Fitness

Let’s Catch Up (TOL #11)

Let’s Catch Up (TOL #11)

Now that my CQE exam is over with, I hope to get back to some more regular blog posting.  Why not get back with a Thinking Out Loud Thursday post.  If you don’t know what TOL is, it’s a linkup hosted by Running with Spoons that encourages […]

2017 Santa Shuffle Race Recap

2017 Santa Shuffle Race Recap

I’m not a huge fan of large short distance races, especially if I’m going to be pushing the stroller in a crowd.  But my daughter started talking very excitedly about the race with all the Santas she had done the year before (see picture below).  […]

Certification Exam Week- Weekly Recap

Certification Exam Week- Weekly Recap

Last week was a busy week for me. I knew I was going to be backing off on my exercise mileage because I was preparing for a huge certification exam. Luckily my hard work paid off and I am now certified quality engineer. I also […]

Thanksgiving Weekly Wrap Up

Thanksgiving Weekly Wrap Up

Because of the the 4 day weekend, this was a HUGE volume week for me.  Next week will be mostly focused on my CQE exam, so I probably won’t be getting anywhere near this kind of mileage.  It was fun while it lasted. Memorable moments […]

Fishercats Thanksgiving 5k – Race Report

Fishercats Thanksgiving 5k – Race Report

I wasn’t going to pay money for a Turkey Trot this year.  People from my running group always organize a great event and I wanted to join in.  Then I changed my mind.  My daughter wanted to run the Santa Claus Shuffle and I wanted […]

5 Reasons I’m Thankful for Fitness

5 Reasons I’m Thankful for Fitness

With American Thanksgiving over, I hope you are spending today exactly as you want.  Whether it be shopping till you drop or opting outside.  I’m drafting this post ahead of time, so I’m hoping to get outside for a hike today.  But who knows with […]

Happy (American) Thanksgiving (TOL #10)

Happy (American) Thanksgiving (TOL #10)

It’s American Thanksgiving today (Canadian Thanksgiving is rightfully in October).  I’m up at my in-laws house eating a traditional Thanksgiving Meal and studying for my Certified Quality Engineer exam.  I figured I would take a quick break to write up a Thinking Out Loud Thursday […]

Black Friday Deals 2018 – Fitness in New England

Black Friday Deals 2018 – Fitness in New England

I feel like I’ve been getting Black Friday emails since last Friday.  With so many great deals on local running races I figured I would try to compile them in a post.  Please comment below if you know of something I should add to the […]

It doesn’t just heal on it’s own

It doesn’t just heal on it’s own

Don’t Forget to enter my Crazy Compression Giveaway (ends December 4th) When I was a teenager and young adult, I was a very competitive athlete.  So competitive, that when the doctor told me to take 6 weeks off to deal with a sprained shoulder I […]

Crazy for Crazy Compression

Crazy for Crazy Compression

It’s no secret that I’m Crazy for Crazy Compression socks (I know, cheesy).  But did you know that I was first introduced to the company through a blogger giveaway?  Well today I’m giving you a chance to do the same. I didn’t win that first giveaway.  […]