to make it…

Top 5 Tuesday: 5 International Races I’d Love to Run

Happy Tuesday everyone! Today’s Top 5 Tuesday topic is Top 5 International Races I’d love to run. Awhile back I did this type of post but with domestic races in the United States. For this post, the sky is the limit. I probably will not get to do any of these in my lifetime, but…

Top 5 Tuesday: Long Run Essentials for New Runners

Happy Tuesday everyone! I’m sure quite a few of you guys are making new running goals, and registering for more races this year. This post is dedicated to all you new runners out there navigating the wonderful world of running. Long runs are a bit different than speedy 5Ks in how you train. Long run…

Top 5 Tuesday: Top 5Ks I Want to Run

Last week, Sarah Chasing Life (go check out her blog!) sent me this great article from Runner’s World called ’10 Reasons the 5K is Freaking Awesome’ by Lauren Fleshman. It was a great article, and it provided many good points why 5Ks are just as fantastic as Half Marathons or Marathons. In lieu of this…

Top 5 Tuesday: Gear Every New Runner Needs

Happy Tuesday everyone! Today’s Top 5 Tuesday topic is running gear every new runner needs to have. Some of these items I learned along the way how essential they are when you run. I’m not going to put running shoes on the list because I feel that should be a given. Lol. This is all…