With storms looming I knew I needed to get this done despite 87 degree temps and strong winds. The first mile was easy, the last two not so much. My breathing was the only thing I struggled with, thankfully. I’ve got happy IT bands and knees thanks to @novorenew finally. If you like to give… Continue reading Monday Runday
Kick the Ibuprofen Habit They’re in every medicine cabinet, the go-to for almost any ache or pain. They’re NSAIDs (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs) like ibuprofen. The good news is they work. The bad news? NSAID side effects can include an increase in high blood pressure, kidney damage, and severe gastrointestinal problems. Overuse These problems tend to… Continue reading Kick the habit!!!
How do you run so much? Don’t your knees hurt? Isn’t running bad for your knees?? These are several questions I get asked daily, so here’s my story! I started running back in junior high school as a way to try and be involved and get to know people and continued running throughout my high… Continue reading Why I run…My story in a nutshell
A few weeks ago I was contacted by a company to try out their product that was not only all natural, but good for anti-inflammatory as well as aiding in bone and collagen health. The company is Novo Renew, and I talked a little about it yesterday. As a middle aged runner, my knees and… Continue reading Exciting opportunity
My husband I decided shortly after running the Disney wine and dine half marathon that we wanted to run another half. We hadn’t properly trained for that half due to good old general life, so we thought, “Let’s do it right this time.” We signed up for the Gasparilla half marathon and started training shortly there… Continue reading Gasparilla half marathon, 2019