Race Day Pep Talk: You’ve got this!

It’s FINALLY race day!! You’ve made it! All of those training runs are ready to be put to the test and your legs are ready to run! Here are 10 things I want you to remember as you get ready to cross that finish line, k? Running is not just a physical sport but I […]

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10 tips for beginner runners

We all have to be a beginner at some point, right? Starting new at something can be incredibly humbling, sometimes scary, and most of the time overwhelming. But, when it comes to starting a new fitness hobby like running there are a few tips you can use to make the “beginning” process a little easier. […]

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House #3–“Gunpowder” Progress Part 1

So, after you’ve seen the “BEFORE” pictures of our 3rd home renovation progress, it’s time for the progress report for this one! Boy, were we in for some serious work. And by work, I mainly mean paint. Paint, paint and more paint! At this point in the flipping game, we were well aware that painting […]

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House #2–“Breckenridge” Progress- Part 1

I didn’t get to do a “progress” post for our first renovation because I wasn’t on top of my “reno” game as we were all in the learning phase. But, I made sure to take as many pictures of each of our projects as I could with our 2nd home. Like I said before, seeing […]

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House #2–“Breckenridge” Before

House #2 was a lucky find for us. You can’t quite tell by these “before” pictures, but overall it really was such a great house even before we were able to put our touch on it. When we came across this one when we were in the market for the second flip house, we took […]

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Favorite things Friday

Happy Friday to you! I hope your week has been great in every way! Ever had one of those weeks where everything seems to go up in flames all at the same time? That’s been the name of the game for me lately, so I’ve just decided to embrace it. If everything was the same […]

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Week #1 Half Marathon Training Recap

Just like that week #1 is in the books for this half training cycle! It flew by and didn’t kill me, so I’d say it was a win! ๐Ÿ˜‰ I feel like I’ve been developing a really good solid based of running over the past couple of months so I feel like it’s made a […]

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How to choose + train for your first 5k race

Races are my jam, always have been and always will be. There’s absolutely nothing more motivating to me than knowing I’ve signed up and paid my way into an upcoming race. It doesn’t matter the distance, they’re the same come race day-exciting, nerve wracking and down right fun! So, you’ve decided to sign up for […]

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My favorite kitchen staples

Hello, hello! I have to start off this post by apologizing for going MIA for a bit over the past few weeks. Our current flip house went under major construction (i.e. basically no kitchen whatsoever! (and saw dust/dry wall everywhere.) SO needless to say I wasn’t able to get to blog near as much as […]

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Wednesday Randoms

Happy Hump Day to you! There’s something super exciting about a short week, am I right? When I used to work 9-5 in an office, short weeks were the absolute WORST because it was like everything exploded and went nuts in those 4 “short” days. But, I’m beyond thankful now that I can fully appreciate […]

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