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It’s 2013!! What are your goals? Here’s my first post for this year!

RaceUSA Mobile App is Lauching–Are You Ready??

Hello all!! Well it's been some time since I have updated my blog! Life has been pretty crazy!!!    I have been involved in a 90-day app challenge.  You can read about what it's all about here: One of the things I wanted to let you know about is that I am Continue Reading

“Why I Run” — by Joy Packard

Everyone has their own reasons of why they run. For some, it's to meditate, for others, it might be to beat a personal time. Yet for some, it's to get fit. First of all, I never have thought of myself as a runner. Even to this day, it sounds kind of funny to me. :) I did not like to run when I was Continue Reading

Well…I WON!!

Won what you might ask?? I saw an email from a local guy who puts on a lot of the local runs. He sent something that was inviting us to enter a contest. Contest? I love those things. ;) I had to write a story on "Why I Run." Out of 1000 or so participants, they were to pick about 15 people to win an Continue Reading

Inspirational Video: Running Down 120 Pounds

There are many things in life that inspire me--my parents, my family, my children..and then there's RUNNING. ;) I love how running let's you focus on the here and now, on what YOU want to accomplish. Running is not an easy thing to do, but ANYONE can do it. I like to relate it to the fact that Continue Reading

2nd 1/2 Marathon Update

Athens Greece Preparation

This past weekend, I witnessed 2 of my brother-in-laws run a full marathon. Wow--what an accomplishment! This, as most of you know, is one of my life-long dreams. I will be starting my "formal" training on Apr. 17th to prepare to run Marathon of all Marathons in Athens, Greece on November 13, 2011. Continue Reading

Dave’s Track Meet

So it was March 2, 2011 around 6 p.m. I was at my son's track meet and of all days in Houston, Tx., it was actually starting to get cold out there! ;) The things we do as Moms to sit on the bleachers, cheer our kids, and freeze our buns off. :) Well, as you can see from this video you will watch, Continue Reading

Video update 2011

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1st 10k race – Conoco Phillips Rodeo Run

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